Carolyn Forte, Director of the Good Housekeeping Research Institute Home Appliances and Cleaning Products Department, shared these words of warning.
Could your bathroom use a new look? Is the vinyl floor in your kitchen in need of an update? Maybe you’ve been dreaming of replacing the family room carpet with hardwood or laminate flooring.
Now that you have your measurements and an estimate, you can start shopping.
When you’re ready to begin installing your floor, follow the directions closely – don’t cut corners!
Trying to figure out if you should install a hardwood or laminate floor?
How we love the look of old wood floors! Those one-of-a-kind, character-rich beauties polished by generations of feet and mellowed by the experiences of daily living.
Flooring can be a big expense, yet there are ways to you can shrink costs and still get the look you want. If you’re thrifty, creative and willing to flex a little muscle, you can improve your home with affordable flooring that’s not only beautiful but high quality and high performance.
So you are looking to renovate your home and you figure the best place to start is under foot. But before you go tearing up those floors take a closer look