Product Knowledge & Blogs

Carpet vs. Laminate, LVT, Cork, or Hardwood

When you are trying to decide between new carpet and hard surface flooring such as Luxury Vinyl Plank or Tile (LVT), Laminate, Cork, Solid or Engineered Hardwood Flooring – there are many things to consider. In which rooms are you installing new flooring? How much traffic is expected in the new flooring area? Do you
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How to Choose the Best Flooring Underlayment

One of the most common questions we get regarding the purchase of a new floor is “Which flooring underlayment should I use?” There are many options available today – with as many possible uses. Let us help you decide which is the most suitable for your space. Knowing which type of flooring you will have
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When Home Improvement Meets Hometown Improvement in Calgary and Edmonton

Buy your home improvement materials in Calgary and Edmonton areas, can improve your Local communities  – New Research Shows the Impact of Keeping Home Improvement Purchases Local As we head into the busiest seasons for home improvement in Calgary and Edmonton areas, it is important to know that where consumers choose to shop for their
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Mouldings and Trim

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Flooring Protection Underlayment and Subfloor

Subfloor and Underlayment are important things to consider when it comes to purchasing flooring for either your residential or commercial property. Floor protection is also worth using to anytime renovations are being done in your home. SUBFLOOR: The subfloor is the material installed underneath an interior floor (hardwood, engineered, vinyl or laminate) It is the
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How Can Moisture & Humidity Affect Your Hardwood Flooring

Depending on the region that you live in, summertime might bring more than backyard BBQs, camping, gardening or relaxing by the pool side. Summer can also bring high humidity in some regions and adversely dryness, especially in Alberta. If you have hardwood floors, understanding the humidity levels in your home is important when it comes
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Common Signs That You Should Replace Your Backyard Fence

Common Signs That You Should Replace Your Old Fence Summer time is the ideal season for fence repairs or replacements. If you are wondering if it’s time, consider some of these commons signs before you tackling your outdoor project. If your house, cabin, rental, or commercial property has an old fence that has been there
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Benefits of Penofin ® Wood Finishing Product

Benefits of Penofin ® Wood Finishing Product - Timbertown - Penofin ® Wood Finishing Product

Penofin ®- Penetrating Oil Finish “The World’s Finest Finishes” TimberTown has been carrying the Penofin® product line for many seasons. Penofin® Ultra Premium Red Label is a one coat solution created to meet the demand for an exterior wood finish that outperforms all other transparent wood stains. The highly-penetrating Brazilian Rosewood Oil base, from sustainably
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Hardwood Floors and the Need to Acclimate

Everyone’s heard of hardwood floors, but that doesn’t mean everyone knows what acclimation is or why it’s important. While your contractor will likely be taking care of everything, we feel that it’s important for homeowners to know and understand how their floor works and how to care for it. That way, fewer mistakes will be
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Harmoniously Living with Pets and Hardwood Flooring

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Would you like to live harmoniously with Pets and Hardwood Flooring? We are know that pets are awesome. But, do you know that over a third of Canadians own cats; and another full third own dogs, small mammals, birds, and reptiles are also popular.  As a culture, we love our pets, but unfortunately our animal
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Start Prepping for your Spring & Summer Projects

Start Prepping for your Spring & Summer Projects - Timbertown - Calgary Wood Materials

While it may not feel like it quite yet, spring and summer are just around the corner! Many Albertans wait until June or July to begin thinking about the outdoor projects they want to get done, but with such a short warm season, our experts at Timbertown suggest you begin planning now. Pick your Projects.
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What to Consider when Starting your DIY Deck Project

What to Consider when Starting your DIY Deck Project - Timbertown - Calgary Wood Materials Experts

There are few additions to a backyard paradise that add as much enjoyment as a deck. While kids may think the lumber and time would be better spent on a play set, the deck is the ideal place for adults to gather. During the summer months, there’s no better place to chat with friends, eat
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