Author Archives: Marion Taylor

Engineered Hardwood: Three Things to Keep in Mind

If you have your heart set on installing engineered hardwood, make sure that you know what you’re getting. While there are endless factories cranking out product, flooring is not created equal—far from it! The beauty of a well-engineered and manufactured … Continue reading

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Matching shoes, purse…and flooring?

Leather makes a classic, elegant and timeless fashion statement. And now you can add a touch of luxury to your home with leather flooring. TORLYS Leather floors are available in plank or tile formats with cork backing  for comfort and … Continue reading

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What’s new in Bamboo?

Bamboo flooring feels luxurious underfoot. After swapping out parquet and laminate with bamboo, we were pleasantly surprised at just how good it felt to our feet. Beyond that, it looks beautiful while proving relatively easy to maintain. Is it as … Continue reading

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Only in Glasgow?

Recycling has gone to new lengths in Scotland, where an eye for savings and a love of fine malt whiskey meet to combine tradition and practicality in oak flooring fashioned from whiskey barrels. McKay Flooring of Glasgow launched their “whiskey … Continue reading

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Choosing a floor? Visit a flooring specialist!

Granted, floors are the proverbial “fifth wall” in a home, but I’m betting very few of your walls take anywhere near the abuse that your floors get on a daily basis–and if they do, maybe it’s time to enroll the … Continue reading

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