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Solid Hardwood Floor Williston ND

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

Keatings Carpet & Linoleum Center
(701) 774-8697
1902 4th Ave W
Williston, ND
 
4 S Flooring
(701) 572-3838
413 Main St
Williston, ND
 
Burchills Flooring
(701) 967-8440
130 3rd Ave
Arthur, ND
 
F M Flooring Inc
(701) 235-8096
1919 Main Ave
Fargo, ND
 
Alliance Inc
(701) 293-4070
3819 20th St S
Fargo, ND
 
Mon Dak Flooring
(701) 572-0415
7100 3rd Ave E
Williston, ND
 
Valley Flooring
(701) 845-2419
351 E Main St
Valley City, ND
 
Perfection Flooring
(701) 483-1334
1776 Prairie Ave
Dickinson, ND
 
Steves Quality Flooring Service LLC
(701) 215-3010
609 6th Ave S
Grand Forks, ND
 
Keller Specialties
(800) 573-1330
112 S Hannifin St
Bismarck, ND
 

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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