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Solid Hardwood Floor Anthony NM

Local resource for solid hardwood floors in Anthony. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to wooden floors, as well as advice and content on flooring installation and floor finishing.

Carpet Pile
(915) 755-3001
4919 Hondo Pass Dr
El Paso, TX
 
Coopers Carpet & Tile
(915) 581-1527
6513 N Mesa St
El Paso, TX
 
Casa Carpet
(915) 562-9521
3737 Gateway West
El Paso, TX
 
Concrete Technology
(915) 533-1061
1711 Montana Ave
El Paso, TX
 
Chacon Plastering
(915) 774-0966
3750 Durazno Ave.
El Paso, TX
 
Carpet & Tile Center
(915) 755-3335
4242 Hondo Pass Dr
El Paso, TX
 
Prime Time Flooring
(915) 564-0229
4003 Fort Blvd
El Paso, TX
 
Wood Floors By Beto
(915) 587-6005
4416 N. Mesa St
El Paso, TX
 
All Wood Floors
(915) 532-7225
1805 E Yandell Dr
El Paso, TX
 
Vmcm L.P.
(915) 774-0999
432 Frederick Rd
El Paso, TX
 

Hardwood Flooring and Wood Types

Types of Hardwood Flooring
(pros and cons)

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: types of hardwood flooring
by Debbie Abrams Kaplan

Hardwood flooring adds a clean, polished look that can last decades, as well as value to your home. Here are some hardwood pointers to consider before heading to the showroom.

Solid hardwood comes in different types of wood, and even bamboo. Consider the wood’s grain, color and durability when choosing what works best for your home. Solid planks of hard wood come in cherry, oak, maple, walnut as well as exotic varieties. One of the more popular “woods” is now bamboo. Technically in the grass family, bamboo is considered more environmentally friendly because it grows faster than hardwood, and it’s as durable as white oak.

Before choosing solid hardwood, though, you’ll want to think about installation. If your foundation is concrete, with no sub-floor, it would be easier and cheaper to install engineered wood. While hardwood can be tough to install without a professional, engineered wood is easier, because it’s a thinner plank of wood glued onto a plywood board. You can easily latch the boards together as a “floating floor” using a tongue and groove system or glue. Because the wood is pre-finished, you don’t have the offensive smell or waiting time after sanding and sealing the wood.

One disadvantage of engineered wood is that because it’s a thinner s...

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