What is a Janka Rating?

Wood has been used to build structures for centuries. While it’s used in a variety of products today and can be found in the walls of your home or deck, certain species make an excellent floor covering. Hardwood flooring is still one of the best options for homeowners today, but … Read More

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What is a Floating Floor?

If you have looked into purchasing flooring for your home in the past decade, you have probably heard the term “floating floor” and may be confused by the term. While this type of flooring system doesn’t allow you to levitate above your floor boards magically, it’s one of the most … Read More

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What is EVP Flooring?

Luxury vinyl flooring is everywhere, and it’s quickly become the flooring material of choice for contractors and homeowners alike. Millions of square meters of vinyl flooring are produced each year, although it’s just one type of vinyl. There are a half-dozen variations to consider as well, including newer styles like … Read More

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What is Linoleum Flooring?

Depending on how long you’ve been a homeowner, you may never have encountered linoleum flooring. It’s one of the older styles that’s still in production today, although not quite as popular as it once was. It also shares plenty of similarities with sheet vinyl flooring, which makes it an excellent … Read More

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What is SPC Flooring?

Homeowners shopping for new types of flooring aren’t likely to see much change from one year to the next. Companies do introduce new styles and colors each year, but from a material standpoint, innovation has slowed to a crawl aside from the MLF niche. Variants are an exception from this … Read More

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What is Laminate Flooring?

Laminate flooring has been around for decades but has taken a backseat to newer styles over the years. Luxury vinyl flooring and engineered hardwood have surpassed laminate in terms of sales, but new types of laminate flooring perform considerably better than the planks you’ll find in older homes. If you’re looking … Read More

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What is LVT?

If you’ve browsed flooring for your home in recent years, you have no doubt encountered hardwood, tile, engineered flooring, and vinyl. While those are some of the most common forms of flooring, LVT and LVP are incredibly popular as well. Both products are a form of vinyl but fall into … Read More

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What is Vinyl Plank Flooring?

If you’ve browsed the flooring isles of your local hardware store, the largest section is probably devoted to vinyl plank flooring. Otherwise known as luxury vinyl flooring or LVP, it’s the most popular style found in homes today. There’s a good reason for that, but before we talk about what … Read More

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