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How to Style White Flooring

It’s no secret that the color white has been an ongoing interior design trend, and the trend only seems to grow. If you’re in the market for new floors, and are looking specifically for white floors, our Rusmur Floors team can help narrow down the options. Picking the color or shade for your floors is half the battle, now it’s time to pick which type of white flooring you’d like for your home, as well as how to style it. Continue reading for advice on how to design your rooms around each kind of white flooring, whether you choose carpet, hardwood or tile.

Carpet Colors for Every Mood

It’s no secret that color has an impact on our emotions. The psychology of color can be applied to advertisements, clothing, and even home design. Color has the power to make us feel happy, sad, and many shades of emotion in between.

Upkeep/Maintenance for LVT Floors vs. Hardwood Floors

Now that you have your hardwood or LVT floors installed, it’s time to focus on the upkeep and maintenance of your floors. Taking care of your floors is important, and ensures that your flooring can be the heart of the home for many years to come. Since hardwood floors are a natural source and are known to last longer than luxury vinyl tile, they requires more upkeep over the years. LVT on the other hand, is popular because it’s cheaper and not as high maintenance as hardwood.

Installing Hardwood Floors vs. Installing LVT Floors

After you have spent time researching types of floors and looking through our samples, it’s time to install the floors into your home. Rusmur Floors has a team of experts who will install your hardwood and luxury vinyl tile (LVT) floors. Before the installation process begins however, there are a few things to consider. Some aspects of the installation process for hardwood and LVT are similar, and some are very different. Below are three categories of price, timeline, and  preparation where we compare the two kinds of flooring in regards to installation.

The Best Summer Carpet Color Trends

We are officially into the dog days of summer. Like with every season, summer inspires various designs, color palettes, patterns, etc. for your home. No matter the color trend, the common themes for summer are bright and bold. We have created a list of carpet colors for Summer 2017 that will improve your design game immensely.  

How To Clean Your Carpet, Tile, Hardwood, and LVT Floors

Have you had trouble keeping your floors clean in the past? No matter what type of flooring you have in your home, it certainly requires some type of care and maintenance. Whether it’s carpet stains or dirt in your tile grout, we have cleaning solutions to keep your home fresh and clean!

Marble Flooring Trends

The Marble Trend 

You may be aware of the marble trend hitting department stores and home decor aisles, but did you know marble flooring has been around for hundreds of years? It has been an elegant and timeless flooring choice since the middle ages. Although marble may not be your go-to option for everyday flooring (versus carpet, hardwood, or LVT), it is a great choice for people who prefer more luxurious stone flooring.

9 Beautiful Floor Tile Patterns for Your Kitchen or Bathroom

Tile is a wonderful flooring choice for both kitchens and bathrooms. Not only does tile bring a touch of elegance, it also brings high durability and water resistance — two big important factors where there’s water and high traffic.

4 Ways to Brighten Up Your Home For Spring

The sun is shining once again, the temperature is steadily rising, and the flowers are at last beginning to bloom. It’s that time of year to make your home mirror mother nature and create a bright, open living space!

4 Design Guidelines To Make The Most Productive Home Office

Whether you’re working at home full-time or you just want to have a designated space to get extra work done, home office design is becoming extremely important in today’s society. Not only should this room reflect your personal style, but it should also encourage productivity, creativity, positive thinking and more. To help you create a space that incorporates all of these aspects, we have come up with 4 design guidelines for your home office:

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