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Solid Hardwood Floor Boulder City NV

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

L & M Flooring
(702) 604-6955
223 Big Horn Drive #2
Boulder City, NV
 
Cloud Carpet One
(702) 565-1441
334 S Water St
Henderson, NV
 
Floortastic
(702) 898-3765
122 Industrial Park Rd Ste 202
Henderson, NV
 
Harney Hardwood Inc
(702) 734-9663
1424 Athol Ave
Henderson, NV
 
R Calvagno Const Corp
(702) 567-0101
85 Cabana Blanca St
Henderson, NV
 
Carpet Crafters Design Centers
(702) 294-6212
1312 Nevada Hwy
Boulder City, NV
 
Nevada Gypsum Floors
(702) 586-0555
229 W Foster Ave
Henderson, NV
 
Fairless Flooring Incorporated
(702) 566-8374
1525 Palm St # B
Henderson, NV
 
Green Valley Carpet Inc.
(702) 997-8582
1331 S Boulder Hwy Ste 130
Henderson, NV
 
American Floor Coatings
(702) 558-3242
1350 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy
Henderson, NV
 

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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