Part of the nBuy Life Event Network

Our home planning centers: 

Solid Hardwood Floor Beckley WV

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

Broyles Flooring
(304) 578-5131
95 Breckenridge Lane
Oak Hill, WV
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Floor Show Incorporated
(304) 255-0161
156 Ragland Rd
Beckley, WV
 
Star Brite Floors
(304) 253-3800
175 D C Lilly Rd
Daniels, WV
 
Broyles Flooring
(304) 578-5131
95 Breckenridge Lane
Oak Hill, WV
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Conaway Flooring LLC
(304) 232-1148
2136 Main St
Wheeling, WV
 
McMillion Carpets
(304) 252-6897
132 Sunrise Ave
Beckley, WV
 
Johns Floor Service
(304) 252-0483
2308 S Kanawha St
Beckley, WV
 
Keaton Interior Trim
(304) 763-0172
769 Hinton Rd
White Oak, WV
 
Ye Olde Renovators Inc
(304) 547-5710
201 National Rd
Triadelphia, WV
 
Kidwiler Hardwood
(304) 876-2392
431 Carter Ave
Harpers Ferry, WV
 

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...

Click here to read more from LetsRenovate.com