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How to Create an Attractive Patterned Floor

Top interior designers like to work with hardwood and tile flooring in creative combinations. UB Hardwoods specializes in the installation of patterned flooring that makes a luxurious presentation.  

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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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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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4 Reasons Vinyl Flooring Should Be on Your Home Improvement List This Spring

Spring is quickly approaching. If you're like many homeowners, you've been thinking about what kinds of home improvement projects you'd like to tackle now that the weather is showing signs of thawing out in the near future. Replacing your home's flooring is one of the quickest ways of breathing new life into a particular room -- or even an entire house -- that's also affordable and practical. Vinyl flooring is quickly gaining in popularity as a solution for homeowners. Below are four reasons why you, too, should consider vinyl flooring this spring.

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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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4 Flooring Types that will Stand up to Small Children

Whether you’re doing a full remodel or just trying to spruce up a dated room, new flooring is a great way to breathe new life into your home. But when you have kids, it is important to know what flooring types will hold up best and to keep installation practices in mind.

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5 Ways to Keep Your Vinyl Floors Looking Like New

Vinyl floors are durable, long-lasting and designed to handle everything from kitchens to your mudrooms. However, the dirt, grease and dust can start to make your beautiful vinyl floors look a bit worn out over time. Luckily, you don't have to resign yourself to losing that new look that you enjoyed when the flooring first went in. You need the right methods and a bit of elbow grease to restore your vinyl and keep it looking perfect.

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