|1.||Rescue Renovation's interior designer Michelle Barbossa tells The Modern Rug Store clients how to care for their area rugs. Proper care of a rug will extend its life. Vacuum, rotate, and spot-clean your area rug as needed to maximize the return on your decorating investment.
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|3.||Armstrong Hardwood FlooringLearn how to install a Bruce or Armstrong hardwood floor using the nail down installation method. Watching this video about hardwood flooring installation will teach you all the steps to complete a nail down hardwood floor installation on your own.
|4.||Armstrong Hardwood FlooringLearn how to install a Bruce or Armstrong floating floor yourself. This video shows step by step instructions with a 3/8" Bruce Lock & Fold floating floor being installed in a basement. Using a Lock & Fold floating hardwood flooring installation is the easiest and fastest hardwood installation method out there.
|5.||Shaw Laminate FlooringInstalling laminate floors has never been easier with VersaLock AG laminate flooring by Shaw Floors. This flooring requires minimal adhesive, tools and preparation. Begin by measuring the floor, laying underlayment and determining how many planks will be required to cover the room. It is recommended to choose random lengths of planks and various planks from different cartons to enhance the look of the floor. When installing around tight spaces, simply remove the locking ridge and add a layer of adhesive to the board to keep it in place. ||Laminate Flooring||1||4970|
|6.||Shaw CarpetMaintaining clean carpet can seem difficult but when following a few Shaw Floors cleaning tips it doesn't have to be. One tip is to lay down a door mat, an easy fix to keeping dirt and soil from getting on carpets. Another key tip is to vacuum regularly and get carpets professionally cleaned every 6-24 months. Finally it is important to pay prompt attention to stains and remove them in the appropriate manner - blot never rub or scrub spills. We recommend using a product like Shaw's R2X Stain and Soil Remover for spot cleaning to provide easier stain removal. For more carpet cleaning tips, ||Carpeting||1||4207|
|7.||Joe Boehm, senior interior designer for Better Homes and Gardens, took some time out of his busy day to give Shaw Floors a look into the world of interior design and style. Style is broad and has become highly influenced by the internet which allows consumers to add their own personal influence when decorating. Ethnic and global styles, where consumers decorate with items from their travels is one trend Joe has been seeing. Another trend is the revival of the bland color palette, full of whites and grays where colors and textures are built up. This could be in the form of a rough textured carpet complimented by a grey stained hardwood floor. Shaw Floors offers a full range of flooring in colors and styles to meet your needs ||Decorating/Design Tips||1||2369|
|8.||Mannington Corporate Video ||Corporate||1||2054|
|9.||Aacer Flooring Learn why shock absorption is an important piece of the puzzle in the selection process of wood sports floors. Aacer Sports Floors offer many features and benefits that impact athletes and owners. This sports flooring educational video clip will provide you better detail why certain characteristics are consider in the purchasing process.
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|11.||Mohawk CarpetTo prove, once and for all, that our ultimate carpet is as strong as it is soft, we took SmartStrand Silk to the Birmingham Zoo to meet Max the Rhino. It’s the SmartStrand Challenge—taken to the Max. ||How To Select/Purchasing||1||837|
|12.||Interior Design | Small Living Room Decorating Ideas | FIF # 15 ||Decorating/Design Tips||1||638|
|13.||Interior Design | White Home Decor |
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|14.||DIY Winter Room Decor Ideas ||Decorating/Design Tips||1||575|
|15.||Armstrong Hardwood FlooringLearn how to use the glued-down installation method for your Bruce or Armstrong engineered hardwood flooring installation. You can glue down your engineered hardwood over concrete or a suspended wood floor.
|16.||Mohawk Hardwood FlooringMohawk Handyman Chip Wade shows how to install a Mohawk Hardwood floor using Uniclic Technology, which makes it simple. This television personality from HGTV's "Curb Appeal the Block" and "Design to Sell" also shows off the wood treated with Scotchgard Advanced Repel Technology, which making cleaning a snap.
|17.||Armstrong Hardwood FlooringBefore installing your Bruce or Armstrong hardwood flooring be sure to properly estimate the amount of hardwood flooring you will need. You will also need to prepare the subfloor before installing your hardwood floor, so find out how!
|18.||Florida TileThe Berkshire series in the newest HDP -- High Definition Porcelain line from Florida Tile. The Color Body porcelain floor and wall line is an incredible departure from the stone looks of other contemporary lines. Through the digital printing process combined with an intricate surface texture, we are able to create an amazing wood look tile that is almost indistinguishable from the real thing. Aptly named, the Berkshire series evokes a nostalgic Americana feeling of East Coast prep and the rugged northeast. With its rich colors and hand-scraped texture, Berkshire looks and feels like panels of reclaimed lumber that have already lived a lifetime.
Available in 6x24 planks, the five colors are among the most contemporary and traditional used in both residential and commercial applications. The palette designed with the American taste in mind, will take your traditional hardwood and put it in high traffic and wet areas that a natural wood could never hold up to. With up to 40% recycled content, GREENGUARD and Porcelain Tile certified, the line meets the .06% wet COF and includes and 4x24 bullnose to complete any interior installation.
