Waterproof Flooring 101

Waterproof flooring seems like an easy fix to those messy spills, or pets having accidents. However, not all flooring may be the best for waterproofing an area in your home. When used to describe flooring materials, the term organic refers to plant-based materials, such as solid hardwood, engineered wood, or bamboo. When presented with moisture, […]

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Tim McAdoo’s LVP Tips and More

Marketing in the flooring industry doesn’t always tell the correct story about a product. Two terms, in particular, are in the Luxury Vinyl Plank (LVP) market and are not always truthful or covered by warranty: Waterproof Covers over dips in the subfloor Waterproof is the most overused word today in the flooring world. Since its introduction to the […]

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How Thermal Expansion Affects LVT Products

Ah, the feeling of warm rays of sunshine beating down on you. Doesn’t everyone love some good old sunshine? Sadly, some of your flooring products do not. Every year it seems as if there are more and more cases of LVT products that are growing/expanding and then gapping, especially at the end joints. More than […]

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How to Choose the Best Rug Pad for Your Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood flooring is truly the cream of the crop when it comes to flooring that lasts for a long time, and makes any space look stunning. With that being said, if you don’t take care of your hardwood flooring the way that your Flooring Professional recommends, they may not last as long as you had […]

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Benefits of Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT) Flooring

LVT Flooring, or luxury vinyl tile, is a vinyl tile made of different layers that make for one of the most durable and versatile flooring materials out there. Luxury vinyl tiles and planks offer the highest levels of design and durability available in vinyl flooring. This material is designed to keep floors protected, especially in […]

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What You Need to Know About Antimicrobial & Antibacterial Cork Floors

What if there was a flooring material that stopped the growth of bacteria and harmful microorganisms, keeping your home as clean, and safe, as ever? You’re in luck. With the help of the natural antimicrobial and antibacterial factors found in cork flooring, you’re able to keep away those pesky germs with ease. Let’s take a […]

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Pros and Cons of Bamboo Flooring

Are you getting tired of your hardwood floors, or is your carpet looking worn down? Interested in getting new flooring? Bamboo flooring is becoming one of the most popular flooring options today! Widely picking up in popularity because it is known to be very environmentally friendly, bamboo flooring offers many different benefits, as well as […]

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Tim’s Quarterly Installation Tips Fall 2018

As we close out the 3rd Quarter of 2018, most of us in the middle Atlantic States have endured one of the wettest summers in history. The Carolinas have been hit with Hurricane Florence that dumped tremendous amounts of rain. With all that moisture, we have endured challenging installation issues. Homes are filled with high […]

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Top 8 Reasons to Choose Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring (LVT)

Luxury Vinyl Tile flooring (LVT) is here to stay, so why not take the leap and install it in your home? If you need a little more motivation and courage to make the transition, here are the top 8 reasons you should choose luxury vinyl tile as your home’s primary flooring material. 1. It’s kid and […]

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Cork Flooring Maintenance: The Basics

With numerous benefits and environmental impacts, cork flooring is becoming more and more popular in homes today. Cork is well known to keep your wine tasting fresh, but that doesn’t mean that it will always keep your floor looking fresh. Proper maintenance and care is the best way to make sure that your cork floor […]

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