When working with a particleboard sub-floor there are some limitations to what flooring you can install and how you can install it. This is because particleboard is more moisture sensitive than other sub-floor materials and because of its construction will not hold a staple or nail. This makes installation of some floors impossible, such […]
In the previous post, we talked about the advantages as well as the setbacks of the new and innovative “click together” locking system. The advantages of this style include a click and lock system that makes it easier for people who want to try their hand at DIY floor installation to avoid using messy glues […]
When purchasing a new engineered hardwood, bamboo, cork, or laminate flooring, one of the most important things for consumers to consider is which style of floor works best for their installation needs. The two most popular styles used today for floating wood floors are the click together and tongue and groove style planks. In this […]
In the old days, if you had a concrete sub-floor you were pretty much stuck installing ceramic tile or using a builder’s grade, thin solid wood floor. Luckily today people who are installing hardwood floors over concrete today can select from a wide range of engineered wood floors. Installing hardwood floors over concrete can be […]
simpleFLOORS recently started carrying an engineered strand woven bamboo flooring that has quickly become the talk of the town. Homeowners looking for durable, easy to install flooring love the Wire Brushed Strand Woven – Roasted pictured here. The click lock floating floor system make it a snap (literally) for a DIY’er to install.
Easy to install floating, staple or glue engineered hardwood floors. Many Americans are looking for easy to install hardwood floors. Back in the day, the only types of floors that most do-it-yourselfers would attempt on their own would be carpet or tile. Installing a hardwood floor was next to impossible for a non-professional hardwood flooring […]
simpleFLOORS Alpharetta hosts a free DIY flooring installation workshop every month at our showroom in the downtown Historic District in Alpharetta, Georgia. Our expert staff will demonstrate best-practice techniques for selecting and installing hardwood and laminate flooring, with different home-improvement topics covered at each workshop. Call 678.229.2398 for dates and times!