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Main Benefits Of Solid Hardwood Flooring

Whether you’re looking to renovate your residential or commercial space, solid hardwood flooring is a reliable and attractive choice. Said to lend a sense of permanence to interiors, it has been a popular flooring choice for centuries.

Along with tradition, below are 9 reasons solid hardwood flooring is a great choice for your project:

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1. Straight-forward installation for those with experience

Quality hardwood floors are specifically milled to ensure a uniform and stable fit. The choice between finished and unfinished hardwood floors is an important factor in this, of course. Installing prefinished hardwood flooring is considerably easier and cheaper.

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2. Easy to clean

Hardwood floors are very easy to clean as they do not accumulate a lot of dirt, dust, and debris. A weekly cleaning procedure involves vacuuming, mopping, and keeping the floor dry. That’s it!

3. High-quality look

Along with an elegant, high-end aesthetic, hardwood floors offer the warmth, beauty, and value of wood, which never goes out of style. Hardwood floors are also said to enable a look of spaciousness wherever they are installed.

4. Strength and durability

High-quality hardwood floors that are kiln-dried, manufactured, installed, and finished to certain standards can last for generations. Able to stand up to active workspaces and heavy foot traffic, quality hardwood floors are tough, hard-wearing, and have long-term durability. Maple flooring is known to be one of the strongest, with excellent shock absorbency.

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5. A great long-term investment

Choosing hardwood floors increases the value of your property. It is a great long-term investment and can actually become a strong resale argument, exceeding the initial installation cost of the floors. It also enables a faster sale and brings higher prices at the time of resale.

6. Variety

Hardwood floors offer a wide range of appearances. There are many colors, styles, stains, and species available, from the locally available hickory, walnut, and cherry hardwoods to the pricier exotic hardwood flooring options like Brazilian Tigerwood and mahogany. In addition, you can choose between pre-finished and unfinished hardwood floors. No matter how diverse and unique your needs are, there are many hardwood flooring options available.

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7. Better acoustics

A properly installed hardwood floor never gives you hollow sounds or vibrations.

8. Healthy indoor air quality

These floors are a healthy choice for interior environments. It has no fibers, grout lines, or embossing that can trap dust, pollen, particles, animal dander, and allergens that occur with carpets. They are the best choice of flooring for allergy sufferers and contribute to healthier indoor air quality.

9. Ageless quality

When other floors will begin to look tired and worn, your hardwood floors will still look beautiful. And your hardwood floors become more valuable as time goes by. Also keep in mind that, unlike carpeting and vinyl, hardwood floors can be refinished rather than replaced when the finish needs an update.

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  3. I had never thought about what you said regarding sound and how timber floors can give your home a great sound. I love to play instruments in my home, and perhaps timber floors would really help the sound carry and make the most of my playing. I’ll have to find a service, and see if it would be right for my home. Thanks for the very interesting read.

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  7. My wife really wants to change the flooring in our kitchen, and we were thinking about looking at hardwood options. It’s interesting that they actually bring a healthier indoor environment for your home. It would be nice to get a little better air quality in our house.

  8. I had no idea that hardwood flooring is so easy to clean. The idea of easy maintenance and cleaning is very appealing to me because I am in charge of this chore. I will run the idea of hardwood flooring by my wife so that we can receive these benefits by the end of the summer!

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  10. Probably the most important benefit that comes with any wood flooring is the increased property value. The ROI% is usually more than 500% which makes the installation of hardwood flooring one of the most profitable home improvement projects!

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