Do you need to make a decision between hardwood flooring versus cork flooring? Are you making a list of benefits to vinyl flooring? You can get all of the "need to know" and "good to know" information on flooring materials right here in our flooring materials buying guide.
Our guide goes over the popular flooring material options, from floor tile to laminate to bamboo. It also covers the benefits of each option, as well as some good to know information about floor installation and care. Head over to the full guide on installation and care to get all the details.
With wood used in nearly every kind of furniture from tables to chairs to floors, this guide lists the most common woods you'll find with helpful details on hardness, flexibility, grain, and color.
Check the information on wood finishes to know whether a finish is protective and how it affects the look of the wood. If you want your furniture to stand up to scratches and weather, make sure you know which finishes will give you that outcome.