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Exploring What Causes Moisture Under Hardwood Floors: From Signs to Solution

Moisture under hardwood floors! Uh, what a nightmare. Moisture under hardwood floors can cause your beautiful wooden floors to buckle, cup or crown—or even lead to the horror of the horror: mold! But don’t worry. You can still save your hardwood floors from moisture with quick checks and even quicker actions. So, follow our guide […]

Laminate vs Vinyl Flooring: This is the Best Option

vinyl vs laminate flooring

If you are in the market for durable and chic yet surprisingly affordable flooring options, you have definitely come across the two A-listers: laminate and vinyl. These two are in such a head-to-head competition with each other that you would think they are the same thing with only different names. But obviously, any flooring expert […]

Is Vinyl Plank Flooring Waterproof? Here’s What You Should Know

Is vinyl plank flooring waterproof

This was me a few days ago: completely freaked out after spilling a glass of water on my beautiful mock wood floors. As I was cleaning up, I couldn’t help but wonder, “Is vinyl plank flooring waterproof?” Vinyl plank flooring has surged in popularity in recent years, offering an affordable and stylish alternative to traditional […]

10 Classic Wood Floor Patterns That Never Get Old

wood floor pattern

Wood floors have an irresistible charm that instantly transforms any space into a cozy haven or a sophisticated retreat. On top of choosing the color, texture, or type of wood, here is a new way to spruce up the wood floor — wood floor patterns! From timeless herringbone and chevron layouts to eye-catching parquet or […]

Waterproof Laminate Floors: Do They Really Work?

Laminate floors gained popularity when it was first introduced in the market in the 90s for creating natural floor aesthetics without breaking the bank. Since then, laminate has made its own identity as a durable, DIY-friendly flooring option. However, homeowners are constantly looking for laminate floors suitable as flooring for wet areas since the typical […]

How to Store Hardwood Floors: 9 Things You Need to Know

How to Store Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are one of the best investments you can make for your home. However, it isn’t easy to estimate the exact date you will install your floorings or even get them shipped at the right time. You can also have leftovers from your installation that you can use later. Whichever is the case, you […]

Humidifier for Hardwood Floors: When to Use It & 8 Best Picks

Humidifier for Hardwood Floors

You probably only think of humidifiers as the device you turn on when you are down with a cold. But did you know that they can play a significant role in saving your gorgeous hardwood flooring? A humidifier can protect your hardwood floor from low humidity if you live in a dry or cold environment. […]

How to Clean Hardwood Floors Properly Without Damaging Them (4 Easy Steps)

How to Clean Hardwood Floors Properly Without Damaging Them

We at Cozy Home Hunter love hardwood floors. But we have seen our fair share of damaged and dull wood floors from improper cleaning rituals. So, what is the best way to clean hardwood floors? Start by removing all the dust and debris from hardwood floors. Use a damp mop (not wet) to mop the […]

What is the Best Humidity Level for Hardwood Floors?

What is the Best Humidity Level for Hardwood Floors?

Hardwood floors — gorgeous, classic, and elegant; however, they do seem to have a weakness.  Humidity. Hardwood floors need just the right amount of humidity, not too high, not too low. You need to keep the humidity level in your house in a particular range for your hardwood floor to stay in the best shape […]