5 Portland Floor Options That Will Blow You Away

5 Portland Floor Options That Will Blow You Away

The floor of your home is the foundation for everything that makes your house a home. It establishes your color palette and the style that you want to feel within your space. There’s virtually no limit to the Portland floor options that you have available, given...
Luxury Vinyl Tile Now 6% Of All Flooring Renovations

Luxury Vinyl Tile Now 6% Of All Flooring Renovations

Luxury Vinyl Tile now makes up a huge 6% of all flooring renovations according to a recent study from Home Innovation Research Labs Annual Consumer Practices Survey. In our Portland flooring store we have seen this trend first hand as our customers have increasingly...
Best Floor Types For Kid’s Bedrooms

Best Floor Types For Kid’s Bedrooms

If you’re going to reach for the stars, you better have good flooring. At least, that’s what we like to say. And, for families with young children, what other room in the home gets to play host to imaginations run wild and the activities that would support such, than...
Does Floating Floors Mean What You Think?

Does Floating Floors Mean What You Think?

In the classic film, The Princess Bride, fictional character Inigo Montoya made this famous quote, “You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” For most, outside of the industry, the same just might apply to the understanding of the use...
Laminate Wood Flooring – What You Need To Know

Laminate Wood Flooring – What You Need To Know

Capturing the aesthetics of real wood, laminate wood flooring, with its layered construction for durability, is a stylish, affordable and popular choice for many homeowners and businesses. Though laminate flooring was invented in 1977 by the Swedish company Pergo,...
Carpeting vs Hardwood Floors

Carpeting vs Hardwood Floors

The art of creating a stylish and peaceful home interior and every day living environment can be overwhelming, given all the options and various materials to make decisions on. One of the most essential decisions to be made is choosing between hardwood floors or...
Hardwood Flooring Samples Are Important

Hardwood Flooring Samples Are Important

When you make the decision to put in new hardwood flooring, you have many things to consider. At the heart of the decision is looking at the hardwood floor options you have to choose from, which is often done by using hardwood flooring sample boards. Sample boards are...
Home Design – More Than Wood Floors

Home Design – More Than Wood Floors

Whether you are planning to renovate your Portland home or building a new home in Beaverton or some other suburb, you are beginning to realize that home design goes well beyond hardwood flooring. Yes wood floors are an integral and foundational component in home...
Lumber Liquidators Dangerous Wood Flooring – The Facts

Lumber Liquidators Dangerous Wood Flooring – The Facts

The last thing consumers who purchased certain types of wood flooring from Lumber Liquidators thought they would be concerned about was their health, but that’s just what some one hundred thousand or so consumers are faced with. The embattled wood flooring...