How to Remove Bostik Glue the right Way

Bostik glue can be used on engineered hardwood flooring and ceramic tile.

Bostik Best Glue is one of the most used adhesives for hardwood flooring on the market today. This super strong glue is one of few that has an installation warranty, when used in combination with Mirage engineered wood flooring. While Bostik is more than capable of holding your flooring in place, it can be a bit more difficult to remove from unwanted areas, especially after it has cured. The best way to remove Bostik glue is to remove it as you proceed through the installation process. Continue reading

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WHY USE CORK UNDERLAYMENT?

CORK UNDERLAYMENT
WHY USE CORK UNDERLAYMENT?
Natural cork composition is an excellent underlayment material, providing a good sound barrier, insulation value, & stress crack protection. Cork offers significant benefit over alternative materials and is economical. Continue reading
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Laminate Flooring: A Dependable Wood Flooring Substitute

Laminate Flooring: A Dependable Wood Flooring Substitute

No one here at global hardwood and supplies will argue the fact that though some flooring materials may get close, nothing will ever completely duplicate the look and feel of hardwood flooring. However, there are some applications for which hardwood is poorly suited, and trying to use wood in these situations will end up costing you more money in the end. Fortunately, there is a solution that will give you the same look, but will be able to withstand the moisture, and it’s not the vinyl flooring you may expect. Continue reading

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Laminate Flooring VS Carpets

Laminate Flooring VS Carpets

There is a range of ways to laminate your floor, and with prices ranging to suit most budgets it could be worthwhile considering the merits of laminate over more traditional carpets or other types of flooring. Continue reading

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How to Selecting the right laminate flooring

Selecting the laminate flooring that suits you.

Unlike hardwood, laminate flooring will not stain, fade, dent and are far more scratch and water resistant. Entry level laminate floors is designed for light traffic areas and come with warranties ranging from 10 to 15 years. Continue reading

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Engineered Hardwood Flooring How to take Care of it

Engineered Hardwood Flooring How to take Care of it .
Caring for engineered flooring is a very simple and trouble-free process as long as it is a part of your regular cleaning routine. Keeping the floor as free of dirt, debris, grit and spills as possible will maintain and retain the original look of your flooring for the longest period. Continue reading
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Solid Flooring vs Engineered Floors

Solid Flooring vs. Engineered Floors
Here are my thoughts after 20 years in the business in regards to Engineered Floors vs. 3/4 Solid.
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Engineered Hardwood Floors – Overview

Engineered Hardwood Floors – Overview
When looking to invest in long-lasting and attractive flooring in areas where humidity is an issue, one of the things to look out for is a flooring material that is likely to respond to environmental changes without losing any of its structural stability, or its attractiveness. A solution that many have discovered for versatility, attractiveness, and with a robust design noted for structural stability is engineered hardwood flooring. Continue reading
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How to Apply Duraseal Water Based Polyurethane Satin Finish Instructions

How to Apply Duraseal Water Based Polyurethane Satin Finish Instructions.
Dura Seal water-based polyurethane satin finish is a sealant applied over wood floors to give them a finished look. Quick and easy to apply, it is a single-component urethane wood floor finish that provides the look and durability of traditional oil-based polyurethane hardwood floor finishes. Applying the finish to your hardwood floors not only provides excellent durability, but also makes them look extra shiny. Continue reading
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