Election season is upon us once again. Our TVs, radios and mailboxes are flooded with ads about this candidate and that candidate trying to get their message out to the voters. There was a time when the candidates only way to get their message out to their constituents was to go on a barnstorming tour. [...]
Going “green” has become a popular term. It is popular for businesses to save money on energy costs and to be associated with being green, and for consumers who are concerned about energy usage and are motivated to do business with green companies. While there is a residential LEED certification, it is typically designed into [...]
Hardwood flooring is one of the world’s oldest flooring materials used by our ancestors. Well, perhaps not all of our ancestors, as wood flooring was mostly a luxury for the rich. The peasant class had to live with dirt floors, but those with money could afford to put wood down to provide a healthier and [...]
Rustic Themed Retailers Go For Reclaimed Oak Flooring Most of us who are old enough, remember Banana Republic stores as one of the earliest rustic themed retailers. As I remember them, there was some character wood around the cash wrap and displays, but very little anywhere else. (And certainly no reclaimed wood flooring! ) The [...]
Your wood flooring might be making you sick and you don't even know it! Formaldehyde is a Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) and is the noxious/poisonous/carcinogenic/really bad gas that has been in the flooring "news" for the past six months or so because of Lumber Liquidators. It is a naturally occurring compound present in the atmosphere [...]
Welcome to the brand new digital home of Aged Woods! We've been working hard to bring our valued customers the best experience possible in working with our company. We've got some changes and updates we're excited to tell you about.
The Magnificent Mile gets a Timberland! The doors opened on August 10, 2012, giving shoppers on the Chicago’s Magnificent Mile access to the newest Timberland store. According to their press release, “Timberland was welcomed into the Greater Chicago area with great enthusiasm when we opened the doors to our Skokie, IL storefront last year, and [...]