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Archive for August, 2013

If you are feeling overwhelmed with choices of colors, grains and finishes, please skip this Ebook Tip! This is really one for the obsessive compulsive homeowner, who is still debating between two or three different options of hardwood flooring.

Plank Width

This is the sixth installment of 7 Tips on How to Select Hardwood Flooring
which can also be downloaded as a free eBook at www.carpetconceptsfl.com.

The plank width of the hardwood flooring is one of the other considerations in choosing your ideal floor. Options range from very narrow (less than three inches across) to wide planks (which may be five to seven inches, on average).

The width of the boards in your wood flooring can affect the look and feel of the room. If you have a very distinctive design style, it can be a strong reinforcement of that aesthetic. How do you know what plank size will look best in your room?

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If you’ve recently tuned in to any home and garden shows, you’ve probably seen people using reclaimed wood in their homes. Decorators are scouring New England for wood from old barns, planks from old schoolhouses and all types of old wood that can be repurposed in today’s houses.

Reclaimed Wood

This is the fifth installment of 7 Tips on How to Select Hardwood Flooring which can also be downloaded as a free eBook at www.carpetconceptsfl.com.

Why is there an obsession with this old world look? Homeowners want a unique, textured appearance. The exclusivity of having hundred year old wood tickles the fancy of upscale designers and decorators.

Are you worried that…

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