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What Are the Best Anti-Slip Flooring Options for Your Bathroom?

What Are the Best Anti-Slip Flooring Options for Your Bathroom?

November 25, 2022

Bathrooms can be slippery places. At a minimum, there’s a sink and a toilet that could be the source of water on the floor. In larger bathrooms, there could be a bathtub, a shower, or both. While flooring options in bathrooms tend to be more water resistant, they should also be slip-resistant so that people …

How to Furniture-Proof Your Floors

How to Furniture-Proof Your Floors

November 24, 2022

It’s important to take care of them so that they can continue to look their best. Taking good care of your floors can not only keep them looking nice for far longer but can also increase the lifespan of the flooring materials. Part of this is protecting your floors from your furniture. If you don’t …

How Flooding Can Damage Your Floors

How Flooding Can Damage Your Floors

October 17, 2022

No matter what type of floor you have, flooding can cause some damage. Even the most waterproof of floors isn’t necessarily capable of withstanding the amount of water that could come in during a flood. Floridians especially may need to be aware of what kind of damage flooding could cause due to the annual hurricanes …

How to Remove Mold from Flooring

How to Remove Mold from Flooring

October 3, 2022

Mold can grow almost anywhere there’s been moisture for extended periods of time. Even your floors can grow mold if there’s enough water damage to your floors. Fortunately, there are methods you can use to clean mold that has grown on your floors so you may not need a complete flooring replacement. How to remove …

How to Maximize the Lifespan of Your Floor

How to Maximize the Lifespan of Your Floor

September 19, 2022

New flooring can be quite an investment, so it’s important to know how to maintain your floors so they last as long as possible. Whether you have carpet, wood, or vinyl flooring, we have the information on how to maximize its lifespan. How Long Do Floors Last? Floors don’t last forever, but you should expect …

Signs Your Subfloor Needs to Be Replaced

Signs Your Subfloor Needs to Be Replaced

September 5, 2022

Signs Your Subfloor Needs to Be Replaced Because it’s hidden underneath your floor, the subfloor may not be something you think about very often. However, it plays a major role in supporting certain types of flooring, like hardwood floors or carpeting, which can’t be attached directly to the floor joists in your home. A subfloor …

New: 360 Virtual Tour of Our Showroom

New: 360 Virtual Tour of Our Showroom

August 22, 2022

At Flooring HQ, we’re pleased to announce our new 360-degree virtual tour of our showroom. Now, you can get an idea of the flooring types and styles that we offer without having to leave the house. Check out our wood, laminate, vinyl, tile, and carpeting options online from the comfort of your own home and …

11 Signs It’s Time for a New Floor

11 Signs It’s Time for a New Floor

August 15, 2022

Depending on the material, floors can last for a long time. Unfortunately, however, they don’t last forever, so it’s important for homeowners to keep an eye out for these signs that it’s time to replace the floor. #1 Your Floor Is Noisy When You Walk on It Creaking or squeaking when you walk on the …

How to Clean Carpet

How to Clean Carpet

July 25, 2022

There are three major parts of cleaning a carpet: regular cleaning, spot cleaning, and deep cleaning. Regular cleaning is the normal vacuuming that you would do to maintain the carpet. Spot cleaning is the cleaning up of spills that can occur. Deep cleaning is a much more thorough cleaning that should occur once or twice …