What is a Tile Sealer? A sealer is a liquid coat applied to the porous surface of the tile or grout, to protect them from oxidation, natural deterioration and day-to-day wear. Typically speaking, sealers are used to protect unglazed tiles and grouts from absorbing stains. Take a look at these . . . Read more
Before you can stand back and admire your new kitchen floor, there’s a thing or two you need to know about the installation process that will provide your floors with a smoother finish and more stable surface.
Underlayment is a vital addition to your laminate floor installation and serves many functions. Underlayment adds a level of comfort to laminate floors, provides soundproofing qualities, helps to protect the flooring from moisture, and helps to even out minor imperfections of the subfloor to ensure that your laminate flooring is installed . . . Read more
When it comes to flooring, the more muffled the sound, the better, especially in a multi-story building, house, apartment, or condominium. Fortunately, there are several good flooring choices with effective dampening properties to reduce sound transmission. Sound is transmitted when hard objects, like hard-soled shoes, furniture, dropped objects, or even . . . Read more
Radiant floor heating is rapidly becoming a popular option in new home construction in the United States due to its cost-effective efficiency. There are three different types of radiant heating systems: hydronic, electric, and air-heated. Electric and hydronic radiant heating systems are more efficient, and consequently more popular, than air-heated . . . Read more