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Size Matters: Choosing the Right Size Area Rug

Area rugs are excellent additions to your home décor, providing comfort, connectivity and protection to an otherwise hard floor and bare room. They also give a creative outlet for those who want to give the room its own style. But does size really matter? In a word – absolutely. Area rugs help to distinguish the…

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Life’s a Beach: Pros and Cons of Beach House Floors

Not all floors were created equal, especially when you live along the coast. Hypothetically speaking, floors that are used for homes inland can also work for your beach house, with good installation and regular maintenance. But life beside the sea means allowing the outside in. From kids and pets tracking in sand to the constant…

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The Best Kid Friendly Floors for Your Family

There is no such thing as a childproof floor. From the first steps of teetering toddlers to the countless crashes of toy block towers, kids will test the very ground they walk on. Luckily, parents have plenty of flooring options to the fit the needs of their growing families. If you want comfort… The forgiving…

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Pick Your Pile

There’s a lot to learn about the softer side of flooring. While patterns and colors may be the first to cross your mind, there are also paddings, fibers and many other options to choose from. However, one of the most important decisions homeowners will make regarding their new carpets is which pile to pick. “Pile”…

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What's in a flooring warranty?

What’s in a Flooring Warranty?

Living along the East Coast comes with beach and lifestyle benefits to be sure. There are also concerns – from hurricanes and sand to the economy. One thing’s for sure, the quality your home’s floors shouldn’t be one of the things that keeps you up at night! A good warranty will guarantee the condition of…

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How Do I Remove Red Wine Stains from Carpet?

How Do I Remove Red Wine Stains from Carpet?

Your dinner party was a success… except for the red wine stain that now stares at you from the carpet!   Accidents are bound to happen, and advice is plentiful… but do any of the suggestions ACTUALLY work?  There are great debates over the subject.  So we’ve searched far and wide and found the most-recommended…

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5 Tips for Keeping Tile in Top Shape

5 Tips to Keep Tile in Top Shape

Finally! Your kitchen renovation is complete.  New counters, cabinets, appliances, and of course beautiful tile floors.  But now how do you keep those beautiful tiles looking new? These 5 simple tips will help keep your tile surfaces in great shape.  With these easy maintenance tips, your tile floor will stay one of the most beautiful…

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2015 Flooring Trends for Coastal Homes

2015 Flooring Trends for Coastal Homes

From east to west, coastal home flooring is an enduring investment that can make an impression, make a statement and sometimes make the sale.  In 2015, floors in coastal Carolina homes are getting more attention and for good reason.  We’ll see growth in trends that favor woods going back to basics, super-soft high-tech carpets, and…

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