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Humidity Levels are Dropping!
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How important is humidity control? Not only is it beneficial to your health, it can make or break any decisions you have to make about the type of flooring you are going to be adding to your home. Wood floors especially benefit from proper humidity control, so read on to find out more. Humidity Control Benefits Dry air is much more conducive to mites and other bacteria than humidity ranges of between 30% and 55%. Not to mention, homes with low humidity levels (below 30%) have been associated with respiratory distress and illness. Dry is not as efficient in holding...
Repairing Your Hardwood Floor
Minor damage to your hardwood floor can be repaired by using a color fill. This special product should be matched to the color of your floor and, when properly used, will make the damaged area virtually invisible. In addition, the repaired area will hold up to traffic and wear. A qualified hardwood flooring installer should repair extensive damage to traditional engineered or solid hardwood flooring.