Softwood is soft...hardwood is hard. Right? No, not really. This is by far the most common misconception non-woodites have about wood when...
Hardwood Plywood Core Guide
Columbia's 100% veneer core products offer a variety of panel construction options to satisfy a range of quality and price point needs as directed by a specific application Standard One-Step - Comprised of 100% regional species core* (aspen, poplar or fir, depending on your region) in a line-by-line construction. This traditional veneer core construction is predominantly used for commodity rotary panels and is suitable for use…
How to Clean Your Hardwood Floors
Gleaming wood floors are a thing of beauty. Here’s how to keep them that way
How to Fix Scratches In Hardwood Floors
Fixing scratched hardwood floors is essential for any homeowner lucky enough to have wood floors. Scratches on hardwood floors mar their beauty, but fixing scratches is easy. You can make your floor look as good as new.
How to Make Old Hardwood Floors Look New Again
You adore the look of older hardwood in your home. The trouble is that “older” often appears “dirtier.” Bring your old hardwood flooring back to life with these simple cleaning hacks. Finish.jpg
8 DIY repairs for scratched or stained hardwood floors
You'll be shocked what ice, walnuts and elbow grease can do to make your hardwood floors shine.
the differences between hardwood and engineered hardwood
Choosing between hardwood or engineered wood flooring? At Core Flooring in Milton, we can provide you with the information you need to select the appropriate option for your home and lifestyle.
How to Refinish Hardwood Floors
Refinishing hardwood floors is unforgiving work. Mistakes are easy to make. Think you're up to the task? Here are some helpful tips for DIYers.
Hardwood vs. Softwood: What’s the difference?
Would you be surprised if I told you that the difference between hardwood and softwood has nothing to do with the hardness of the wood? It seems like a complete misnomer, but let me explain Hardwoods and softwoods are sorted based on their seeds. The seeds of a hardwood tree have some sort of protective barrier, like the shell of a walnut, or are embedded in a fruit like an orange. Likewise, softwood seeds, such as pine, fall without any protection. Walnut’s seed…
So, what is the difference between hardwood and softwood?
Published Wednesday 17th May 2017 We all know that hardwood and softwood exist, but a lot of people don’t actually know the difference between the two. We’re here to shed some light on these differences so that you know exactly what type of timber you need for your next project Let’s go! The difference between hardwood and softwood This may come as a shock to some of you, but hardwood isn’t necessarily harder than softwood, and vice versa! We know, crazy. For example,…
There's nothing like the look of hardwood floors. Which is why it's important to understand it's different characteristics, especially photosensitivity.
How Hardwood Flooring is Made
Watch How Hardwood Flooring is Made by advantagetrimlumber on Dailymotion here
Why Choose Hardwood Flooring
The richness and warmth of wooden flooring is sure to give perfect compliments to your furnishings. As a wide variety of materials and color...
What Is The Difference?
Blazer & Suit Jacket. This article explains the difference between these two and how to wear them for what occasion. Get educated now.
Hardwood vs Laminate vs Engineered Hardwood Floors
We’ve all heard about these kinds of floors but let’s be honest, if you’re not a contractor, a decorator or builder you’re likely unsure about the real differences. So, what is the difference between a laminate, hardwood and an engineered hardwood floor? The answer: 3 simple parts! Laminate Laminate is durable, cost-effective and comes in …
Latest trends in hardwood floors
World Floor Covering Association reveals latest trends in hardwood floors.
Caring for your hardwood floors.
Do’s and Don'ts of Hardwood Floor Care DO: Place a natural or breathable colorfast mat at outside entries to catch tracked-in dirt an...
How to Protect Hardwood Floors
Hardwood floors look beautiful and can last for years; unfortunately, day to day activity can damage hardwood floors. Protect hardwood floors from scuffs, scratches, and gouges with preventative measures.
How to Get Hardwood Floors Clean
Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What Is the Difference?
The answer is in the color and veining of these popular Italian marbles