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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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What is the Difference between Hardwood and Softwood?

Many may have heard the term “hardwood,” yet they do not know exactly what it means. They would be hard-pressed to name more than a few varieties of hardwoods and might be stumped if they have to decide about bamboo and redwood.

This guide will help you understand the different types of woods used for flooring and the characteristics that make each one distinct, but first, let’s talk a bit about science.

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Fixing With Flooring: How to Install Flooring for Awkward Rooms

There are some rooms that can seem to resist attempts at renovation. They may feel small or unpleasant or simply be oddly shaped. But a lot of these structural issues can be adjusted through careful design. Flooring is one of the major aspects of a home -- and one of the easiest ways to correct the appearance of a room.

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Top Reasons Why You Should Choose Bamboo Flooring

Wood flooring continues to be a popular choice for homeowners who are searching for a new material to replace what already exists in their home or to have installed in their new home. Some types of wood flooring, though, can be inappropriate when it comes to certain conditions such as higher levels of humidity. Bamboo can offer homeowners many advantages over traditional wood flooring, including being resistant to moisture. Other benefits of choosing bamboo flooring include:

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