Tag Archive: hardwood flooring

Nov 19

Waterproofing Wood

Wood is a natural material which when used for making furniture, floor or deck adds warmth and beauty to the interiors and exteriors of the house. Being porous, it readily absorbs moisture thus, expanding in humid conditions while hot and dry summers ensures the wooden surface contracts to its original form. This continuous expansion and …

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Nov 18

Flooring Alternatives

Your home flooring defines the boundaries of your space. When you choose a flooring type to carpet your floor, you are virtually looking at the impeccability of the impression it creates. One may often ignore other important factors that make flooring alternatives all the more versatile. Your flooring must be stain resistant, deliver a sultry …

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Nov 13

Engineered Wood Flooring Vs. Laminate

Hand craped Wooden Floors Also referred to as hand-sculptured hardwood flooring, this flooring type has been popular among the masses since the 1800s. It is loved for its resilient urethane finish, that imparts a traditional wooden floor appeal. Although expensive, they are worth the cost due to the elegant and extravagant look they impart to …

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Nov 10

Oak Flooring Grades

oak wood flooring

Oak wood is an excellent type of hardwood flooring due to its inherent properties. Oak wood, both red and white, is quite sturdy, water resistant, stiff, dense, and has coarse grains. This wood thus, is an excellent hardwood flooring material as it is durable, magnificent to have in the house, charismatic, and provides a great …

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