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Winter and Wood Floors

Winter and Wood Floors

Winter in northern, mountain and central areas brings more than the freezing temperatures. As the atmosphere cools down, the air loses moisture. Cold and arid days push outdoor humidity levels into the single digits causing days or even weeks to be at 20% RH or less....

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3 Ways To Keep Your Hardwoods Clean During the Holidays

Want to know how best to clean your hardwood floor for the holidays? When the holiday season comes around, it’s time for baking sugar cookies and getting your home ready for friends and family by warming up your wood fireplace. Amid all the caroling, parties, and gift...

Winter and Wood Floors

Winter in northern, mountain and central areas brings more than the freezing temperatures. As the atmosphere cools down, the air loses moisture. Cold and arid days push outdoor humidity levels into the single digits causing days or even weeks to be at 20% RH or less....

North Sea – Realistic Texture, Watersafe Technology

The nautical theme of the North Sea Collection captures the natural landscape of the arctic north. With color tones and textures that accent the wood grain character, the surface pattern extends into the bevel edge to give a natural transition between planks....

We’ll Be Closed Thursday & Friday, November 24-25

Happy Holidays from the Portercraft Floors team! Please note that we will be out of office and closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th. We will have normal hours leading up the holiday and will be back in office ready to serve you...

3 Ways To Keep Your Hardwoods Clean During the Holidays

Want to know how best to clean your hardwood floor for the holidays? When the holiday season comes around, it’s time for baking sugar cookies and getting your home ready for friends and family by warming up your wood fireplace. Amid all the caroling, parties, and gift...

Winter and Wood Floors

Winter in northern, mountain and central areas brings more than the freezing temperatures. As the atmosphere cools down, the air loses moisture. Cold and arid days push outdoor humidity levels into the single digits causing days or even weeks to be at 20% RH or less....

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Winter and Wood Floors

Winter and Wood Floors

Winter in northern, mountain and central areas brings more than the freezing temperatures. As the atmosphere cools down, the air loses moisture. Cold and arid days push outdoor humidity levels into the single digits causing days or even weeks to be at 20% RH or less....

Cleaning & Care 

How to Fix a Scratch on a Hardwood Floor

How to Fix a Scratch on a Hardwood Floor

Need to fix a scratch? Scratched wood flooring doesn't always require a complete re-sand and refinish. A deep scratch often comes from moving heavy objects across the floor. It can also develop from forgetting to put felt protectors on furniture legs. Overtime, the...

Help For A Hassle-Free Humidifier?

Help For A Hassle-Free Humidifier?

Troubleshooting common issues Whole-home humidifiers are designed with a variety of features.  Learning about these features will help you maintain and keep your unit operating well. Properly functioning humidifiers help to maintain ideal indoor conditions during cold...

3 Ways to Prevent Scratches on Wood Floors

3 Ways to Prevent Scratches on Wood Floors

The first scratch is always the worst. Whether it’s your new car, phone, or hardwood floors, a scratch or gouge brings a feeling of disappointment especially if it could have been prevented. Not all accidental damage is preventable.  The routines of daily life happen...

How Cleaning Your Gutters Can Save Your Wood Floors

How Cleaning Your Gutters Can Save Your Wood Floors

Learn in this article how keeping your gutters free of debris can save your wood floors! You may find it hard to believe that the gutters outside your home can affect the flooring inside. They are indeed connected as their proper function is to capture excess rain...

Flooring 101 

Which Wear Layer is Right for My Engineered Floor?

Which Wear Layer is Right for My Engineered Floor?

The evolution of processing trees into flooring has changed through the years. Because of technology advances and environmental concerns, we have new ways to craft beautiful, resilient, and affordable wood flooring. Traditional methods cut lumber into solid hardwood...

Drainage Problems and Your Floor

Drainage Problems and Your Floor

Few things are more aggravating to a new homeowner than drainage problems with a home. Many consumers never think about it until a problem arises. Your realtor will likely not point out issues with improper grade or existing drainage issues. Moisture problems can be...

Which Floor Type Is Best: Wood, Laminate, or Vinyl?

Which Floor Type Is Best: Wood, Laminate, or Vinyl?

Does the choice for flooring have to be confusing? With so many options to choose from how does anyone decide which floor type is best? Everyone loves the look of real hardwood, but may want an easier to maintain option. Recent advances in flooring multiplied...

View of Forest Sustainability

View of Forest Sustainability

Some think we talk too much about wood.  Well, they would be correct!  It is true that wood is one of our favorite natural resources.  Owning a real wood floor brings the warmth and coziness of nature into your home. As with all natural resources there comes a...

Mission 

The Carroll Project

The Carroll Project

Life keeps happening – all the joys and all the woes – despite a global pandemic, social unrest, and the uncertainty that used to be easier to ignore. While some see this time as being more divisive than ever, it’s also overwhelming with opportunity to be a neighbor,...

The Still Creek Ranch Project

The Still Creek Ranch Project

We often get questions about how Portercraft Floors is different, and one of the first things we say is that we aim to do business as mission. But what does that actually mean? “We’re very passionate about teaching people that you don’t have to sacrifice your skills...

Overcoming Adoption Barriers with Show Hope

Overcoming Adoption Barriers with Show Hope

Our CEO, Sam Cobb, recently interviewed Emily Chapman Richards, Executive Director of Show Hope. Founded by her parents, Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman, Show Hope advocates and supports orphan care and adoptions. We've partnered with Show Hope to unite loving...

How to Buy a prefinished wood floor

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Buying A Floor Doesn’t Have To Be Hard.

Make the best choice with our prefinished buying guide.

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