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Ripping Up Carpet? Use these Helpful Carpet Removal Tips

Ripping up carpet can be a thrilling experience (good bye nasty old carpet!), but it is also a cumbersome job. These tips for removing carpet make the project easier and get you one step closer to new flooring. (Cue the celebration!) Bring in the new flooring. It may be surprising to learn that the first […]

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6 “Must Know” Tips for a Successful DIY Flooring Project

Installing flooring in your Wisconsin home is not the easiest task. It comes with a long list of DIY flooring tips and tricks—all of which can determine whether the end result is beautiful or a redo. A DIY floor also comes with a list of terms, like expansion gap and subfloor, that are important to […]

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5 of the Toughest DIY Living Room Flooring Options

Living room flooring has to be tough enough to handle all the foot and paw traffic and water that Wisconsinites track in (both two-legged and four-legged). It also has to be beautiful enough to impress guests and host many important family gatherings.  These living room floors check off both boxes, plus are a fairly easy […]

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4 DIY Floors that Can Get Wet (and a Few Floors that Can’t)

Waterproof and water-resistant floors are an important part of any room that’s bound to get wet. There are a number of rooms in this category, such as bathrooms, laundry rooms, mudrooms and any space that’s close to a pool or lake. Even kitchens can be the location of a good spill every now and then […]

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The Best (and Easiest) DIY Kitchen Floors

New kitchen floors can be one of the simplest ways to transform an ugly kitchen—and it can be fairly easy, too, with these DIY kitchen flooring ideas. Every one of these kitchen flooring options look great, but they do come with some important pros and cons. Kitchen floors are notoriously prone to water spills and […]

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7 Smooth Tips for Installing Engineered Hardwoods

Do-it-yourself engineered hardwood floor installation is just one perk of this stunning and durable wood flooring. Engineered wood flooring also adds value and beauty to a home, can handle heavy foot and paw traffic, and is easy to keep looking like the day it was installed. (Find a full list of the pros and cons […]

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10 Great-Looking DIY Flooring Ideas

If you’re the handy type, this list of do-it-yourself flooring ideas is for you AND your guests. Let’s face it, the best part of a DIY flooring project (besides the price tag) is the moment of the big reveal. DIYers, you know what we’re talking about: the moment when guests are awestruck by your phenomenal […]

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DIY Laminate Flooring Installation Tips That Guarantee a Perfect Project

Whether installing laminate on your floor or wall (don’t doubt us, it’s a beautiful accent!), there are a few important things to know to get your DIY flooring project ‘before’ to the ‘after’ photos you see on the internet—and to get there with less DIY stress. Buy in bulk It seems that every project is […]

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