Although robust by nature, wood should be taken care of to prolong its life. Floors take a lot of pressure from the weight of tables and chairs and our everyday foot traffic. To truly care for your floors, you should know the common sources of their wear and tear. Here are some factors that contribute to a damaged floor and how you can prevent them.
Installation of hardwood floors at your home can be a long-term investment if you have the right wood floor conditions. More than having a sturdy material, you also need to know the wood’s condition and moisture content. Sometimes accurate moisture readings can be the difference between a successful hardwood floor and not. However, a lot of homeowners don’t know the moisture content of their hardwood floors. Before installing your hardwood flooring, make sure that you are aware of the wood’s moisture content.
Over the years, sustainability talks and practices have become more important because of the rapid change in climate, and other environmental factors increasingly becoming evident in today’s time. As a response to the sign of the times, companies are shifting to greener practices. As a consumer, you can help too. In building a home, you can buy more sustainable products to help in preserving the environment. One of the sustainable practices in the construction industry is the utilization of wood. Here are some reasons why wood helps in building a sustainable home:
Staying at home for the first few days may seem like a vacation. You get a lot of sleep, and you get to catch up on your favorite shows. A few days kick in and you feel stuck in your eating, sleeping, and watching routine. Instead of losing your hours to social media and Netflix, here are other things you can do to keep your home staycation interesting:
Working from your home may sound convenient, but getting the right balance between comfort and productivity can be a bit tricky. It’s more than sitting on a desk or your couch with a laptop and starting to work. Here are some things you need to consider before turning a home space into an office space.
New Year is the time to make a difference. As they say, what you do in the month of January sets the tone for the rest of the year. It’s time for new opportunities and changes. May it be as simple as a haircut or as transformative as a home renovation.
Light is one of the compounding factors that lead to food spoilage. Specifically, light leads to loss of food quality by degrading the color and flavor.
HOW TO CLEAN YOUR GLASS
Before cleaning the exterior surface of the glass it is important to identify if you have Andersen® 400 Series products that come standard with High-Performance Low E4 glass. This type of glass has a low-maintenance exterior coating and removable protective film. The low-maintenance exterior coating is highly durable but may be damaged if abrasive or hard objects are used for cleaning.
It was a beaming afternoon as Trend Building celebrated its 20 years of turning visions into reality. Held last June 8, 2019, at Greenhills Promenade, architects, interior designers, engineers, homeowners, family, and friends gathered together to celebrate this milestone with an exclusive block screening of X-Men: Dark Phoenix.
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- Understanding Moisture Content in Wood Floors
- Why Wood?
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- Windows and Wellness
- Window Preventive Care and Maintenance
- 20 Premium Years of Trend Building
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