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Caring For Your New Travertine Floors: What You Need To Know

These days, travertine tile is a popular flooring option for homeowners who want to achieve a high-end look without blowing their budgets in the process. Travertine is also one of the more durable and cost-effective tiling options on the market, making it a great flooring solution for high-traffic areas like entryways, hallways, and kitchens. If you're thinking about having travertine floor tiles installed in your home, there are still some basic care and maintenance tips you'll want to keep in mind. Read More 

Just Get Dark-Colored Carpeting? 3 Tips For How To Clean It

Don't make the mistake of assuming your dark carpeting will be easier to keep clean than a light-colored alternative. Stains will still show up on dark carpet fibers, and you'll need to know the steps required to clean it when it gets dirty. Follow these tips for how to spot-clean or shampoo a dark carpet, which will help it look nice over the years. Clean a Test Patch Before you clean any carpeting, it is a good idea to clean a small test patch to see how the cleaning material reacts to the carpet fibers. Read More 

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flooring for a home filled with dogs and kids

I have three dogs and four kids - all of which can be very damaging to my home. When the kids were very small, I wanted to have carpeting in every room of the house to make floor time and learning to walk a little more comfortable for them. As they grew older, their messes also grew, so I had to find another flooring option that can withstand all of the abuse of the dogs and the kids. There are several flooring options that can withstand the abuse that those little creatures put it through. If you are looking for a similar solution, visit my site to find a long list of options for your home, as well as tips for caring for it after installation.

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