creating a kid-friendly basement play space

About Me

creating a kid-friendly basement play space

I wanted to finish my basement in a way that was bright, fun, and easy to keep clean. My plans were to create a space that the kids could do whatever they want in and not cause any permanent damage. I have done all that I can to protect the walls, but was still left with the difficult choice of what to use to cover the concrete floors. Did I want carpeting that would be more comfortable for them to sit on or did I want hardwood floors that would be easier to clean? I went back and forth for a few weeks and finally talked with a flooring professional. So, what did we do? My blog will tell you!


5 Best Practices When Caring For Hardwood Flooring

Whether you've recently had hardwood flooring installed in your home or have moved into a home that's outfitted with hardwood flooring, knowing how to maintain this beautiful type of flooring is a must. When properly cared for, hardwood floors can last for many decades and can add natural beauty to your home. When it comes to maintaining your hardwood flooring, there are a handful of best practices worth keeping in mind. Read More 

Ceramic Tile Trends To Look For In 2020

New tile flooring or backsplash is a great way for you to spruce up just about any space without you having to gut the whole thing. Ceramic tile in particular is really popular right now and comes in a bunch of different patterns and designs. To help you narrow down your options and to choose a type of ceramic tile that you are excited about, here are a few trends that are really big in 2020. Read More 

Floor Grouting Services: Revitalizing And Re-Sealing Grimy Grout

Few things make a bathroom look dated and dirty like grimy grout. If you're looking to quickly brighten up a bathroom, a floor grouting service can make even the dingiest grout look brand new. Here are some tips for revitalizing and re-sealing your bathroom grout to give your bathroom a cost-efficient facelift. Revitalizing Bathroom grout generally falls into two categories: sanded or composite. Sanded: One of the benefits of choosing sanded grout is its textured finish which allows for quick cleaning. Read More 

How To Do More With A Wood Floor

When considering a wood flooring installation project, some folks want to know if there's more they can do than just lay down boards in straight lines and have them treated. Hardwood floor installation options are just as diverse as the homes they go into, and here are 5 ideas you might want to think about. A Different Tone Most families and businesses that put in wood floors choose to have them stained in brown, yellow, red, or golden colors that accentuate the wood appearance. Read More 

Beautify And Protect Your Garage Floor With A Concrete Coating

If you want to improve the appearance of your garage so you can use it as a comfortable room for working on your hobbies or to exercise, then you'll probably want to do something about the floor. You can improve the appearance of concrete and make it easier to keep clean when you apply a coating to it. These are some concrete coatings to consider. Concrete Sealer A sealer is a basic type of coating that helps keep the floor free from stains. Read More