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How to install luxury vinyl plank flooring

Ian Minotti | December 2, 2019

When deciding which vinyl flooring product to choose for your project, you will generally be presented with three different options: vinyl planks or tiles, luxury vinyl planks and vinyl sheets. You can learn more about the different types of vinyl flooring in this previous post but in short, the main points of difference lie in their composition and installation methods.

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Is vinyl flooring waterproof?

Ian Minotti | November 19, 2019

Vinyl flooring is an attractive and durable floor covering that has quickly become a top choice for many Australians. For those gravitating towards this flooring option, one of the major concerns is whether it’s waterproof. Well, vinyl flooring is waterproof, but that does not mean you should over soak them while washing.

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Types of vinyl flooring for your home: sheets, planks or luxury vinyls

Ian Minotti | October 21, 2019

When deciding on vinyl flooring for your home you can choose between three different types: vinyl sheets, planks or luxury vinyl flooring. Each option has different features and unique characteristics and this guide provides guidance to help you decide which type best matches your project.

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How to clean and maintain vinyl flooring

Ian Minotti | October 21, 2019

Vinyl is the go-to flooring for many people because of its durability, affordability, and limitless design options. This guide provides guidance on how to best clean and maintain your floors. Note that if you have just installed a new vinyl flooring in your house, it is recommended to use a damp mop immediately. Then do not scrub or wash for at least 72 hours and follow the below guidance to maintain and wash your floors.

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What is a floating floor?

Ian Minotti | October 4, 2019

Unlike the conventional way of nailing or gluing flooring material to the subfloor, a floating floor uses a technique that allows individual boards and planks to lock together. They are not attached to the subfloor. The concept is similar to that of a Jigsaw Puzzle, where various pieces have to be fitted together.

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How to choose hybrid flooring for your home

Ian Minotti | August 2, 2019

There are so many different types of flooring you can have in your home, from vinyl to laminate, tiles, carpet, and solid wood flooring. But have you heard of hybrid flooring before? Hybrid flooring is one of the newest types of flooring you can have in your home and is a revolutionary new product that gives you the stunning look of hardwood floors while providing the durability of laminates or vinyl flooring.

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Step by Step Guide on How to Install Hybrid Flooring

Ian Minotti | July 16, 2019

Hybrid flooring has a “click-together” design (also called “floating floor” structure) for easy installation by anyone. However, you must read the flooring guidelines carefully just in case there are unique installation requirements you must know about beforehand.

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8 or 12mm: How to Choose Laminate Thickness

Ian Minotti | July 16, 2019

Laminate is considered one of the toughest materials in the flooring industry. In the past, there was one standard thickness for laminate boards. However you’ll see a wide array of options today ranging from 6mm all the way to 12mm. To the untrained eye, it’s hard to imagine just how a few millimeters can make a difference. Does it really matter if you skip out on as little as 5mm?

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Bamboo, laminate and engineered wood floorings

Ian Minotti | June 24, 2019

One of the first questions that you need to ask yourself when it comes to choosing new flooring for your home is whether you’d like walking on hard or soft flooring? This can depend on the function of the room, what your priorities are (i.e. comfort versus durability) and what look you are trying to achieve.

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How to care for your hybrid flooring

Ian Minotti | June 24, 2019

Hybrid flooring is the answer for many homes and businesses looking for the strength of laminate and the versatility of vinyl. But what exactly is hybrid flooring and how do you properly care for it? Here’s everything you need to know about hybrid floors: what they are, how to care for them, and what maintenance they require.

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