Care and Maintenance

The Three Phases of Flooring Installation by Ron Call

The Three Phases of Flooring Installation by Ron Call

Hello there, my name is Ron Call from Urban Floor and today I want to talk about the three phases of flooring installation. As a flooring professional, when I walk into someone’s home for the first time, just as a guest and not even as […]

Chuck Talk: Understanding Wood Floor Cupping 101

Chuck Talk: Understanding Wood Floor Cupping 101

Cupping is an aspect of hardwood floors that some people will notice, but others will not. Of course, those who are experienced in the industry/trade will spot these imperfections with ease. But some of us will not & this guide is created for people like […]

How Can I Prevent My Hardwood Floors from Fading Over Time?

How Can I Prevent My Hardwood Floors from Fading Over Time?

You’ve purchased new hardwood floors and the salesmen told you that your beautiful hardwood floor’s colors would most likely fade over time. Or they didn’t tell you this. Either way, it’s important to understand that with any hardwood floors, there will be color fading experienced. […]

Problem Solved: Removing Cigarette Smell & Odors in House

Problem Solved: Removing Cigarette Smell & Odors in House

Cigarette smoke has an odor that tends to get into everything, including furniture, carpets, walls, clothes, sheets, and bathroom fixtures. Fortunately, whether you’re a smoker trying to sell your house or a new owner who has just purchased a home that reeks of tobacco, there […]

How To Series – Dealing With Seasonal Gapping

How To Series – Dealing With Seasonal Gapping

With summer approaching quickly, we wanted to cover an aspect of flooring that is perfectly natural – often referred to as “seasonal gapping”. Seasonal gapping involves both wintertime and summertime, where hardwood floors undergo changes that often tend to cause worry in consumers. Have no […]