What is the Best Flooring for Soundproofing?

visual image of soundproofing flooring

When installing new flooring into your residential or commercial building, there’s more to consider than just the aesthetic you want. Certain floor types offer superior soundproofing to limit the noise transfer between the floors of your space. Soundproofing also varies depending on the installation process. While carpeting is the least expensive method of soundproof flooring, cork, engineered hardwood, laminate, and … Read More

How Much Does It Cost to Install Laminate Flooring in Vancouver?

learn more about how much does it cost to install the laminate flooring for your home

There is so much choice out there when it comes to flooring. Settling on a decision can be tough so it’s important to consider what you’re looking for in your flooring. Laminate is a great option for those who desire the look of hardwood, without the extra cost and maintenance. As there are many varieties of laminate, this type of … Read More

Installing King Stonelock Vinyl Floors

In this post, we will be showing you how to install the King Stonelock Vinyl Click floors. Unlike many floors where you have to glue down, nail down, or peel and stick, these vinyl floors have a clicking mechanism that allows the floors to have seamless edges once installed properly. The butt-ends profile will always be visible, this gives the … Read More

Things to Know Before Buying Engineered Flooring

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Engineered wood is slowly creeping up to be one of the most in-demand flooring types on the market, and it’s no mystery as to why. Engineered wood floors combine all of the things that we love about both synthetic and natural hardwood materials—mostly that they are easy to clean like linoleum floors with the high-end look of hardwood.   However, … Read More

Pros and Cons of Engineered Hardwood

Advantages and disadvantages of engineered flooring for you home

It seems that we are hearing about engineered hardwood floors everywhere these days, so you’re not alone if you are wondering whether or not this flooring type is worth the hype. There are many good reasons as to why engineered flooring is gaining in popularity, but it’s understandable if you’re dubious. Here is a selection of the pros and cons … Read More

Can You Use Engineered Wood Flooring in a Bathroom?

understand why should use engineered flooring for your home bathroom

“Engineered wood” may sound like it’s something out of the future, but this trusted floor type has actually been around since the 1960s. In fact, engineering wood flooring was first invented as a way to easily cover the surfaces of structures that were built on concrete slabs and may not have been receptive to traditional flooring.  Since this time, homeowners … Read More

Do I Need Underlayment to Install Vinyl Plank Flooring?

underlayment might be an option for vinyl flooring for your floor

When it’s time to change up your flooring, you will want to make sure that everything is done right. After all, failing to follow the proper steps could result in a project taking longer than anticipated — or worse, a project having to be completely redone.  Vinyl plank flooring is one of the easiest types of flooring to install, but … Read More

How Do You Make Laminate Floors Shine?

tips on how to make your laminate flooring shine

Laminate flooring may be a relatively new arrival to the scene — it only really gained popularity in North America in the 1990s — but it has made quite a name for itself as a durable, attractive, and inexpensive alternative to hardwood. One of the most beloved things about laminate flooring is how easy it is to clean. However, if … Read More

Is Laminate Flooring Suitable for a Bathroom?

Laminate flooring can use for bathroom flooring but both with pros and cons

Laminate flooring is beloved for its durability and relatively low costs, as well as its multipurpose use. However, is it really suitable for use in every room in the house? While we wouldn’t bat an eye at seeing laminate floorboards in the living room or bedroom, how advisable is it to use laminate flooring in the bathroom? In short, yes, … Read More

Are Hardwood Floors Good in the Kitchen?

install a hardwood in your home kitchen can be an option

If you’re currently renovating or building a house, then chances are you have to make a decision about what kind of materials you should use for your kitchen’s floors. Although ceramic is the most obvious choice, there are many reasons to consider installing hardwood floors in the kitchen.  It’s obvious that hardwood flooring is attractive and durable, but is it … Read More