Posts made in September, 2013

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Flooring Changes in the Last Decade

Posted By on Sep 20, 2013

By Susan Garfield Since returning to the flooring industry after almost a decade of absence, the question I get most is what has changed. Well most everything and almost nothing. I know that may seem inconsistent at best, but it’s the most accurate response I can offer. In the early 2000’s, new products were coming on fast and strong. The “green” movement was also just starting to bloom, pardon the pun. Customers were asking...

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By Kevin Yohey Landlords face a difficult decision when choosing the correct type of carpet for their properties. Whether a residential unit or a commercial unit, one must take into account a couple of factors such as price and durability. Saving a little in the interim may mean having to buy new carpet for their property much sooner than expected. Likewise, selecting the wrong carpet for the type of rental they are offering for the...

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Fairfax 203K Project Notes

Posted By on Sep 4, 2013

By Jessica Cannon This project was a full house remodel using a 203K home loan. This home, located in Fairfax, VA, was a great structure and in good condition – it just needed some love inside. We totally made over the interior of this house. The client had a great design sense and decorated it beautifully to create a real comfortable and homey feel. Our project consisted of the following: – More open floor plan – we removed...

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Medi-Tub for Smart Design

Posted By on Sep 2, 2013

Basement Bathroom By: Jessica Cannon In using the concepts of Universal-Smart Design, we installed a Medi-Tub for a Baby Boomer generation couple in a bathroom that was once only a powder room. The client’s wanted relief from an aching lower back and legs- this walk in tub includes Jacuzzi jets and an inline heater with seat. We also installed Daltile Fantesca Pinto Grigio Tile* on the floor and walls. *Daltile’s catalog...

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