Blog Category: Environmental

5 Healthy Reasons To Change To Hardwood

Wood is a natural material and wood oils often have a strongly anti-bacterial action. Wood floors, unlike carpets, do not trap and accumulate concentrations of harmful chemicals and fumes, nor do they become homes for unpleasant parasites.

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Posted on February 15, 2012

10 Facts About Wood Floors And The Environment

Sustainable forest management has made the impact of the hard wood flooring industry almost non-existent to the environment because of the renewable resource of the trees can be re-used indefinitely for a lifetime. As the harvesting and planting efforts work in tandem to insure little to no impact on forests, here are 10 other ways hardwood floors are great for the environment.

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Posted on September 09, 2011

Are Random Width Floors Exclusive To A Specific Design Theme?

Question: Can a random width floor be utilized in a modern or contemporary design theme?

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Posted on July 22, 2011

Wood Flooring: The Renewable Flooring Material

To grow one pound of wood, a tree uses 1.47 pounds of carbon dioxide and gives off 1.07 pounds of oxygen. Consequently, an acre of trees can remove about 13 tons of dust and gases from the atmosphere.

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Posted on May 11, 2009

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