Are you considering installing hardwood flooring in your home? Learn more about the right types of wood and installation tips.

Top Tips For Using A Tile Scribe

15 January 2016
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When it comes to cutting tiles, a good tool to use is a tile scribe.  As with using many tiling tools, practice makes perfect and there's a definite knack to achieving a good result.  Here are some top tips to help you master using a tile scribe. The right equipment It doesn't matter how adept you are in technique; if your equipment is substandard, your end result will be too.  Always buy the most expensive and best-quality tools you can afford. Read More …

How To Sand A Concrete Floor

14 January 2016
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Instead of opting for expensive wooden flooring, many homeowners are choosing to sand and finish exposed concrete flooring instead.  With a little effort and basic DIY experience, you can transform your plain, concrete floor into a smooth, shiny surface.  Read on to find out more. What you'll need broom vacuum cleaner floor sander (hire one from a tool hire shop if you don't have one) sanding discs (one coarse grit and one fine grit) eye protection dust masks mop and bucket epoxy surface treatment paint brush How to do it Read More …

Taking Good Care of Your Hardwood Flooring

13 January 2016
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There are many different ways that you can add style and function to your home. Installing hardwood floors is a great way to ensure that the value of your property is maintained. Hardwood floors look beautiful and shiny, but only if they are well cared for. In between professional cleanings, there are care tips designed for hardwood floors that you can follow to ensure that your floors have a long lifespan and retain visual appeal. Read More …

Cork Flooring | 3 Considerations for Installing Cork Floors in Kitchens

13 January 2016
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Cork flooring is not only comfortable underfoot, but it also produces a stylish finish for any room, including your kitchen. Cooks looking for comfort and convenience will love the idea of cork flooring in kitchens, thanks to its springiness and softness, making standing for longer durations less stressful on legs, feet and backs. If you're planning to install cork flooring for your kitchen, be sure to consider these factors. Colour Choices Read More …

About Me
Hardwood flooring installation

I love the look of hardwood flooring. It gains character as it ages and you see the warmth of the wood come out. It's not as easy to install as some of the new laminate floors, but I can guarantee you that 10 years down the track the extra work you put into installing the flooring is obvious in the better condition of the flooring. If you are contemplating hardwood flooring this blog will be a useful resource. It has a guide to choosing the right types of wood and tips to make sure your installation is as flawless as possible.