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Solid Hardwood Floor Dundalk MD

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

Just Floors
(410) 205-2048
3 Easter Ct # H
Owings Mills, MD
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

A & J Floor Coverings
(410) 834-1227
Ellicott City, MD
No interest for 12 months!
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 24 Hours
Wednesday 24 Hours
Thursday 24 Hours
Friday 24 Hours
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours
Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile

Flooring by Andreas LLC
(866) 407-5631
1113 N Point Rd # 1
Dundalk, MD
Songgo Ritty
(410) 633-1925
6615 Tributary St
Baltimore, MD
Khans Building And Construction
(410) 780-4178
345 Homberg Ave
Essex, MD
Arch Craft
(443) 608-5288
1800 Fallston Road
Fallston, MD
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 Closed
Sunday Closed
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Refinishing & Resurfacing

Style Master Flooring
(410) 633-3420
6736 Holabird Ave
Dundalk, MD
Casper Floor Service Incorporated
(410) 285-2700
310 German Hill Rd
Dundalk, MD
Premier Flooring Installation
(410) 391-3382
510 Orems Rd
Essex, MD
Floors No More Inc
(410) 686-4557
4 Nashua Ct
Essex, MD

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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