Best Commercial Flooring Options

When it comes to the best flooring for high-traffic retail or commercial installations, there are four important things to look for: durability, ease of maintenance, appearance, and cost. Businesses that maintain a constant flow of traffic need to have flooring that is up to the task. You will want to make sure that you can […]

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Tips to Clean Your Floors

Spring has sprung! The birds are chirping, the bees are buzzing, the flowers are growing, and cold weather is finally on its way out. Your floors have likely taken a beating this winter, with all of the rain and snow you may have tracked in. Once or twice a year, it is good practice to […]

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Which Types of Floors Are Most Durable?

For most people, part of selecting the perfect floor for your home is making sure it lasts. Durable flooring is important! Maybe you have a large family, or pets, so scratch resistant is most important. Perhaps you want a floor that will increase the resale value of your home, or one that you will not […]

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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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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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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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Tim’s Quarterly Installation Tips Summer 2018

LVP/LVT has become the biggest category in resilient flooring over the last few years. With that comes product/installation issues that I deal with every day. Gapping, peaking, buckling in sunlight, and buckling due to lack of expansion. Below are my best installation practices. Glue Down LVT/LVP Best Practices Acclimation — LVT and LVP need to be […]

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How Long Does Vinyl Flooring Last?

So, you’re thinking about calling up your local flooring expert and scheduling an appointment to install vinyl flooring, but first you want to weigh out your options and get some questions answered. Is vinyl flooring hard to maintain? (The quick answer to that is no!) And how long does it last? Let’s find out. On average, […]

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8 Tips on Maintaining your Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT)

We all love luxury vinyl tile (LVT) for its resiliency and modern design, but what is it like when the excitement of installation wears off and it’s time to start focusing on maintenance? The great thing about LVT is that it’s extremely resilient and displays incredible durability against all types of aggressors, including kids, pets, […]

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