Things to Consider When Buying a New Floor

Buying a new floor is a major investment, much like buying a car or a new home, so you want to do all you can to maintain and protect that investment. When you find yourself heading out the door to visit a local flooring retailer, be prepared with some questions that you may not have considered.

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Mopping with Mannington

The time has come to start my serious Spring cleaning especially since Daylight Saving Time has given us more sunshine during the day. However, with all that extra sunlight, it gives me more time to see that my luxury vinyl floors need some serious attention and care! So let me get to mopping with Mannington…

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Wood Floor Refinishing for Weekend Warriors  

Wood Floor Refinishing for Weekend Warriors  

Are you a weekend warrior, someone who is always busy working around the house especially on Saturday and Sunday? Let’s talk about wood floor sand & refinish and how to fill cracks in the wood planks. I have to admit that I am definitely a Weekend Warrior, someone who feels the need to always be…

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Heart Broken at Home – My Floor Cleaner is Discontinued?!

Have you ever fallen in love with a cleaning product only to find that it has been discontinued after you have been using it for years? I remember buying and using a cleaning product that made my floors look fabulous and I fell in love with it right away.  It was actually a joy to…

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Hardwood Floor Care

New Year – New Flooring Goals

It’s a new year but instead of making Resolutions I prefer to set Goals. So, if you’re anything like me and one of your goals for the new year is to declutter your closets and clean or refinish your floors and if so, then this post is for you. I completely decluttered my closet and…

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New Year – New Floor Repair LVT

Thanksgiving holiday dinner was wonderful, your family and friends arrived safely and left quickly!  There was lots of food, fun and laughter.  The day was literally problem free with no talk of politics and the turkey was cooked to perfection with delicious side dishes, but after everyone left you noticed that your floors needed a…

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Thanksgiving Dinner with family

Family, Food and Floor Protection

Keep Your Sanity and Floors Scratch Free with Clear Sleeve Floor Protectors from 1877FloorGuy Supply. For many families, this is the most wonderful time of the year, but for others it can be the most frustrating time of the year with thoughts of family, food and floor protection. Yepper, we know that preparing the big…

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Finding the Best Cleaner for Luxury Vinyl Floors

Product Selection An excellent question and one we hear often is, “What’s the best cleaner for my luxury vinyl plank floors?”. The answer to finding the best floor cleaning product is not one specific item. It depends upon the brand of floor and if it is in a home or business. Any luxury vinyl floor-…

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Adding Disinfectant Cleaner to Your Floor Cleaning Routine

Disinfectant Cleaners are getting a lot more use these days with the COVID-19 virus pandemic. Folks are retooling their cleaning protocols at home and at work. If you’ve added disinfectant cleaner to your floor cleaning routine, there are a few tips you will find helpful. At 1877FloorGuy, our technical gurus have been fielding questions about…

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Shoes and pets bring snow and ice onto floors indoors.

Get Your Floor Winter Ready!

With dropping temperatures comes snow and ice tracking indoors on shoes, pets and wheeled equipment onto your home or business flooring. 1877FloorGuy is here to help you through the mess! First, a quality entry doormat that has a leak proof, non-staining backer. Not all doormats list the type of backer, so purchase carefully. 1877floorguy sells…

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Chair Leg Protectors Reduce Floor Scratches

Chair leg protectors are these tiny little items that have a huge impact on the success of your floor. Furniture items, like chairs and tables, that frequently slide across wood, vinyl or laminate flooring cause scratches that can make a floor look worn. Applying chair leg protectors will greatly reduce floor scratches. You can find…

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Basic Coatings Wood Floor Care

Basic Coatings for Wood and Laminate

Basic Coatings for Wood and Laminate Looking for a good way to clean and maintain both wood and laminate floors? Basic Coatings products are an excellent option. These cleaners will help you eliminate dirt, grease and scuffs on your wood and laminate floors in a professional manner. Maintaining wood and laminate is important to helping…

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Winter Fun Outside Big Mess Inside

Winter Fun Outside Big Mess Inside

Winter snow is so much fun outside! It’s when it comes into your neat & clean home that it’s a big mess! Better get the mop ready…again! A bit of spray cleaner and a clean mop pad will remove melted snow and rock salt residue from most floors including finished hardwood, luxury vinyl plank or…

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Best Furniture Floor Protectors

The Best Floor Protectors

Choosing to use furniture floor protectors is a great way to lengthen the life of your expensive flooring investment. These little felt protectors provide a barrier between your furniture and the floor, effectively helping to reduce scratching and scuffing that will make a floor look dull over time. Commonly used in commercial applications — especially…

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How To Utilize Area Rugs on Hardwood

How To Utilize Area Rugs on Hardwood Adding area rugs to your hardwood floors is a great way to define space in an open-layout room, especially in dining rooms and seating areas. They’re also an excellent option for protecting hardwood floors from scratches, stains and sunlight. The most important things to be aware of while…

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