Monthly Archives November 2016

Prevent Allergies By Having Wood Floors

If you or someone in your family has allergies, then the installation of wood flooring in a home is a better option than using wall-to-wall carpeting. The fibers in carpets collect a lot of debris such as skin flakes, pollen and household dust. When these contaminants build up in a home’s carpets, dust mites invade to feast on the particles of debris. Not only can someone have an allergic reaction to the debris in the carpets, but also, they can have sensitivity to a carpet’s fibers. Today, most carpets are made of man-made fibers that contain volatile chemicals that off-gas, emitting contamination that causes respiratory distress. Read More