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Solid Hardwood Floor Cheyenne WY

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

Cheyenne Flooring Outlet
(307) 632-7842
3424 E Pershing Blvd
Cheyenne, WY
 
AGNS Construction Finish & Handyman Service
(307) 640-4614
6920 Windsor Blvd.
Cheyenne, WY
 
Unique Wood Designs LLC
(307) 638-9918
7111 Aztec Dr
Cheyenne, WY
 
Decor Dimensions International Incorporated
(307) 634-8679
16 County Rd 102
Cheyenne, WY
 
Astonishing Floors
(307) 637-4554
101 W 17th St
Cheyenne, WY

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Carpet One Columbia
(573) 449-0081
3418 E Pershing Blvd
Cheyenne, WY
 
Best Construction
(307) 634-3332
5026 Hickory Pl
Cheyenne, WY
 
Carpet Exchange
(307) 637-6600
4516 Stillwater Ave
Cheyenne, WY
 
Prairie Oak Hardwood Flooring
(307) 638-0396
505 Williams St
Cheyenne, WY
 
Ihlis Hardwood Floors
(307) 234-8733
2451 W 39th St
Casper, WY
 
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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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