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|19.||Mohawk CarpetMohawk and DuPont captured more than 4.8 millions seconds of video from four different webcams over 14 days during the SmartStrand Challenge. During that time, Ricko the Rhino certainly had some fun on his carpeting -- and he made some extraordinary messes! Check out this 60 seconds worth of fun moments Ricko had on his carpeted enclosure.
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|20.||Mohawk CarpetDay 2 at the 2010 Family Circle Cup and there is no shortage of exciting action. First, Christina McHale defeats Galina Voskoboeva in a skillfully played set. SmartStrand carpet is proving to be an exceptionally soft surface for fans to walk on as they enter and exit Family Circle Stadium. Jelana Jankovic has looked very sharp during practice sessions as well. 5,226 people have walked on SmartStrand carpet so far, there's another 85,000 steps to go. We're tracking the entire tournament, the SmartStrand Durability Challenge is in full swing, make sure to check back for all of the exciting updates!
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|21.||Daltile® TileDaltile is the industry leader in tile and stone. This video embodies the Daltile brand.
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|22.||Florida TileFlorida Tile is proud to launch its newest HDP-High Definition Porcelain, Quartez. This Color Body Porcelain is inspired by the durability and beauty of natural Quartzite. Originally Sandstone, a very soft stone, Quartzite is created through extreme heat and pressure in the Earth. This metamorphosis creates a very robust rock that is resistant to chemical weathering. Much like Quartzite, the Quartez series from Florida Tile is heavily resistant to wear and tear, rated both for commercial and exterior applications
Quartez is available in three colors; Citadel the darkest and most varied, much like that of Quartzite, makes a bold statement. The Fortress is a Grayish Green that adapts to its environment and plays a cool background to a modern interior. The Cornerstone a more neutral play on a Golden tone that will lend itself to brighten any room as a floor or wall covering.
Created in a clefted punch, the surface has a heavy texture that contributes to the slip resistance, but makes the tile soft to the touch. Along with this, the HDP printing gives the design a heavy graphical movement between tiles and colors, creating a dramatic effect. Like all HDP products, the 3 colors are created with high graphic variation.
The sizes available are 12x12, 18x18 and one of the most popular sizes in both luxury homes and commercial construction 12x24. The larger rectangular size adds a contemporary dimension of style and the Color Body Porcelain adds quality and durability.
Available with bullnose, cove base and corners, listellos and a list of mosaics, the line is full of possibilities that you would expect from a premium line. Notable items are the 3 dimensional split face mosaic that will add an extra touch to your accent wall or backsplash.
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|23.||Mannington Commercial CarpetAmerica is rediscovering the importance of manufacturing jobs for our economy and for our future. Jobs build communities, industries and economies; when jobs disappear, so does our ability to stand strong and grow.
Mannington Mills is a fourth generation, family owned company that manufactures flooring all over the U.S. Deeply committed to communities where they work and to domestic manufacturing -- to keeping people employed and creating quality American-made products. http://www.mannington.com
|24.||Mannington Adura® FlooringThis video demonstrates how to install Mannington Adura using the LockSolid installation method. Plank, Tile, Rectangle demos; using new Adura Wedges for assistance; plank repair and replacement.
|25.||Shaw Hardwoods FlooringBy: Latricia Thomas A local company that's known for its carpet is taking the hardwood flooring world by storm with their engineered product called Epic. When you see Shaw trucks on the Interstate, you might assume they're carrying carpet.Shaw's Vice President of Hard Surface Business Development Scott Sandlin says, We're becoming more than just a carpet company and it gives people a lot of opportunity.But if those trucks came from the South Pittsburg plant, the freight actually comes from a forest. After adjusting to the temperature in the factory for a few days, stacks of wood veneers made from hickory, walnut, oak and cherry, move on to the assembly line. You have a back veneer and a face veneer and they will go into the press and they will be adhered to an HDF board, like a sandwich, Sandlin says.When the humitidy changes in your home, or the temperature changes, it doesn't shrink or grow.After the press, it's time for a quick touch up before the wood is sliced into strips. The 145 employees that work in the South Pittsburg plant check the planks during several steps of the manufacturing process, thankful these jobs returned after Shaw shut down the outdated yarn facility that once stood here.It was devastating when we shut it down so we were glad we could bring wood into this community to make it into what it is today, says Sandlin. So that made a big difference for South Pittsburg and Marion County.Back on the line, it's time for cosmetics. It goes down this line, with 8 or 9 stages of the finish being put on. It's just impractical to do it outside of the factory. It's almost like paining your car out of the factory, according to Sandlin.Add the Made in America box, and it's time to ship to distributors and then to a home near you. We are very proud that this product is made in Marion County and ships out of our distribution facilities in Northwest Georgia, Sandlin says. That's very important to us. ||How To Select/Purchasing||0||4680|