Hardwood Floor Health: 5 Things to Look For

Hardwood flooring can be a great investment that will last a lifetime in your home. Keeping them beautiful requires care and maintenance every now and then. Eventually, your home's hardwood floors will need to be sanded and refinished.Sometimes it’s difficult to determine when it need to be done. There are signs you can look for to know when your hardwood floors are in need of some care.


Lots Of Scratches

A large number of scratches on your hardwood floors is one of the more obvious signs that your floors need refinishing, especially if those scratches have worn through the stain on your wood. While a few scratches are normal, having a floor that is covered in unsightly scratches is not ...


Covid-19: Our Survivor Story

Everyone hears the sad Coronavirus stories, but we have a SURVIVOR story for you…one from our very own FAMILY!

This is Marilyn Newton, and she's a survivor! Marilyn lives in Louisville, KY and at Bast Floors & Staircases she is a mother, sister, aunt, and friend. Marilyn is 61 years old and began showing symptoms of the Coronavirus in early April. By April 20th she was formally diagnosed with COVID-19 and admitted to Baptist East Hospital.

Our family was devastated.

We contacted doctors about administering the drug Remdesivir, but were told that they had none of this drug available for Marilyn. Remdesivir was only given to children or pregnant women who had COVID-19. Our family would...


Fall in Love With Your Floors

Valentine’s Day is the time we’re busy celebrating love. Each of us express love for our spouses, partners, fur babies, even our friends, but at Bast Floors, we take the opportunity to express our love for something beautiful, timeless, and reliable: hardwood floors. (We are a flooring company, what did you expect?)

If you’ve watched House Hunters, you know hardwood floors are something many people desire in their home, and who can blame them? They add elegance and warmth to any home. However, time and wear can eventually take their toll, especially in highly trafficked areas like homes blessed with kids and pets. Luckily, a little topcoat and TLC can bring your dated, dull...


3 Reasons for Updated Flooring Resolutions in 2020

Your flooring sets the stage - or more precisely, it is the stage - for the atmosphere in your home. Whether you are considering putting your home on the market or simply want to renew your existing living space, updated flooring can make a huge difference in your home’s atmosphere. If looking and feeling better are a part of your New Year’s Resolutions, consider the part your flooring plays.

Updated Flooring Increases Home Values and Makes Great First Impressions

If you think you might want to put your home on the market, new flooring will make a big impact towards increasing the value of your home. Because your flooring shows wear after years of use, upgrades makes your home ...