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Solid Hardwood Floor Bay Saint Louis MS

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

Roberts Floor And Carpet
(228) 467-4414
6072 E Jones St Bay
Saint Louis, MS
 
Cuevas Flooring
(228) 255-4175
25143 Albert Cuevas Rd
Kiln, MS
 
Reformed Products of Slidell
(985) 690-9927
1725 Gause Blvd E
Slidell, LA
 
Coast Flooring LLC
(228) 863-0022
125 Jeff Davis Ave
Long Beach, MS
 
All American Floors Inc
(228) 832-8008
14499 Hwy 49
Gulfport, MS
 
Royal Hardwood Floors
(228) 463-0055
117 Demontluzin St Bay
Saint Louis, MS
 
Creative Flooring Concepts And Designs
(228) 255-1072
1010 Kiln Delisle Rd
Pass Christian, MS
 
Pipers Flooring and Interiors
(985) 649-5066
1000 Caruso Blvd
Slidell, LA
 
Wholesale Flooring Center
(228) 539-8299
11304 Dye Rd Apt B
Gulfport, MS
 
Kellers Flooring Services
(228) 641-2026
114 Bryant St
Ocean Springs, MS
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Services
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

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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