What is WPC Flooring?

In flooring WPC stands for Wood Plastic Composite. WPC flooring was first developed back in 2013 and originally contained PVC, calcium carbonate, some wood particles and some type of foam filler. This forms the rigid core layer with a print film and LVT wear layer glued on top.  Continue reading “What is WPC Flooring?”

What is SPC Flooring?

Over the past two years (2016) we have seen several of the flooring manufacturers start to offer SPC flooring. So what really is SPC Flooring and is it really waterproof flooring? SPC stands for Solid Polymer Core which is the main component of SPC Flooring and how it got its name. Continue reading “What is SPC Flooring?”

What is engineered flooring?

Engineered flooring has been used to describe the construction of several different types of flooring products. Generally engineered is used in conjunction with wood flooring, laminate flooring and luxury vinyl flooring which makes it some what confusing to consumers. It’s easiest to think of  engineered flooring as a floor constructed of multi-layers that are combined together to form a floor. Continue reading “What is engineered flooring?”

Finding the Right Hardwood Floor

Today consumers have more options than ever before when choosing a hardwood floor for their home. Although we typically think of hardwood flooring as real solid wood or engineered wood floors, there are now many more options due to the advanced photographic and textured embossing technologies. Continue reading “Finding the Right Hardwood Floor”