Selecting and Installing Laminate Flooring (100%) by Yourself

Selecting and Installing Laminate Flooring (100%) by Yourself

If you’re working on a home improvement project you know that the price of the project tends to creep pretty high up without you noticing… often times this happens because of unexpected complications, additional costs, fees, changes in product pricing, or running out of material. 

One of those large expenses is labor costs for work performed, it’s something homeowners often can’t go around. Today we would like to help you out by providing a simple easy to follow guide on how to install laminate flooring yourself and help save some money. 

Take this Quiz: What Kind of Carpet is Perfect for your Home?

Take this Quiz: What Kind of Carpet is Perfect for your Home?

Carpet is still the most viable flooring option to date. It’s such a comfortable material that is both soft, warm, and welcoming… perfect for a homey environment. There are literally thousands of different carpet’s out there and selecting the perfect one for you might seem like an impossible task. Carpet should add to a homes decor and help unify the atmosphere generating a central theme.

Spring Time Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring Time Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring time is known for blooming flowers, allergies, chirping baby birds, and spring cleaning. 

Also a perfect time to get all of the maintenance done on your home. Maintenance is a slippery slope, miss it one year, and miss it the next, before you know it you are forced to spend thousands of unnecessary dollars to repair something that could have lasted you ages with proper care.

Why Laminate Flooring is 10x Better than Hardwood!

Why Laminate Flooring is 10x Better than Hardwood!

Yes you read that right!

Laminate flooring is a much better option for the majority of the homes in the United States. Although widely unfavored by homeowners just a few years ago laminate flooring is to date the best option possible for almost every home. Here are 6 very compeling reasons that laminate flooring is the flooring option for you!

Our Top Four Pick: Luxury Flooring Options

Our Top Four Pick: Luxury Flooring Options

In the home improvement industry affordability is key. When you’re dealing with projects with a cost that is in the thousands, not being price conscious is dangerous. At Divine our goal is always to offer the absolute best quality product at the most affordable rate. 

Price however does in fact reflect on quality (obviously)… so what if money is not a factor? What if you are looking for the trendiest, best looking, high quality product and don’t mind the price tag? Here are our recommendations… all of the suggested products are yes expensive, but no, not overpriced. 

How to keep your hardwood looking good as new!

How to keep your hardwood looking good as new!

Hardwood floors are one of the most valuable investment you can make into your home. Not only does hardwood add value to your home, hardwood floors give your home character and a personality. If it is such a valuable investment shouldn't you pay careful attention to keeping it in the best possible shape? We certainly think so, which is why this week we would like to help you out by sharing some hardwood upkeep tips. 

Kitchen Backsplash Design trends you won’t want to miss in 2017

Kitchen Backsplash Design trends you won’t want to miss in 2017

Aside from being a great tool in preventing water and food from splashing onto your wall and consistently damaging it… a kitchen backsplash is what ultimately gives any kitchen the facelift that is absolutely necessary.

This week we explore Four Backsplash Design Trends that are new in 2017!

How to Design a Kitchen you can Brag About?

How to Design a Kitchen you can Brag About?

A great kitchen doesn't necessarily mean a super expensive elegant looking area with tons of overpriced materials. A great kitchen is something that is functional for your family and feels right. 

You deserve to feel great in the comfort of your home. Since the kitchen is the most used room in any house we recommend you give it some extra attention today and turn it into a masterpiece that you, your spouse, and your children can enjoy for life. 

How to Turn your House into a Home?

How to Turn your House into a Home?

Being a first time homeowner is tough, everything is so unbelievably expensive and complicated. You want more than anything to finally settle down in your house and feel comfortable but you just can’t get it right. Relax, here are five steps you must take to make your house a home and avoid the chaos. 

Wood Flooring Trends 2017

Wood Flooring Trends 2017

Wow, time flies quickly… it’s already 2017! 

The home improvement industry is booming and bustling this year like never before, at an all time high Americans are spending over $170 billion dollars on remodeling and construction projects. 

What does this mean? It means styles and trends for interior design change quickly. 

Since hardwood is what we specialize in, this week we would like to highlight some of the most prominent hardwood trends of 2017 that you should look out for.

Tile Installation Checklist

Tile Installation Checklist

Installing tile is a fun home improvement project (after it’s completed) but often can be a big pain in the rear during the process. Any handy homeowner who’s done any maintenance or installation work knows that tile is the one thing that is best left to the professionals. Before you go and spend your money and just blindly trust a contractor though, it may be a good idea to know what goes into the tile installation process and figure out the steps you need to take to ensure great results at the end. 

Pets, Kids, & Carpet

Pets, Kids, & Carpet

Some would say that Kids, pets, and carpet is the worst combination possible. Many would agree, we’re here to say: it’s actually possible. The above combination is likely the most difficult question in the whole home improvement industry (not really, we made that up). It is definitely a question that every homeowner asks him/herself… which is why it’s time for an answer.