A: Tests by leading allergist have shown that wood flooring provides a healthier environment for allergy sufferers. Wood is less likely to harbour dust and microorganisms.
A: With simple care and maintenance, your wood floors can last a lifetime. Wood floors can be refinished every 10-15 years and is best done by a wood flooring professional.
A: No, hardwood is a sustainable resource and commercially more available than ever before. For hardwood species, 90% more wood is added each year in net growth.
A: Regardless of the fibre, carpet durability is mainly determined by the construction of the carpet. A dense construction and shorter pile height will more more durable than looser, shaggier carpets. For berber carpets, the smaller tighter loops will be more durable than the larger looser loop.
A: Look for Green Label Plus carpets and cushions, plan for good ventilation during during the installation process and practice routine vacuuming.
A: Have your carpet professionally cleaned. Mold can only grow on dirt in the carpet, not on the carpet itself.