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11 Top Hardwood Flooring Trends You Will Love!

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 10:00 AM

Hardwood floors are truly classic. They make a home look welcoming and beautiful whether covered with area rugs or bare. When cared for, they will withstand the test of time better than most floor coverings. They also add considerable resale value to your home.

As classic as wood floors are,..

Interested in a Wood Accent Wall?

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 10:00 AM

Might you be interested in a wood accent wall? Installing a wood accent wall or island surround can be a great way to update your space! 

It's the kind of project you can do as a DIY project as well as work with Floor Décor Design Center to create it. 

Here's how.

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

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 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.  

Both oil and water based polyurethanes are like..

Our 3 Most Popular Hardwood Floor Brands: Mirage, Provenza, Anderson

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:00 AM

Would you like to know which are Floor Décor Design Center's most popular hardwood floor brands? There are three - Mirage Hardwood, Provenza Hardwood and Anderson, and we'll explain why in this article. 

Taking the Confusion Out of Hardwood Floor Care

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 10:00 AM

If you rely on a search engine to figure out how to care for your hardwood floors, you'll find the resulting information downright confusing, not to mention often wrong.

Why Does Pre-Finished Hardwood Flooring Have Beveled Edges?

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:00 AM

Are you shopping for hardwood flooring and wondering about beveled edges vs. square edges? It's a question we are frequently asked, especially about pre-finished hardwood.

What is the Cost to Refinish Hardwood Flooring?

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 10:00 AM

If you have hardwood flooring in your home, how does it look? Is it time to refinish, and what's the cost?

Your hardwood floors take a beating every day while tasked with the monumental responsibility of setting the design and tone for your entire home. Chances are eventually they are going to..

A Guide to Commercial Flooring Costs

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 10:00 AM

When it comes to commercial flooring, you'll find dozens of options available at different costs. But before you start picking out color schemes, you need to consider your property’s needs.

Commercial flooring must be able to withstand the heaviest level of foot traffic without the constant need..

How to Choose the Right Hardwood Floor for Your Home

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:00 AM

Do you love hardwood, especially on floors? If yes, here's how to choose the right hardwood floor for your home.  

This information comes from working closely with customers in and around Orange and Middletown, Connecticut, and answering their questions about what's available and what's best for..

How Much Do New Hardwood Floors Cost?

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 10:00 AM

Do you have your heart set on hardwood floors for your home and aren't sure how to budget for it? This article explores how much new wood floors cost.

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