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Hardwood Species

Hardwood floors have been prized for centuries for their beauty and wearability. Traditionally, they represent wealth, taste and style, with each grain pattern and texture bringing a unique masterpiece of natural splendor to the indoors. Each species of hardwood has distinct patterns, colors and properties. A better understanding of hardwood . . . Read more

Hardwood Flooring History

Hardwood flooring history dates back to the 1600s. Wood began to be more frequently used as flooring, often as unfinished planks supported by wooden joists over dirt or stone. It truly came into its own in style and elegance during the Baroque Era (1625-1714). Beginning in 1625, artistic French parquetry . . . Read more

Hardwood Flooring FAQ

When it comes to hardwood flooring, several questions may come to mind. A collection of the most commonly asked questions is below. What is the difference between prefinished and unfinished flooring? Can a hardwood floor be floated? How do I acclimate my hardwood floor? How does moisture affect my hardwood . . . Read more

Hardwood Buying Checklist

Mazama Hardwood – Smooth South American Collection /  SKU: 10080076 Our hardwood flooring checklist will help you understand what you need to know before purchasing this amazing flooring option. This article will help you get all your facts in line so that you can make the most informed choice and get the most . . . Read more

About Hardwood Flooring

What Is it About Hardwood Flooring? Throughout history, hardwood flooring has set the standard for beauty, richness, and style in the most elegant homes. No other flooring offers the timeless quality of wood with the undeniable warmth and comfort that says “welcome home”. Where it Comes From Hardwood flooring is . . . Read more