How to Keep Furniture From Scratching Wood Floors – the Creative Thinker’s Approach

Now that you’re finally living with the beautiful wood floors of your dreams, it’s time to think about how you’re going to keep those gorgeous floors looking new. If you search “how to keep furniture from scratching wood floors” you’ll see advice such as sticking your bed in a corner or attaching roller casters to … Read more

Customer Story: Cozy Carbonized in Connecticut

For the latest edition of our customer stories, we’re heading up north to Connecticut where Theresa Condict recently completed an expansive renovation. Using our strand woven carbonized bamboo floors, Theresa brought a natural, warm tone to some rooms needing an update. Up next (or down, perhaps): the stairs! Read more to learn how you could … Read more

Customer Stories: Charmed in Chincoteage

This month we are headed down to the coast of Virginia where Rob and Kim Segers recently renovated their rental unit in Chincoteague! The Segers proved their DIY capabilities by installing one of our newer products: Oyster Shell Rigid Core Bamboo click lock flooring. Keep reading to find out more about the Segers’ project and … Read more

Bamboo Flooring Discoloration: How Does It Happen?

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The sun has a way of changing things: just ask any raisin.  The rays from the sun change grapes into raisins and currants. And that’s a good thing because raisins and currants are delicious! But those same sun rays can change the appearance of any hardwood floor – including bamboo flooring. To some that’s a … Read more

Laminate vs Vinyl Flooring – Who Wins a Head-to-Head Matchup?

Shopping for flooring and confused by the options? Both luxury vinyl plank flooring and laminate plank flooring offer two economical options for engineered flooring. Let’s compare and see if one is better than the other. The answers may surprise you. Comparing Luxury Vinyl Plank to Laminate Flooring – The Big Picture In a head-to-head matchup, … Read more

Are Sustainable Products Expensive?

Everyone wants to go green, but who wants to lay out a big pile of green in the process? There’s a misconception that buying sustainable products is more expensive than their traditional alternatives.  But that’s not always the case. When you consider the alternatives, often you’ll discover that sustainable products cost more upfront but save … Read more

Linoleum vs Vinyl: A Comparison of Laminate Lookalikes

If you’re looking for affordable flooring options, you’ve most likely come across linoleum and vinyl. These two materials are comparable in affordability, and they share certain traits that allow them to be installed in kitchens or other potentially wet places. The two are sold in a few different versions: sheets, planks, and tiles. Thus, if … Read more

Top Flooring Trends You’ll See in 2022

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Is 2022 your year? If you are finally ready to tackle that remodel project you’ve been dreaming of, congrats! This is an exciting time for homeowners like you who want to make your space your own. Home remodels have risen in the last few years, and 2022 will be no different. So as you work … Read more