Waterproof vs. Water-resistant Flooring

By |September 21st, 2017|

There is often confusion behind the flooring specification “water-resistant.” This confusion stems from a lack of explanation on the part of manufacturers. To clear things up, I will explain the difference between waterproof vs. water-resistant flooring and the environments suitable for both types of flooring.

As this topic pertains to GoHaus, we sell luxury vinyl flooring […]

Flooring Acclimation: Why Is It Important?

By |September 15th, 2016|

Acclimation is the pre-installation process of letting the flooring materials breathe and become accustomed to the surroundings in which they will spend their life. In most cases carpet, ceramic, porcelain, stone, and residential sheet vinyl do not need to acclimate to their surroundings prior to installation. However, hardwood, laminate, and most vinyl plank do require […]

How to Make a Wood Accent Wall

By |September 8th, 2016|

A staple in interior design is the presence of the ever-popular accent wall. Accent walls come in many forms: solid colors, wallpaper, galleries, wood planks, and more. As a flooring specialist, I’ve become accustomed to customers using our flooring for more than just the floor, in particular, our vinyl flooring. Luxury Vinyl Planks can have […]

Why Pattern Variation Is Important

By |July 12th, 2016|

When looking at new flooring (and more specifically – vinyl flooring) for your remodel, it’s important to envision what it would look like laid down and installed (free samples come in handy for this purpose of visualization).

Now that I’ve said that, does vinyl plank pattern variation come to mind when you consider what your flooring will look […]

Unexpected Uses for Wood Plank Flooring

By |May 4th, 2015|

Whether wood or vinyl, plank flooring doesn’t have to be limited to refreshing just your floors. Surprisingly enough, plenty of home remodelers have begun installing glue down wood and vinyl planks in other places of the home for added accents. Need to see it in action? Here are some executions that we love!

Here’s one installation […]