Environmentally Friendly Flooring

As the economy recovers, homeowners across the nation are investing in their homes, playing catch-up on home-improvement projects that were postponed earlier in the recession. Naturally, many of these projects are infused with eco-friendly elements as consumers are constantly looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint. Green flooring has become increasingly popular and with…

Choosing Basement Flooring

Selecting a basement floor can be an overwhelming part of your basement finishing project. Many different materials are available- carpet, tile, laminate, engineered wood and others. Here are some important points to keep in mind when making your decision. First of all you will need to determine how well your flooring will have to hold…

Is Bamboo Flooring Right for You?

So, I have been asked by Basement Dave, my home remodeling comrade, to write an article on bamboo and cork flooring.  Being a flooring professional, and by nature a very helpful person, I of course responded with a resounding “yes” to my colleague’s request.  After much deliberation I feel I should stick with the subject…