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Solid Hardwood Floor Corbin KY

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

P D Construction Hardwood Floors LLC
(606) 528-3338
3555 E Highway 1223
Corbin, KY
 
Slones Hardwood and Tile
(606) 521-2123
306 17th St
Corbin, KY
 
Hedrick Hardwood Floors LLC
(606) 878-7856
931 Powder Mill Rd
London, KY
 
Floors & More
(606) 862-0171
1802 McDonalds Ln
London, KY

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Lagrange Flooring
(502) 222-7993
315 S 1st St
La Grange, KY
 
Hedrick Philip Hardwood Floors
(606) 526-7773
240 N Ky 830
Corbin, KY
 
Concrete Art Works
(606) 864-0887
786 S Laurel Rd
London, KY
 
Floors & More
(606) 862-0171
1802 Mcdonalds Ln
London, KY
 
Herlein Enterprises
(270) 775-4215
8201 Highland Lick Rd
Lewisburg, KY
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Floor Shield
(502) 633-1356
284 Haven Hill Rd
Shelbyville, KY
 
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Hardwood Flooring and Wood Types

Types of Hardwood Flooring
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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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