Which Hardwood Floors are the Hardest?
10 Reasons Why Hardwood Floors are Better
Is wood floor harness an important factor for you? Not sure what wood flooring hardness you need for your next instillation? Keep reading. There are many types of solid hardwood floors available. You want to take floor hardness into consideration, but it’s important to choose a wood that you love first. We understand that Hardwood […]
Cleaning Hardwood Floors
There are many options to choose from when deciding to install new floors. If you are wondering why hardwood floors are better, we’ve compiled a list of reasons why they are. #1 Easier, Faster, Low-Chemical Cleaning Many think that carpet or tile is easier to clean. That isn’t true. Hardwood doesn’t grow mold between grout, […]
Hardwood floors are the foundation of your family, and they take quite a beating! We walk on them, little ones play, dirty feet track dirt onto them, and yet we still expect them to shine at the end of the day. When it’s time for cleaning hardwood floors, you will find that it’s much easier […]
How many times can my floors be refinished?
Finishes What sheen to use? Oil based or water based? What’s the difference? Water based finish: Pros: Water based finish is faster drying and low in VOC making it a green product. It is wise to apply 3 coats of finish when using water based to ensure the hardness of your floors. Furniture can be placed […]
Engineered vs Solid Hardwood Flooring
When sanding a refinishing your floors, be sure to take in consideration the dust factor. Ask your hardwood flooring refinisher, as if they use a dustless sanding system and whether they charge you extra for using it or not. Our company uses a Dustless Sanding System which eliminates 98% of the dust normally made from sanding […]
Prefinished vs Unfinished Hardwood Flooring
When shopping for hardwood floors it’s important to understand the different options available. One thing to consider is weather you want engineered or solid wood flooring. Both options will add value to your home, and they both come in a variety of species, stains and styles. Let’s explore these options. Engineered Hardwood Flooring Each engineered […]
Types of Hardwood Flooring
There are advantages and disadvantages to both prefinished and unfinished hardwood floors. These are all options you can discuss with your Wood Floors By Design specialist. They will help you decide what is important for you and your home. Below is a guide that will help you learn more about prefinished vs unfinished hardwood flooring. […]
There are many types of hardwood floors available. Solid hardwood is generally what most people imagine. Actually, there are other options to consider. With these options there are also many varieties of species. This guide will help start you on the process of considering the options. Your Wood Floors By Design specialist will help you […]