Collection of my flooring posts - Part 20 - Westchester and Fairfield

Home Builder with The Flooring Girl

Below is the 20th installment of my flooring posts (along with links to the previous collections).  It's a helpful way to find my higher quality educational posts as well as give them a bit more link juice.

dark hardwood floors westchester county NY


Black and white hardwood floors  This is a great way to add some drama to your home by using extreme colors (or even using both colors).  It's a modern and sleek look with lots of style.


What is the difference between select grade and No 1 Oak hardwood?  Not all hardwood is created the same and this post attempts to explain and visualize the difference in the grades of oak hardwood flooring.


What species of hardwood flooring are there?  This show 6 of the most popular species of hardwood.  And, it reminds me that I need to work on part 2 of this.


Laminate flooring - Is it waterproof??  This is a common misperception about laminate flooring.


How long does it take to refinish hardwood floors  For those that have never gone through the process, they are often surprised to learn about the time frame for's best to plan ahead.


Here is a link to the previous collection...and if you keep going through these old links, you'll eventually find all of my educational flooring posts.

Collection of my flooring posts Part 19

Comments (15)

JOSH EVANS *JoshEvansHomes 516-655-5000
Village Properties of Mineola, LLC - Mineola, NY
Great blog and great job. Keep up the good work and good luck to you this year. Thanks.
Jun 29, 2012 08:40 PM
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

Josh - Thx!

Jun 29, 2012 08:42 PM
David Popoff
DMK Real Estate - Darien, CT
Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct

Shazam Debbie, you are rock n rolling, I am going to twitt this one :-)

Jun 29, 2012 09:06 PM
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

David - Thx.  Oh and I guess I should add to google +.  Thx for the reminder.

Jun 29, 2012 10:00 PM
Anita Clark
Coldwell Banker Access Realty ~ 478.960.8055 - Warner Robins, GA
Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA

Debbie: It makes sense to put these in an easy to find post so anyone who missed a few can go back and read them.

Jun 29, 2012 10:01 PM
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730
Debbie, these are some of my faves you have posted. Good Job,, Flooring Girl.
Jun 29, 2012 10:08 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Good morning Debbie,

Thank you for arranging these all in one does make sense to keep this information contained together for easy review. They are all excellent posts and very informative. Your favorite commentor paid you a visit this morning: "Great blog and great job. Keep up the good work and good luck to you this year. Thanks" :).

Jun 29, 2012 10:27 PM
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Debbie- thanks for putting this list together.  I have another friend considering hardwood floors so will past this link to her. Your posts are really educational for us. 

Jun 29, 2012 10:32 PM
Roger D. Mucci
Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092 - Euclid, OH
Lets shake things up at your home today!

Does this complete your 30/30 challenge Debbie?  If so, get some rest!

Jun 29, 2012 10:34 PM
Ginny Gorman
RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate - North Kingstown, RI
Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond

Debbie, understanding hardwood floors is a must and my knowledge base increases all the time reading them.

Jun 29, 2012 10:34 PM
Bobbie Smith
Stroudsburg, PA

Great way to make it easier to find all the relevant posts for an area. I like this idea. Thanks!

Jun 29, 2012 10:52 PM
Barbara Hensley
RE/MAX Properties - Rockwall, TX
Homes for Sale in Rockwall County, Texas

Debbie - you are THE source for all things flooring.  I bookmarked this post to have handy when a client might need this information.  THANK YOU!

Jun 29, 2012 11:22 PM
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

Anita - Thx so much.

Debbie - Thank you.  You are so kind.

Dorie - I know...LOL.  I gave my standard response.  He's reblogged some of my posts, so I'm thankful for that.

Kathy - Excellent.  I hope it comes in handy.

Roger - Yes, it does.  And, I just got home from my appt.  As soon as I send out the proposal, it's time to relax...or maybe clean up.

Ginny - Thx.  I'm so glad to hear that.

Bobbie - Thx and I'm glad it makes it easier for others.

Barbara - Excllent.   I'm so glad...and it links to all the others.

Jun 30, 2012 12:08 AM
Mark Delgado
houses for rent, Solano County & Glen Cove - Benicia, CA
Benicia and Vallejo, Property Management, rental h
You've certainly put in the effort to create such a "deep" library of informative posts. I think it's great to organize them so that they are easier to find.
Jun 30, 2012 02:04 AM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Nice posts Debbie.  I need to highlight you now talking about my hardwood floors with pictures.

Jun 30, 2012 03:10 AM