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Engieneerd vs. Hardwood. . . What's the Best

by The OWSI Team, Friday, September 13, 2019 2:00 PM

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Hardwood floors are amazing at adding warmth, character and style to any room. You can make a room darker or lighter, you can add shine or take it away and you can add durability to any room with hardwood floors. But, there are more factors than just the look of the wood; the actual type of …

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by The OWSI Team, Friday, September 13, 2019 1:58 PM

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Flooring. . . Carpet, Tile, or Hardwood? That is the Question.Choosing the proper flooring for you home can feel like such an overwhelming and exhausting task. However, have no fear we are here to help you through the bumps and scrapes to make it as painless as possible. One of the key things to …

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Color and How to Make it Work for You

by The OWSI Team, Friday, September 13, 2019 1:55 PM

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Color is a huge factor when it comes to picking your flooring. There are so many different ways to use color in a room and this is going to be the quick guide to do it right.Let’s start with the color wheel. The color wheel is made up of all the colors that we know but there are a few key points. …

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9 of the Biggest DIY Flooring Mistakes Homeowners Make

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 7:52 AM

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Installing new floors is a great way to update the look of your home while adding fresh appeal. While style and design are key components of the decision-making process, homeowners often neglect other areas that should be taken into consideration. Whether you choose hardwood, vinyl, or laminate …

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Cement Tile

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 7:29 AM cement tile

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What is cement tile? Have you ever looked through a kaleidoscope? The first few turns of this seemingly magical little toy, you see singular shapes, turn it again, and there before your very eyes appears the most whimsical and beautiful picture. Perfect patterns put together in unison to make a …

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Carpet VS Hardwood Flooring— Which Is Better?

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 11:12 PM Blog

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Carpet and hardwood floors are the most popular and common types of materials used in homes. Deciding which is the better option for you depends on your personal taste and overall home improvement budget. While there are many differences between the two, both bring pleasant ambiances to homes. …

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The Best Tile Types for Floors and Walls Wednesday

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 4:44 AM Blog

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Beautiful homes rely heavily on the type of tile used for flooring and walls. With all the different shapes and colors available within tiles you want to base your tile selection off your personal taste and budget. Taking color, texture, and style into consideration will help you make a great …

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Is Underlayment for Laminate Flooring Needed? Wednesday

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 4:43 AM Blog

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While no top layer of flooring is the same, laminate flooring particularly often comes with its own set of recommendations and needs. Some homeowners question, for instance, whether one layer of typical home flooring—the underlayment—is necessary for the proper installation of laminate flooring in …

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The Different Layers of a Floor Explained Wednesday

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 1:08 AM Blog

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Knowledge of flooring is not a topic that is universally understood under most circumstances. But for those Utah homeowners that are interested in adequately maintaining flooring that looks good as new, knowing basic knowledge of the structural components of their home can be helpful. Learning … 

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Tile Flooring

Monday, August 14, 2017 12:04 AM

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It is elegant yet simple and sets the tone for your home. Tile flooring is one of the most popular choices of flooring for homes because of its many multi-purposes and benefits. Tile is one of the most durable and long lasting types of flooring a homeowner can invest in. As it is one of the more …

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Is Vinyl Flooring Really Durable?

Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:31 PM

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Vinyl flooring is slowly becoming one of the most popular types of floors chosen for the home because it is extremely versatile and has a lot to offer to the modern lifestyle. It’s a high-quality stylish type of flooring that appears to look just like tile, wood, or any kind of patterned hard … 

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Is Hardwood Floor Installation a Good Investment?

Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:09 PM

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It’s no surprise that hardwood floors look great in any home. With the variety of designs and styles available, homeowners have no problem choosing a style they like or that fits the ambiance of their house. An upgrade in flooring, you can’t go wrong with the installation of a hardwood floor. …

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The Pros and Cons of Hardwood Floors

Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:09 PM

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Hardwood flooring is elegant, modern, and brings life to any home. Despite its higher cost – in comparison with other options – it has become a favorite selection among consumers due to its fresh smell, sleek look, and durable texture. Considering all pros and cons of this type of flooring will …

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Things You Should Know About Vinyl Flooring

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 4:39 AM

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What is Luxury Vinyl Tile? Also known as LVT or hot pressed tile, Luxury vinyl tile is a flooring option that provides the look of ceramic floors. Luxury vinyl tile is created more efficiently and can easily meet the demands of many modern lifestyles. It is commonly confused with other types of …

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What Really is Luxury Vinyl Tile? - and its Pros and Cons

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 4:33 AM

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What is Luxury Vinyl Tile? Also known as LVT or hot pressed tile, Luxury vinyl tile is a flooring option that provides the look of ceramic floors. Luxury vinyl tile is created more efficiently and can easily meet the demands of many modern lifestyles. It is commonly confused with other types of …

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How to Find the Best Flooring Companies

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 4:22 AM

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So you Found a Flooring Company… After long hours of searching high and low for flooring companies, you believe you have found the one! But before you settle in with a single contractor or company, be sure to know your ins and outs. The flooring industry is a tricky one for those who are not …

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101 HARDWOOD FLOORS...

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Solid, engineered, finished, unfinished, 5/16, 3/4, Hickory, Maple, American Oak, Siberian Oak, Mahogany, Birch, Walnut, reclaimed, parquet, staining, oil finish, aluminum oxide, Janka scale, wood grain, ceramic finish, floating, nail-down, glue-down.These are only some of the many things to …

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FALLING IN LOVE AGAIN

by Old World Stone Imports Flooring & Design, Monday, December 12, 2016 1:59 PM Falling in love again, Old World Stone Imports, Natural stone, Orem Natural Stone, Orem Flooring, Flooring and Design, Orem Tile, Salt Lake City Flooring, Salt Lake City Natural Stone, Salt Lake City Tile, Blog

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I’ve spent 18 years guiding people through their precarious relationships. Whether it’s due to mistreatment or poor planning sometimes we just fall out of love. We’re only human and everyone makes mistakes; just walking all over them in muddy boots, roller blades, dirty paws, spilling soda or …

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