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Do Hardwood Floors Need to be Waxed?

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Dear Jeff, Great question! Even though it seems like a straightforward maintenance concern, it’s not. How is your floor surfaced?  The first question you’ll need to ask yourself before worrying about whether or not you’ll need to wax or re-wax your hardwood is how your floor is surfaced. Polyurethane and other types of surface finishes should never be waxed. To …

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Do You Know What to Look For in Flooring Companies?

You’re ready to replace your floors, but where do you start? Perhaps you’ve looked online at flooring colors. Maybe you’ve already done your research on the type of flooring you want to install. Now, you need to find the right business to purchase your flooring from. Your new flooring isn’t a small investment. You deserve to have 100% confidence in …

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What is a Laminate Flooring AC Rating?

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Dear Megan, Before you buy something as long lasting as flooring, the manufacturers want to be sure they send you something that’ll last. To do this, they run each type of flooring through a series of vigorous tests. When they’re finished, they determine how durable each plank is and assign an AC rating based on those results. When shopping for …

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AC Rating For Laminate Flooring

What is AC Rating? When buying laminate flooring, it is important to be familiar with all of the features. The AC rating is the universal measurement for determining how durable a flooring is in the laminate flooring world. The AC rating for laminate flooring was created by the European Producers of Laminate Flooring (EPLF®). The abrasion rating system is a guidance tool …

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Laminate 101

Here at Bestlaminate, we want to provide you with all of the laminate flooring information you need. Learn everything about laminate flooring whether it’s from the brands, the history, or even the basics of the installation process. Anything you need, you will find it right here with Bestlaminate, your source for the best information about laminate flooring. You can easily …

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