When designing a specialty room such as a home theater or den, choose the flooring that matches the decor while providing a durable surface that will last. Home theaters are not areas of heavy traffic, so feel free to go with plush carpets that will be comfortable and functional. Keep in mind that the acoustics of the room matters a lot when planning a home theater, so choose a floor that will either amplify or absorb sound, depending on your preference. If you’re looking to make your home theater soundproof, choose a thick, plush or velvet carpeting. Feel free to choose a whimsical color that is keeping with your “movie theater” theme, such as blue or red. If you want a good underlay in this room, you’ll need wall to wall carpet. Nashville homes’ dens do almost always have carpet flooring.
The flooring in children’s rooms should be attractive yet durable. Adding plush carpeting to your …
For contemporary living, loft living is a perfect choice. These are in immense demand since more and more people prefer to live a modern lifestyle and loft apartment has everything to offer. Huge spacious accommodations means loft living. It has high ceilings and less walls with huge windows. Doesn’t this sound amazing? Yes it does, also Toronto lofts are affordable and are the most wanted selection of artists and bohemians since these are adaptable! As Toronto loft living is quite affordable, it is a hot property in Toronto . Because of the immense demand, expert builders are paying attention in creating condo buildings in Toronto which has fundamental essence of loft living. This way, the home owner can live smartly. Toronto lofts provide decent urban living unlike other areas under loft constructions. The idea of living in Toronto lofts is steadily growing. Thus, it is essential to know the difference between hard lofts and soft lofts.
Hard Lofts: Hard lofts …
The latest project using Rephouse’s recycled rubber flooring is the Lismore City Council Goonellabah Sports and Aquatic Centre.
The latest project using Rephouse’s recycled rubber flooring is the Lismore City Council Goonellabah Sports and Aquatic Centre. Designed by Sydney architect Facility Design Group and brought to life by Spantec Builders, this $15 million sporting and leisure facility features over 2000 square metres of Decoflex Universal and 1500m of Neoflex 600 Series.
Decoflex Universal is a very cushioned indoor polyurethane sport floor that is designed to meet the most demanding sports conditions. One of the very unique characteristics of this rubber floor collection is that the thickness of the surface can be modified to suit different design and usage requirements. This is due to a resilient black rubber base mat that can be supplied in different thicknesses.
The rubber base mat is 100% recycled, intensifying the ecological profile of Rephouse’s rubber floors products. This sound absorbing flooring material is ideal for …
Pergo laminate flooring is the original form of high quality laminate flooring, and is also one of the names that most consumers immediately associate with the concept of laminate flooring options. Pergo is one of the best selling laminate flooring ranges in the entire world, and for good reason as Pergo offers an outstanding warranty and an even more incredible product.
Pergo is an excellent option for flooring because it has an easy to maintain finish, it comes in a variety of different styles and colors, and is made with such quality that a 25 or more year warranty backs every product that Pergo releases.
There are a variety of different ranges, each offering a slightly different product to the consumer. Any consumer that is looking for laminate flooring for their home or workplace will find exactly what they want in one of these ranges.
Below are the ranges available with a little description about each:
– Pergo Classic Plus …
If you’ve chosen to use concrete as your flooring material of choice in your home or office location, congratulations — you’re definitely in good company. However, no matter how much you like your concrete surfaces, there will come a time where you must decide between repairing them and adding new life to them, or destroying them completely and finding another building material. The reasons why people leave the world of concrete are varied, but the biggest reason that often pushes people to look elsewhere is that they feel like there just isn’t anything they can do with concrete to make it more visually appealing.
After all, while it’s nice to get a solid and durable surface like concrete on your side, it would also be nicer if the concrete could look nice while providing you with the reliability that you’ve grown to expect from this surface.
Thankfully, it is possible to get the beautiful concrete surfaces youve always wanted without …
In an age where laminate flooring is so popular in many houses across the UK, one of the biggest problems for builders, plumbers, decorators and delivery companies is how slippery this surface can become when wet.
Wet, slippery laminate flooring could potentially cause severe accidents. Recent statistics from the Health & Safety Executive for 2007/8 show that slipping and tripping account for 27% of accidents occurring in the Painting & Decorating industry.
Often businesses may consider covering the area with dust sheets but these are often cumbersome, sliding upon the polished surface or posing trip hazards.
With these problems in mind Manchester-based company, Ernest Griffith & Sons Ltd, has recently launched an innovative new anti-slip sheet designed to prevent accidents caused by slipping on highly polished floor surfaces, and protect laminate flooring, carpet, tiles and more with an innovative, reusable dust sheet.
This anti-slip dust sheet called Sliprotex, is a unique product is aimed at contractors carrying out any interior …
With all the excitement and joy that comes along with the holiday season, the last thing you want to do is be a holiday downer and feel grumpy about the potential damage your floor will endure from the increase of activity and people scampering across it. It’s true that the holiday season will bring more opportunities for your beautiful wood flooring to acquire scratches, scuff marks and other damages, but there are ways around this issue.
Take a look at the following tips on how to maintain and protect your real hardwood flooring from the dangers of the holiday season (nasty weather, multitudes of guests, foliage decorations, etc.), as well as keep it looking fantastic. This way you can spend your time and money gifts and festivities instead of getting in touch with your hardwood flooring contractor in order to repair or replace your wood flooring.
Under the Christmas Tree
A traditional, fresh-cut Christmas tree is a wonderful holiday addition …
There are seven common mistakes that people frequently make when designing their home. These mistakes are often reinforced in home design magazines and television shows. Explained below are the seven most common mistakes and what you can do to avoid them.
This article has been written from an Australian perspective. If you live in North America, Europe, or elsewhere in the northern hemisphere, reverse the north/south orientations mentioned below.
1st deadly sin: Not orientating living spaces north
This is the biggest mistake most people make when designing their home. There is nothing worst than living in a home that is cold in the winter and hot in the summer. But you can have both.
Ideally, orientate all bedroom & living areas to face north. This will provide perfect sun penetration to every room in the house. But realistically this is impossible for most homes that are restricted by the average suburban block. The following rules generally apply for typical suburban …
Here are some of the advantages of a timber flooring before we discuss other aspects of owning one:
1) Timber flooring is a natural product and is sourced from self sustaining forests and manufactured using low energy.
2) Timber floors offer warmth, appealing natural tones and unsurpassed beauty.
3) Unlimited options in hues, width of boards and possibilities of patterns.
4) Wood has the inherent quality of insulation and remains warm under your feet.
5) If you suffer from allergies like asthma, these do not trap dirt or pollen among other allergens and makes for a safe addition to bedrooms and living area.
6) Hygiene is supreme as timber does not allow bacterial growth and can be easily cleaned.
7) Get any kind of grain, specie or color.
8) Maintaining timber flooring is no hard work.
9) Does not get damaged when you drop things accidentally offering practicality with resilience.
10) Ideal for both traditional and contemporary dcor offering a …
If you are building a new house or renovating your old home, the type of floor is a major factor that can alter the looks of your home, your comfort and of course, the budget. Getting wood flooring is a good decision as it gives elegant and rich look to your home. Since there is variety of options available, you should gather information about the types of woods available for wooden flooring India to help you decide.
Real wood floors
Real wood floors are most preferred wood for flooring. It is the solid hardwood and is the traditional hardwood style of flooring. If budget and time is not an issue, this wood would be the first choice for the users. It is available in various wood types including Oak, steamed Beech, Cherry, Maple and Ash. It is available in different thickness and width. You can choose one according to your preferences. However, it needs lots of maintenance and care. Protect …