Tile flooring is a great long-term option for your home. It is one of the most durable materials that you can choose. Unfortunately, the grout can make tile floors a little more work than they need to be. Having worked for a company that cleans and waxes tile flooring, I have learned a lot about taking care of tile flooring and grout to protect it from needing replaced prematurely. On my site you will learn about different grout options, as well as tips for keeping the grout from becoming discolored and stained. Hopefully, it will help you take the work out of owning a tile floor in your home.
18 January 2016
Even if you have hardwood flooring throughout your home, you may want the feeling of stepping on fluffy, soft carpeting when you wake up in the morning. With there being so many kinds of carpeting, you may be wondering which one is best for your bedroom. Four popular carpet fibers that work great for a bedroom are polyester, acrylic, nylon, and wool. Before you make a decision, you should know the difference between the options you have to pick from.
30 November 2015
Making a brick wall in your garden is a great DIY home improvement job to undertake. The process of bricklaying is relatively simple and you can save a lot of money by doing it yourself. In order to complete the job you will need a few tools and materials. To begin, enough brick to complete your wall, as well as enough mortar to bind the bricks together. If you're building your own foundation then you'll need concrete and a mortar joint to make the foundation strong.
25 August 2015
After having new carpet installed in your office, keeping the carpet in excellent condition becomes a priority. While this task isn't rocket science, some people don't know as much about carpet care as they think. The primary reason this statement is true is the reality that there are a number of myths circulating when it comes to carpet care. Knowing how to differentiate these myths from reality is step number one for keeping your carpet in great condition.
24 June 2015
If you want to save money on your energy bills, many improvements may be out of your budget. Things like upgrading your HVAC, installing new roofing and renovating your exterior can cost you thousands of dollars. Replacing your windows entirely may also be an expense that you cannot afford. If you want to improve energy efficiency of your home, and keep the green in your pocket, here are some affordable projects that you may want to consider:
16 June 2015
Your carpet is an investment. Protecting your carpet from an untimely demise will improve the appearance and value of your home. But if you have kids, this can be an never-ending battle. Follow these tips to prevent and manage muddy footprints. Preventing Tracked-In Mud The most obvious and easiest way to prevent mud from being tracked in on your carpeted floors is to establish a rule that children and adults cannot wear shoes in the house.