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The Benefits of Hardwood Flooring

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Hardwood flooring has become popular in the recent years. In fact, most new offices prefer to include the hardwood floors in their designs. The visual appearance and the great comfortable feeling of using these floors are undoubtedly attractive and a factor for the adoption. Here are some of the benefits of using them.

  1. Easy to Install, Durable and Cleanable

Good hardwood floors are made in such a way that their installation process is not complicated. You will need just a little expertise or experience to have the floor ready. According to experts, the milling of the wood is an essential factor that determines installation process. An excellent installation leaves you with the best experience in the use of the floor. The strength of the hardwood guarantees long service in use. The hardwood is less likely to break making it a perfect flooring component. Experts recommend the use of hardwood flooring even in high movement areas since they can withstand the weights. These floors are also cleanable and do not accumulate the dirt quickly. The accomplishment of wiping and dust removal activities is easy. With modern hoovers, the task of maintaining the floors’ cleanliness condition has been more simplified than ever. The floors are also be dried easily.

  1. Long-term Great Outlook with Value Addition

It gives beauty to the flooring environment that it’s used and can remain appealing for long. There is no need to make floor change plans in a short period since house attractiveness doesn’t depreciate quickly. The floors do not lose shape and worth with ease. At first, the look of a hard wooden floor ignites the touch of classy house or office. Regarding sale, such kind of the building can be sold at high prices that meet its value. Even in case of hiring as the building or offices, the value of the house or room will undoubtedly be high. The hardwood used in flooring can be a great investment plan.

  1. Naturally Good and Health-Supportive

If you don’t like the sounds that come as you make your steps walking, the hardwood made floors are your best solution. They neither produce such sounds when walking nor any vibrations, especially when they are well fixed. Despite their massive strength, it’s not extremely hard compared to direct stone floors or tiles. Therefore, in the cases of accidental falling of items, there are chances of survival and no breakage. Various health conditions such as allergies, asthma conditions may be as an effect of multiple micro-organisms and dust retained in flooring materials such as carpets. When it comes to hardwood flooring, once it’s cleaned and vacuumed, chances of retention of any micro-organisms or foreign particles are very minimal since they are made to be smooth and come with no fibres. Hence, these floorings promote healthy breathing environment.

The hardwood floors have a reputation for ages. The modern world has also embraced the use of these flooring alternatives for the numerous benefits they possess. Castle Floors have a variety of hardwood-made floors that can give you an ultimate solution. You can also get the installation services for the greatest flooring experience.

Common Sports Hall Floor Repairs

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Sports hall floors are designed to be used. Not only do they sustain a high footfall throughout the week – they also sustain a large amount of force exerted on them as the users jump around and run about. As such, it is normal for sports floors to need to be regularly maintained – and even to need the odd repair now and again. Here you will find a description of the key sports hall floor repairs which sports hall floors often require. read more →

Things To Know About Solid Wood Flooring

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Solid wood flooring is a popular floor choice because of its durability, elegance and feel. Also, solid wood flooring adds character and warmth to your house and if well cared for it can last you for years.

Here’s what you need to know about solid wood flooring;

What is the significance of wood grades?

Wood grade refers to the number of natural marks and knots on the wood. Wood grade helps one access the quality of the wood. As such, the lesser the knots, the higher the quality of the wood.

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5 Reasons Why Flooring is Better than Carpeting

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Five Reasons Why we Love Wood Floors

We’ve all been there. You’ve spent the afternoon cleaning your house from top to bottom and now it’s time for a well-earned rest in front of the fire with a glass of red and your dog curled happily at your feet. You sit down with a yawn and a blissful stretch when, suddenly, that nice glass of red is toppling over. A red stain seeps into your plush, cream carpet. The dog looks up and your heart sinks as you realise your much-loved pet has already left a sheepish trail of muddy paw prints and hair over everything. Your mind is made up. Wood floors are the way to go. read more →

The Benefits of Wood Floor Sanding

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Hardwood floors have numerous advantages compared to carpeting. They can last for a longer time, and they look outstanding with less effort. Well maintained wood floors tend toad value and style to any home. Since wood is also a natural insulator, it helps in keeping your home warm for as long as there are not gaps between the floorboards. read more →

New York Flooring Company’s Seniors’ Discount

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10% off flooring jobs for senior citizens and military personnel in Suffolk County

OAP flooring discount in NY image by Littleny (via Shutterstock).

The historic boardwalk and bathhouse at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh NY. One of many areas covered by First Class Wood Flooring, who are offering a 10% discount for aged persons and military personnel (serving or veteran). Image by Littleny (via Shutterstock).

If, by chance, you are reading this and happen to live in New York City, you could be in luck. Especially if you’ve served in the US military services or happen to be 65 years old or older. Better still if you live in Suffolk County or Nassau County. First Class Wood Flooring are offering a 10% discount for aged persons and military personnel in this part of the State of New York. read more →

What is an Engineered Wood Floor?

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A brief look at how the engineered wood floor works

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Notice how the top layer of an engineered wood floor forms part of a sandwich with a thicker bottom layer. Image by Bild LLC (via Shutterstock).

As well as parquet floors, there is one other flooring type which is noted for durability. That of the engineered wood floor. It is one of the most popular kinds of wooden flooring around the world. Like a wood veneer floor, and laminate flooring, it has at least one layer on top of another one.

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What are Mixed Media Floors?

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A look at how mixed media floors compare with all wooden floors

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Having your cake, and eating it: mixed media floors enable you to combine a wooden floor with, for example, a marble floor. Images by Einsteinnes and Stock Design (via Shutterstock).

You can either have a wooden floor or a stone floor. Or a marble floor, or a laminate floor. Having a bit of both flooring types seem extravagant, but recent trends are pointing in the opposite direction. If you combine a parquet floor with a marble floor, you have what is known as a Mixed Media Floor.

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