Can bamboo flooring work in very dry, desert-like environments?

— Linda Quiroz Big Bear City, CA

Answered by Bill Bradbury on July 22, 2011

What's the best replacement for a wood floor in a home with a pool, teenage boys, and two dogs?

— Nancy Meisch, North Richland Hills, TX

Answered by Martine Paquin on September 11, 2008

Can you recommend healthy flooring for a home with kids and pets?

— Mary Haeberle, Brecksville, OH

Answered by Mari Strain on November 6, 2007