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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 …

Choosing the Perfect Floor for You

Choosing the Perfect Floor for You

May 22, 2020

You have a variety of options when choosing a floor. Hardwood, laminate, carpet, and tile are the most popular, but how do you choose between them? Let’s take a look at a few of the qualities of each. Hardwood Hardwood floors are made of 100% wood and hardwood has a beautiful and timeless look. It …

Types of Craftsman Flooring

Types of Craftsman Flooring

March 26, 2020

The American Craftsman style of home exemplifies handcrafted quality and locally sourced, natural materials. Starting at the end of the 19th century, the Craftsman style showed the rise of the middle class, moving away from the vast and opulatant Victorian styles, and embracing a downsized informal bungalow. Inspired by the English Arts and Crafts movement, …

Could New Flooring Be Better for Your Health?

Could New Flooring Be Better for Your Health?

September 17, 2019

We do many things with our health in mind, but selecting flooring is usually not one of them. Failing to think of health when choosing new flooring could be a mistake, however, as floors can be around for years to come and can impact the health of you and your family members in many ways. …

Should You Go with Laminate or Hardwood?

Should You Go with Laminate or Hardwood?

September 16, 2018

Wood flooring looks beautiful and is a desirable flooring option for many homes. The warm hues and gorgeous grains can add class and a certain timelessness to a room. Both hardwood and laminate can help to achieve this look, but each has pros and cons that should be considered with your specific situation and needs …

What Does Installing Hardwood Floors Entail?

What Does Installing Hardwood Floors Entail?

May 16, 2018

Hardwood floors are known as a timeless pick that will last a long time and fit with nearly any type of décor. Hardwood floors hold their value because they can be sanded, stained, and refinished many times before they need to be replaced. If you’re thinking about purchasing hardwood floors, though, you may be wondering …