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Water damage on flooring

Advantages of Waterproof Flooring

As the weather transitions to the rainy season, your floors become vulnerable to wet shoes, drippy umbrellas, and muddy paws, which could cause many issues to the surface and below, including warping, peeling, and moisture build-up. If you have regular floors, it’s time to make a change to waterproof flooring before the storm arrives. Let’s …

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Hardwood flooring adds a touch of elegance, warmth, and beauty.

How to Pick Hardwood Flooring for Your Home

Hardwood flooring brings a unique and elegant touch to your home. From different shades to wood grains, there are many factors to consider when shopping for hardwood floors. Where do you begin? Below we provided helpful tips and ideas to get started. Hardwood Species Before deciding on the wood species, there are three major deciding …

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Dog laying near dirty paw prints on wood flooring.

Best Floors for Pet Owners

All pet owners love their furry friends, but messes, scratches, and accidents occur. No matter how well trained they are, things happen. In order to help prevent homes from being worn down by pets, pet-friendly flooring is a must. There are 3 main concerns for all pet owners when they replace their flooring:  Durability Ease …

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Little girl running through a sprinkler. Parents need waterproof flooring.

Wet Summer Floors

Temperatures are reliably hitting triple digits here in Placer County. That means lots of trips in and out of the pool to cool off. Even if you don’t have a pool, the kids are still coming in dripping from the sprinklers and having water balloon fights. Playing in the water during summer is a time-old …

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Luxury Vinyl Planks are the best flooring for summer pool party hosts

Summer Living in Placer County

Placer County-It’s time to splish and splash! When the temperature rises, the itch for outdoor fun ensues—pool parties, sprinkler fun, yummy barbecue, sticky sweets, oh my.  With your children on summer break and summer fun in full effect, that means the interior of your home is exposed to more dirt, wet feet, spills, dust, and …

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Luxury Vinyl Planks

Say Hello to Luxury Vinyl Planks

Are you thinking about upgrading your floors? Luxury Vinyl Planks (LVP) is looking better than ever! Luxury Vinyl comes in various styles, colors, and patterns to match your lifestyle and design personality. LVP is more popular now than before because of its versatility and simulation. With the advancement in technology, you get a luxurious look …

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Hardwood Floor FAQs

What do species, grain, and cut mean? Hardwood styles are the result of the wood species available. Some of the more common species are domestic red/white oak, European oak, maple, walnut, cherry, ash, hickory or pecan. Each species has its own unique personality or character dictated by its graining and textures. The graining on the …

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Preparing For Carpet Installation

You’ve learned all there is to know about carpet, shopped smart, made your best choice, and now it’s just a matter of waiting for the materials and the installation day(s).  You know better, of course. The next step is to be prepared and knowledgeable for the day when the new carpet or flooring will transform …

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