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Flooring Transition from the Kitchen to the Living Room

The living room and the kitchen are two of the most-used rooms in the home but their needs are very different, which often results in two different flooring types in these spaces. Keep the look between the two rooms smooth and safe by ensure that proper transitions are installed between . . . Read more

How to Soundproof Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are a popular choice for many homeowners because of their classic beauty and excellent durability. Despite all their benefits, the main downside to hardwood floors is that they don’t absorb sound very well. Even if your household doesn’t have pets or children, the simple act of walking across . . . Read more

Pavers vs. Concrete: What’s the Difference?

Are you planning on sprucing up your driveway, walkway, or patio? If so, you’ll likely consider two very different but very popular materials: pavers and concrete. While they’re the most common options for renovations of this type, each has unique pros and cons worth considering. Use this guide to figure . . . Read more

Renovation Gone Wrong: When to Hire A Contractor

Renovation projects and upgrades are often on the minds of new homebuyers and settled homeowners alike. While consulting a professional is always the safest option, many people try to make a go of it themselves and end up deep in the throes of a remodel nightmare. Before you start pulling . . . Read more

How to Replace Damaged Areas of Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood flooring adds an elegant touch to any home, whether you lay the floor yourself or have original, antique flooring. However, damaged areas of hardwood flooring can not only wreck the aesthetic of the room, but they can also throw your OCD into high gear. Fortunately, replacing damaged areas of . . . Read more