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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...

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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....

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...

Pricing Update for 2022 Q4

New price books now available for download We've updated our pricing for Portercraft products for the fourth quarter of 2022. These prices are effective October 1, 2022 and valid until further notice. You can find the latest pricing on your My Account page. We've also...

Join Us for Southwest Flooring Market 2023

Mark your calendar for January 12-13, 2023, to attend the premier live flooring event in the Southwest! We're excited to show our new products for 2023 at Southwest Flooring Market. New this year, the Market will be held at the Globe Life Field in Arlington, TX....

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....

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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...

Cleaning & Care 

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...

How to Clean Hardwood Floors

How to Clean Hardwood Floors

Wood floors should last a lifetime with proper care and maintenance, but when it comes to cleaning, homeowners can become confused.• Which floor cleaning products should I use or avoid?• Is steam cleaning wood floors ok?• Is cleaning engineered wood floors different...

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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...

What Causes Squeaky Floors?

What Causes Squeaky Floors?

Squeaky floors are frustrating! Unless you are the parent of a teenager, a squeaking hardwood floor is a nuisance. Once a floor starts to voice its opinion about being stepped on, it’s unlikely to stop unless persuaded to do so. In older homes, the presence of...

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

Make the best choice with our buying guide.

Buying A Floor Doesn’t Have To Be Hard.

Make the best choice with our prefinished buying guide.

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