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Posted on July 2, 2023
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Wooden floors have been a timeless, beloved feature in homes for centuries, appreciated for their natural beauty, durability, and versatility. However, with the vast array of wooden flooring options available today, choosing the right one can seem daunting. This blog post will guide you through the different types of wooden flooring options, their advantages, and considerations to help you make an informed decision.
Hardwood flooring is a classic choice renowned for its elegance and durability.
Solid hardwood floors are milled from a single piece of lumber and can last for generations with proper care. They come in a variety of species, including oak, maple, cherry, and exotic hardwoods, each with its own unique characteristics.
Engineered hardwood consists of a top layer of natural wood adhered to multiple layers of plywood. This construction offers stability and resistance to moisture and heat, making it a suitable option for basements and over concrete floors.
Laminate flooring is a synthetic product that simulates the look of real wood.
Laminate floors consist of a high-resolution photographic image of wood placed on a wood-chip composite base. The top layer is a clear, durable wear layer that protects against wear and tear.
Vinyl plank flooring is a popular choice for its realistic wood look and resilience.
Vinyl plank flooring is made of 100% synthetic material but features a realistic 3D-printed wood effect on its surface.
When choosing a wooden flooring option, it’s important to consider the room’s purpose, your budget, and the time you’re willing to invest in maintenance. Whether you prefer the natural and luxurious appeal of hardwood, the affordable durability of laminate, or the water resistance and comfort of vinyl plank flooring, there’s a wooden flooring option to suit your needs. By understanding the advantages and considerations of each type, you’re equipped to make a choice that will bring beauty and value to your home for years to come.
We provide virtually dust-free sanding with our continuous belt machinery with mobile extraction units, giving you a safer environment for your family.
This organic finish not only adds beauty to your home but also has exceptional water-repellent characteristics, making it easier to clean and maintain.
This natural floor finish offers the softest and most mellow appearance – and leaves your floor able to breath.
Using soft buffing machines (and hand-polishing where required) will bring a wonderful sheen to your newly-finished floor.
We offer a full assessment of your wooden floors to determine what repairs are needed to provide the perfect working surface for the later stages of sanding, staining and sealing.
We offer a comprehensive restoration process designed to address floors that are improperly fitted or damaged over time through wear and tear.
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