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Proper Disinfection Techniques for Your Floors

As the world reels in the wake of the coronavirus, many homeowners are making the most out of the turmoil, buckling down and giving their homes the deep clean they so desperately need. If you’re one of these people, we at UB Hardwoods, as vendors of hardwood flooring and tile and stone flooring, commend you. It isn’t easy to stay on top of things with the current global state of affairs, but by doing so, you’re keeping your family safe, and relieving your stress and giving yourself a much-needed sense of power and autonomy.

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How Long Will My Flooring Last?

When it comes to home investments, flooring is certainly a wise one! Indeed, hardwood, tile and stone flooring, and vinyl floors all are solid choices when it comes to investments. They each add a personal touch to your home as well as give your family members a luxurious space in which to spend their time. Plus, if you intend to put your house on the market anytime soon, new flooring can help with your resale value. We at UB Hardwoods congratulate you on your purchase!

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Best Floorings for Eco-Conscious Households

You want new flooring. Your home is ready for an upgrade. Perhaps your old flooring has stains in it, or perhaps you’re dealing with water damage. Maybe you just seek a change or flooring that fits your lifestyle better. On the other hand, though, you’re also eco-conscious. You respect the planet and all its inhabitants and have adopted a waste-not-want-not mentality when it comes to home improvements. When you do renovations, it’s with a scrupulous effort to use the least amount of natural resources possible.

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Benefits of Deep-Cleaning Your Carpet

In the wake of a pandemic, it’s understandable to be a little more concerned with cleanliness, especially when it comes to your home. Perhaps you’re going from room to room, scrubbing the walls and dusting the shelves. Maybe you’re even getting in the grout of your bathroom with a toothbrush!

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Why Hire a Professional for Flooring Installation

Hardwood flooring, vinyl flooring, carpet – whatever it is, you’ve finally settled on a flooring type, color, and style, and you’re ready to start renovations. That’s great! UB Hardwoods would like to congratulate you on how far you’ve come. Flooring renovation can be a complicated process, especially if multiple parties have to be on board. It’s time to take a deep breath and give yourself a pat on the back!

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Everything You Need to Know About Stone Floors

The English language contains many negative phrases about stone. Somebody’s heart can be “cold as stone,” and “a rolling stone gathers no moss,” for example. But when it comes to flooring, stone really rocks! Stone flooring stands up to spills and brute force alike, and its regal appearance lends itself to a great deal of decorational styles.

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The Basics of Caring for Hardwood

If you’ve recently invested in hardwood floors, you’re probably busy admitting how nice and regal it looks in your home or business—and for a good reason! Possessing a certain timeless beauty, wood floors are a surefire way to make any room stand out, and when you order from UB Hardwoods, you’re sure to have a product that has good looks and has a high durability factor to match.

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Is Spring the Right Time to Invest in New Flooring?

As the birds begin to sing again and the snow melts all across the Midwest region, it’s perfectly normal to feel the itch to dive into all sorts of home renovation projects, both interior and exterior. Gutters, siding, wall-painting, you name it—that feeling of potential spring brings with it can spur you into action, compelling you to kickstart home improvement right alongside your typical annual spring cleaning.

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Which Wood Flooring Type is Right for Me?

You’ve done your research. You’ve considered your options. It’s official: you’re sold on wood floors. Whether it’s the feel of wood underfoot or the longevity and durability of the flooring type that appeals to you, we at UB Hardwoods commend your choice. With the proper floor care, you’ll be beyond satisfied with your new hardwood floor.

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Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Floors

The skies are clearing, the roads are turning to slush, and the songbirds are beginning to return to roost in the bushes—spring is finally here! If you’re like many homeowners in the Midwest, the warming air makes you want to spring into action and do a top-down cleaning of your home. It’s time to shake off the dust and dreariness of the winter and make way for the new beginnings spring brings! Your floors, no doubt, will appreciate a bit of attention during this process, too. Water and road de-icers tracked in during the winter months can render themselves quite hard on certain floor types, and the mud brought in as the weather warms can also prove similarly.

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