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Solid Hardwood Floor Morristown TN

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

Bridges Floor Sanding
(423) 581-8233
6206 Wintergreen Rd
Morristown, TN
 
Tradesman Services
(865) 250-8352
265 cosby highway #1363
Newport, TN
Services
Hardwood, Laminate and tile installations

McGrath Brothers Hardwood Flooring Brokers
(615) 543-8479
2606 Eugenia Ave
Nashville, TN
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Kerby Floor Covering
(901) 388-7920
6770 Whitten Pl
Memphis, TN
 
ABC Flooring Inc
(615) 256-6006
328 Polk Ave
Nashville, TN
 
Discount Flooring
(865) 397-5909
207 W Main St
Dandridge, TN
 
Minix Builders
(865) 498-9966
781 Riley Drive
Lenor City, TN
Hours
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 24 Hours
Wednesday 24 Hours
Thursday 24 Hours
Friday 24 Hours
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday Closed
Services
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Stone Reflections
(615) 997-0003
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Joelton, TN
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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Flooring, Hardwood, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile

Artisan LLC
(615) 526-0201
2461 Bransford Ave
Nashville, TN
 
Trans-Atlantic Hardwoods
(615) 765-5170
665 Jimtown Rd
Woodbury, TN
 

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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