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Solid Hardwood Floor Butte MT

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

Pierce Carpet Mill Outlet
(406) 494-3313
800 Dewey Blvd
Butte, MT
 
Carpet One of Butte
(406) 782-8787
820 S Montana St
Butte, MT
 
Polson Hardwood Flooring
(406) 883-4827
1001 4th St E
Polson, MT
 
Buckeye Hardwood & Lumber Co
(406) 726-2008
17017 Us Highway 93 N
Missoula, MT
 
Copacetic Wood Floors Incorporated
(406) 360-1930
1321 Red Crow Rd
Victor, MT
 
Sunrise Hardwood Flooring
(406) 723-9829
647 Utah Ave
Butte, MT
 
Floor Coverings International
(406) 577-1058
168 Bald Eagle Rd
Libby, MT
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
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Petersen Flooring
(406) 388-1776
21 Milestone Dr
Belgrade, MT
 
Brandons Drapery & Floor Covering
(406) 265-9852
420 3rd St
Havre, MT
 
Centennial Hardwoods
(406) 756-9426
111 1st St
Whitefish, MT
 

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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