Are Hardwood Finishes Safe for My Family?

Many people worry about the environmental friendliness of hardwood floors. They may also be concerned about the safety of the materials used to finish the floors.  Well, we’ve got more good news. High Quality, Safe Finishes Totta Hardwoods is invested not only in installing the most beautiful hardwood floors in your home — but also in making sure we do …

Fixing Squeaks in Hardwood 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 underneath. This is not a permanent fix and …

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 meant …

How to Repair Hardwood Floor Water Damage

Ever wonder how hard it would be to repair  that water-damaged spot in your floor? I shot a video of our last water-damage repair a couple weeks ago. It shows the general process of replacing the damaged boards, sanding and refinishing. Click here to learn more about common hardwood floor repairs. Let us know if you need help with a …

Hardwood Floors with Kids and Pets — Is it Possible?

Many people think they should wait until their kids are out of the house — and have taken the pets with them — to install the hardwood floors they’ve always dream of. But why should you wait 20 years or more to have something that can bring you joy now and for all those years to come? Hardwood Floors and …