2016

  • 4 Tips to Protect Your Hardwood Flooring and Finish

    A solid hardwood floor can last many years, especially if you take care to apply the correct care and maintenance practices to keep it shining. To begin, you must understand the properties of the hardwood floor that you have, as well as the finish applied for protection. Different finishes require different care regimens. Read on to learn how to keep your floor looking new years after it was installed. 1. Vacuum often
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  • Do You Have A Ceramic Tile Cutting Project In Your Home? 5 Essential Must-Have Tools

    DIY projects are always a great way to be involved in your own home improvement or repair. For this reason, if you have some ceramic tile work in your home, you may find the need to cut through some of the ceramic tiles perhaps to handle the repairs that you intend to or to fit the design that you'd like. The success of your project will depend on certain things. Among the major factors is the choice of tools that you use for the project.
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  • 4 Steps for Retiling your Home Shower Floor

    Ceramic tiles are vulnerable to mould and mildew. This may result to staining of your tile shower making them look worn and unattractive. In addition to this, allowing the growth of mould in your bathroom due to poor tiling is unhealthy and may cause diseases.  Worn out shower floors may also lead to seeping of water through the tiles and development of cracks. To avoid such complications, you must ensure that old tile bathroom floors are removed, well cleaned, repaired if possible, and replaced to serve effectively.
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  • How To Use A Belt Floor Sander

    One of the quickest and most effective ways to sand a floor is by using a belt floor sanding machine.  You can hire one from a good tool hire shop, and it's well-worth the expense if you have a large project to tackle.  Belt floor sanders are pretty easy to use with a little practice and some top tips.  Read on to find out more. How to use a belt floor sander
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  • Porcelain Tiles: Cleaning Don'ts

    Out of the wide range of flooring materials you can choose for your house, porcelain tiles could just be your best. This flooring material is incredibly durable and is among the easiest to clean. Since it has impenetrable glazes, its surface is resistant to dirt, debris, water, oil, chemicals, and even bacteria and germs. With these features, porcelain gives you an edge in maintenance, especially because of the easy cleaning. However, to ensure that your porcelain tiled floor lasts that long while maintaining its elegant look, you need to avoid the following:
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