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How to Prevent Flooring Problems Prior to Installation

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:00 AM

If you're intent on preventing flooring problems, you'll want to address any issues prior to installing your new floors. Here are the top seven sources of problems that you will want your flooring professional to check into when you next replace your floors.

Add Calm and Stability to Your Floors and Walls with Classic Blue

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:05 AM

Whereas last year's Pantone Color of the Year was Living Coral, for 2020 the Institute choose Classic Blue, a color that adds calm and stability to floors and walls.

Realistic Expectations when buying new flooring

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 10:00 AM

An important aspect of being fully satisfied with your flooring purchase is to have realistic expectations about how it will perform over time in your home. After all, your flooring should match the traffic needs of your household as well as work with your design preferences. 

For that reason,..

New Year, New Home Remodel Project?

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 10:00 AM

What new home remodel project might you undertake this new year? 

That's not to say you have to take on something big. Small projects are good for the soul, too. And they usually need to happen before you take on a big one.

Regardless, here are ideas to think about if a home remodel project of..

Back Splash Tile Cost Guide

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 10:00 AM

Are you considering a back splash for your kitchen? If yes, you'll find this back splash tile cost guide valuable for understanding the budget implications associated with bringing your vision to life.

Holiday Decorating Tips From Floor Decor's Interior Designers

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:00 AM

Are you welcoming friends and family to your home during the holidays?  If yes, you may enjoy these five holiday decorating tips from Floor Decor Design Center's talented design team. 

Which is a Better Hardwood Floor Finish: Oil-Based or Water-Based?

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 10:00 AM

Which is better: an oil-based or a water-based hardwood floor finish?

Many of our customers frequently ask us this question when they buy hardwood flooring and the answer is it depends. Both have their pros and cons, as we detail in this article.  

Donate Toys for Tots at Floor Decor Design Center!

Sunday, November 24, 2019 11:00 AM

This holiday season, please drop off toys for the Marine Toys for Tots Program at Floor Decor Design Center in Orange, Connecticut, to bring the joy of Christmas to children in need. Between now and December 18, simply bring new unwrapped toys to 555 Boston Post Road, across from Trader Joe's.

Introducing Cleo Home Flooring

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 10:00 AM

Are you familiar with Cleo Home Flooring? It's another exciting product introduction that we think you'll love!

Introducing COREtec Wood

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:00 AM

Are you familiar with COREtec Wood? It's a new flooring product introduction now available at Floor Decor Design Center in Orange and Middletown, Connecticut. Here's detail on it so you are fully in the  know.

Michael Phoenix, Floor Decor Design Center

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