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What is Distressed Hardwood Flooring?

If you’re on the hunt for a unique looking floor, distressed hardwood might be right up your alley. This type of flooring undergoes certain processes to give it more character and an antique, reclaimed look. These processes may involve aging, wire brushing, sculpting, or handscraping the hardwood flooring planks. By . . . Read more

What is Hickory Hardwood Flooring

Botanical Name: Carya Fast Facts Color: The color will vary from a light cream to a darker amber, and will darken slightly and amber over time. Exposure to UV light will speed the darkening/ambering process. Grain: Hickory grain is closed with a somewhat rough texture. Variations within Species and Grades: . . . Read more