You have many options when it comes to wood flooring. The Royal Home Flooring company can help you with your flooring options and choices in Aurora IL, Bolingbrook, Chicago, Elgin IL, Joliet or Naperville.
There are many good reasons why wood is one the most popular choices when it comes to flooring. First you have several options. There are several types of wood flooring to select from. The two main types of wood flooring are solid and engineered.
Solid hardwood flooring is made from a wood species in the form of solid wood planks. This is what people imagine when they think of hardwood floors. The plank is cut from solid wood. You also have a selection of species such as Alder, Beech, Birch, Cherry, Hickory, Maple, Oak. Pecan. Walnut and more. Wood flooring will add richness and warmth to your home, irrespective of the species.
The second type of wood flooring is engineered floors. Engineered hardwood is constructed in layers of pressed wood. A layer of hardwood is added on the op and bottom. This layer construction helps make the flooring less susceptible to moisture and humidity damage.
Engineered hardwood floors are more versatile and be used in rooms and areas not normally suited to solid hardwood. Engineered hardwood is cheaper then solid hardwood and is a good option for many homes. On the negative side, engineered hardwood can’t be refinished and is not as long lasting and solid hardwood. Solid hardwood will add more resell vale to your home. Whether you decide on solid hardwood or engineered hardwood you still have several options and choices with respect to species, design and style.
Your flooring represents a substantial investment and you want to make the right decisions and selections from the get-go. The Royal Home Flooring company can help you with your wood flooring options and choices in Aurora IL, Bolingbrook, Chicago, Elgin IL, Joliet or Naperville.