Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

How to Avoid Scratching Your Floors

Juliette Moore

 · Nov 3, 2022

Over the last ten years or so, carpets have largely fallen out of favor as hardwood flooring (or at least flooring that looks like wood) experiences a kind of resurgence. Besides aesthetic appeal, the great thing about hardwood floors is that messes can be cleaned up much more easily on them

So you’ve found the perfect apartment: right size, great location, no bugs, new appliances, and easily affordable. Dazzled by your luck, you secure the find with a deposit and move in. But upon perusing your new home, you realize something’s not quite right: the ugly flooring. Although it’s functional, it brings down the overall appeal, […]

Cassie Damewood

 · Mar 13, 2018

If builders installed your flooring hardwood style, you may be looking at ways to keep your nice wooden floors from being scratched. A variety of common tips and guidelines can help keep hardwood floors looking good in homes. 1. Rugs and Carpeting One of the best ways to protect your hardwood floors is with additional […]

Staff Writer

 · Dec 28, 2010