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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.

Mon Dak Flooring
(701) 572-0415
7100 3rd Ave E
Williston, ND
 
4 S Flooring
(701) 572-3838
413 Main St
Williston, ND
 
Valley Flooring
(701) 845-2419
351 E Main St
Valley City, ND
 
Carpet Garage Mill Outlet
(701) 839-4416
1500 20th Ave Se
Minot, ND
 
Farmers Union Lumber Company
(701) 385-4201
1011 N Central Ave
Kenmare, ND
 
Keatings Carpet & Linoleum Center
(701) 774-8697
1902 4th Ave W
Williston, ND
 
Mid States Distributors
(701) 232-4723
3215 13th Ave S
Fargo, ND
 
Reds Installation
(218) 233-8314
1402 12th St N
Fargo, ND
 
Flament Ulman Incorporated
(218) 236-9222
2301 16th Ave S
Fargo, ND
 
Grand Forks Glass & Paint
(701) 746-8444
2030 32nd Ave S
Grand Forks, 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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