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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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