Carpet vs Engineered Flooring

Carpet vs Engineered Flooring

Today, I would like to shed some light on the health differences between carpet and engineered, bamboo, laminate and wood flooring for your home. Recently Lumber Liquidators gained some very bad publicity, as they came under fire for using non-VOC Compliant products on their flooring. You always want to make sure that your laminate, engineered, bamboo, and wood flooring is VOC compliant – ours is. Carpet is can be great when it is brand new and created with glues, and materials healthy for your family. Unfortunately, those products usually cost a ton. Carpet can also help to dampen sound, and is fun to roll around on, but many carpets don’t use safe chemicals and can be harmful to your health. According to www.GreenandHealthy.info your carpet may come with some nasty toxins, including: “toluene, benzene, formaldehyde, ethyl benzene, styrene, acetone and a host of other chemicals that are known carcinogens and produce fetal abnormalities in test animals. These chemicals also cause hallucinations, nerve damage and respiratory illness in humans.” The NYTimes published an article titled, “Raising Concerns About Chemicals in Recycled Carpet Padding”, in it they conclude that “23 of 26 samples from the United States, contained one or more flame retardants considered toxic.” Carpet also does not enhance the retail value of your home. It actually takes away from it, especially as buyers taste in flooring changes. Carpet needs replacing every few years, depending on the quality and use. While bamboo, engineered, and wood floors usually get better with age and add to your homes value. Carpet can get moldy very easily with any kind of water leak, especially...
Pallmann Flooring Products Now In Stock

Pallmann Flooring Products Now In Stock

We are pleased to announce that our newly opened Brickyard Plaza Revolutionary Floors Showroom now carries Pallmann Floor cleaning products. Pallmann creates some of the highest quality, human safe and eco-friendly flooring products on the market. They have been around for 110 years, and their expertise shines through in their products, which range from finishing care and maintenance products, to leveling compounds and adhesives. Below is a list of products we carry. Pallmann Hardwood Floor Cleaner Pallmann Hardwood Floor Cleaning Kit Pallmann Hardwood Floor Finish Pallmann Microfiber Dusting Pad Come by our showroom to purchase a bottle, or give us a call to set up an appointment 801-906-8085....
Revolutionary Floors Showroom Grand Opening Party

Revolutionary Floors Showroom Grand Opening Party

We invite you, our dear customers, guests and friends, to the first ever Showroom Grand Opening for Revolutionary Floors. We will be having a huge $1k Floor Giveaway, to be raffled off at the end of the day. We will also have Utah’s premiere creperie creating delicious morsels for your tastebuds and appetizers to fill your palate. Of course, our focus is to present you with Utah’s latest and greatest flooring products. We have over 8o gorgeous products for you to lay hands on, from Bamboo to Engineered and Laminate flooring we have it all. Grand Opening Party Details:¬† When: Saturday, March 21st 10am-9m Where:¬†1140 E. Brickyard Road #32, SLC, UT, 84106  ...