Many homeowners want to install hardwood floors in their home but don’t know what kind of floor they should choose. While more choices are always considered a great thing, the problem is often that people find it confusing to have so many options.
At 1woodfloors.com, we can help you choose the right floor for your home and lifestyle. Here are the primary things to consider when choosing the type of hardwood floor you’d like to have installed:
The first thought you’re likely to have when choosing your flooring will be how it looks. Of course, you want the right look for your taste and you want something to last for the life of your home with minimal maintenance.
The basic types of flooring are:
Hardwood floors come in an array of species and sizes, and are available in more than 50 different species. Whether you want a rustic look or a finely polished floor, there’s a material to fit your needs.
Once you’ve got the type of flooring you want nailed down (no pun intended) you’ll want to choose either a prefinished or finished floor. A prefinished floor basically means that all of the finish work is done before the floor is installed. Conversely, an unfinished floor means professionals sand and stain after installations. Learn more about the pluses and minuses of pre-finished vs. unfinished hardwood floors.
In terms of the style of floor you want, you can choose from quite a few options to get just the right look:
We know that making the choice between the many different types of materials and styles can seem daunting, and we’re here to help you through the journey.
(If you know what product you want already, you can set an in home appointment instead.)
(On site sanding and finishing projects.)