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The Right Floors for a Manufactured Home

Custom, luxury manufactured homes are becoming a popular way for people to get exactly the property they want — even in rural locations where building would often be prohibitively difficult. There are a few special considerations when it comes to manufactured home flooring, but they may not be as extensive as you might think.

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Ideal Flooring Options when You Have Pets

While we love our pets, they certainly can create a whirlwind of damage to the floors in our homes. Scratches, spills, and accidents are all a reality with pets, so selecting a floor to withstand damage and dirt is key. Below, let's take a look at some flooring materials best suited for life with pets.

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The Best Materials For Your Patio Or Outdoor Space

And the perfect outdoor space starts with beautiful, quality flooring. At UB Hardwoods in Plymouth, we offer a variety of flooring options for you to choose from to create the perfect patio for outdoor parties or low-key nights relaxing outside. Not only that, but renovating your outdoor space is a great way to increase your property value and extend your livable space.

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How to Create an Attractive Patterned Floor

One place to consider installing a patterned floor is the entryway. When guests come into a home, having a beautiful patterned floor makes an immediate good first impression. Because entryways are usually left uncluttered, this allows the patterned flooring to really stand out. The impression for guests is like observing artwork in a museum. There is a big “wow” factor.

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Everything You Need to Know About Carpet, Tiles, and Carpet Tiles

With carpet installations, there is a nice selection of modern styles to choose from that have many attractive features. The things to consider when making a choice about carpeting include how the room will be used and how the carpet is made. High-traffic rooms and rooms used by children do better with carpeting that is stain resistant. Other factors to consider are the fiber type and the carpet pile.

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The Best Flooring Options for Homes with Kids

If you have children in your home, the amount of usage of each room greatly affects the type of flooring you should choose. In bathrooms and kitchens, vinyl flooring may be the best solution. Other places like a children’s bedroom or family room may do better with carpeting. Tile can be used for rooms with heavy usage as well. Hardwood flooring can withstand quite a bit of traffic depending on the wood choice and the stain color used.

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3 Flooring Problems That Tiles Solve

Chances are your life is pretty busy. Whether you're a professional in the process of establishing yourself in your career, you have a growing family, or you're enjoying your retirement years, the last thing you want to worry about is if your flooring can keep up with your life! Tile is one material that can solve multiple flooring problems at one time!

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Flooring Transitions: Connecting Multiple Types of Flooring

If you're using multiple types of flooring throughout your home or business, you're going to be left with some areas that require a flooring transition. These are edge pieces that are positioned between different floors for a polished appearance and an easier-to-clean surface. There are multiple options for flooring transition, depending on the look that you want to achieve. Here's everything you need to know.

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Tile and Stone for Outdoor Patios and Walkways

If you want to redesign your outdoor area, tile and stone is an excellent way to deliver both functionality and appearance. Renovating your outdoor area improves your property value and extends your livable space. But you need to select the right tile and stone options.

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How to Mix & Match Different Types of Flooring

At UB Hardwoods the choices are not limited to just hardwood flooring. Of course, we love hardwood flooring; however, we also install carpeting, vinyl flooring, and tile/stone to create a complete, beautiful renovation of a home or commercial property. Here are some suggestions about how to mix and match the floor covering choices to achieve the best results.

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