Types of Hardwood Floors and How To Choose One

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Just about anyone can see the benefits of having hardwood floors in their home. Hardwood floors are sleek, sophisticated, and are much easier to clean that other surfaces such as carpet or tiles. But many homeowners may not realize that choosing a hardwood floor isn’t as simple as it seems. Hardwood floor installations have a variety of different options to choose from. There are two basic hardwood floor types: solid wood and engineered wood. Both options have their own unique traits that can benefit your home in different ways.

Solid wood flooring is made up of solid pieces of naturally occurring wood. Solid wood can come in a variety of different wood types, such as oak, black walnut, maple, and mesquite. Continue reading “Types of Hardwood Floors and How To Choose One”