Carpet vs Hardwood

Spend More Now to Save More Later When you’re comparing carpet vs hardwood flooring, the initial price of hardwood floors can look a little daunting compared to carpet.  But there are a lot of good reasons to invest in hardwood floors instead of carpet.  Read on to find out our top 3 reasons. #1: Hardwoods are an Investment; Carpet is …

How do I clean my Hardwood Floors?

One question I get asked on almost every job is, how to clean hardwood floors. So here’s my answer: There are a lot of ideas out there on how to clean hardwood floors. Some are more complicated than others, but it’s really quite simple. Use a hardwood flooring cleaner and a microfiber mop with a wet and dry attachment. So, …

Are Hardwood Finishes Safe for My Family?

Many people prioritize environmental friendliness and we often receive questions about the products we use in our hardwood floors. The most common questions are about the safety of the materials used to finish the floors. Well, we’ve got some good news. We are committed to eco-friendly floors from materials to hardwood finishes. High Quality, Safe Finishes Totta Hardwoods is invested …

Fixing Squeaks in Hardwood Floors

Not everyone know how to fix squeaky floors. Squeaks are a common problem in most floors are a simple if you can get down to the sub-floor and put screws in. However, this is not an option where hardwood floors are currently installed. Most contractors will try to fix them by installing shims between the floor joists and sub-floor from …

Hardwood Floors Are Eco-Friendly

When it comes to eco friendly flooring, your first thought may not be hardwood flooring.  The truth is, when furnishing your home with environmentally responsible items, hardwood floors can be a great option. The Environmental Advantages of Hardwood Floors There are a number of ways that hardwood floors are eco-friendly — especially when compared to carpet. Longevity Hardwood floors are …