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Can I install a hardwood floor over a concrete slab?

Generally, you should not install a solid wood floor over a concrete slab. Always follow the manufacturer’s instructions. If you want to install...

 

Should I protect my wood floor from furniture?

We recommend felt pads or some other type of protector to be placed between the furniture leg and the...

 

Can I install a hardwood floor in the kitchen?

Kitchens are a popular place for hardwoods, and they require minimal...

 

What is the advantage of wood over carpet?

Wood maintains its value longer than carpet. It is also easier to...

 

How do I maintain my wood floor?

Most manufacturers recommend you dust mop regularly and use special wood care products. Do not damp...

 

Does engineered flooring have any advantages over solid wood?

Engineered is better suited for use in a basement because it is less subject to changes in temperature and...

 

Can I have my hardwood floor installed the same day it is delivered?

No. A solid hardwood floor should sit in the room where it will be installed at least four days before it is installed. This allows the wood to...

 

What’s the difference between a laminate and an engineered floor?

An engineered floor contains a top layer of real wood attached to layers of plywood or a durable, medium density fiberboard. Laminate flooring...

 

How do I clean my wood floor?

Use a quality, solvent-based wood floor and cleaner and wax. Do not use...

 
 
 
 


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