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7/30/2015
Bamboo is frequently touted as one of the best green options. Here are the pros and cons, and what certification organizations say about its sustainability.
7/20/2015
After looking through many sustainable floor materials for their new home, one couple settles on bamboo flooring for the majority of their living space. As with many house-building choices, finding a truly green bamboo floor requires a little product research.
2/23/2015
How to choose a sustainable flooring product. Review of sustainable flooring used over time and links to more material choices.
1/28/2015
How bamboo differs from hard-wood flooring and why it's a wonderful green alternative.
6/10/2014
"Earthen Floors" by Sukita Reay Crimmel and James Thomson provides essential information for creating beautiful floors using natural techniques.
11/13/2013
Sustainably harvested cork creates a beautiful flooring material that’s competitively priced with other kinds of sustainable flooring.
3/29/2013
By installing laminate flooring we have a floor that cleans easily, is attractive and durable.
2/28/2013
Teragren, the nation’s leading manufacturer of fine bamboo flooring, panels, veneer and worktops, today introduced a new product line — Vantage: A New Generation In Bamboo Flooring.
2/11/2011
Steve Maxwell, “Canada’s Handiest Man”, explains just how easy it is to install laminate flooring yourself.
10/21/2010
Conventional flooring and wallpaper products contain high levels of toxic chemicals, an Ecology Center study finds.
7/23/2008
Here's some helpful advice about how to clean up dust, mold and stains on your subfloor.
5/1/2008
Here's what you need to know about laminate flooring, from suggestions on how to choose it to tips for installing your own.
4/8/2008
It takes a lot of energy to produce concrete, so when possible, it's good to look for substitute building materials. Here are a couple of options that might be good choices for a garage.




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