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I love the look of polished concrete floors in kitchens, but concrete — along with other nonresilient floor surfaces, such as stone, ceramic and porcelain tile — can take a toll on your joints. I've heard complaints from many homeowners who regret putting in a hard flooring material in their kitchen because of the subsequent...
Contractor Tips: Smooth Moves for Hardwood Floors
Dreaming of gorgeous, natural wood floors? Consider these professional pointers before you lay the first plank
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Plan ahead to prevent unsightly or unsafe transitions between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know
Cork Flooring 101: Warm Up to a Natural Wonder
Comfortable, sustainable and easy on the eye, cork has a lot going for it. Use our guide to get familiar with this natural flooring material
When to Use Engineered Wood Floors
Ecofriendly Kitchen: How to Choose Flooring
Conserve natural resources and your long-term finances by choosing kitchen flooring materials with durability and beauty
Your Floor: How to Find Right Stone Tile
Your Floor: An Introduction to Solid-Plank Wood Floors
The Case for Linoleum and Vinyl Floors
Your Floor: How to Shop for Tile
The Upstairs-Downstairs Connection: Picking the Right Stair Treatment
Carpeting, runner or bare wood? Check out these ideas for matching your staircase floor treatment to upstairs and downstairs flooring
Make Your Floors Terrific With Terrazzo
Durable, sanitary and unique, this bespeckled surface is a winner for floors, walls, countertops and sinks
Are Stone Floors Right for Your Home?
If you’re thinking about going with this hard-wearing material, here are important pros and cons to weigh
Drama’s Afoot With Striking Black Floors
What Goes With Dark Wood Floors?
Avoid a too-heavy look or losing your furniture in a sea of darkness with these pairing ideas for flooring in deep tones