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Solid Hardwood Floor Somerton AZ

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

Big Bobs Flooring Outlet
(928) 217-5551
1821 S Arizona Ave
Yuma, AZ
 
Cactus Flooring Pro Flooring Center
(928) 329-8404
2444 E 16th St
Yuma, AZ
 
Prescott Flooring Brokers
(928) 583-7772
401 W Goodwin St
Prescott, AZ
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 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

Floor Care of Tucson
(520) 240-7603
4590 S Laredo Ct
Tucson, AZ
 
L & M Flooring
(520) 886-2490
7735 E Broadway Blvd
Tucson, AZ
 
Johnnys Carpets
(928) 783-5085
1001 S 4th Ave
Yuma, AZ
 
Floor Covering Big D
(928) 317-0569
4530 E 30th Pl
Yuma, AZ
 
Carpet Depot
(602) 956-2755
2930 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ
 
Csi Inspections
(520) 544-2114
3821 W Costco Dr
Tucson, AZ
 
B & M Tile Services
(480) 921-2000
451 S El Dorado
Mesa, AZ
 

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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