Hardwood Floor Ideas
·You know you want hardwood flooring, and now you want to narrow down ideas to make your floor perfect for your home. Here are ideas for color, wood type, DIY…
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Really Cheap Flooring Options and Ideas to Make it Look Good
On a budget but want new flooring? I’ve ranked the cheapest floors. This means the cheapest to buy, but also takes into account long-term costs. After all, a floor isn’t that cheap if it’s damaged in a year or requires expensive maintenance.
Perfect Hardwood Color for Your Home | A complete guide
Hardwood doesn’t give you as many color options as most floors. That said, I bet you can find over 100 hardwood floors without doing too much floor shopping. Classic “tree colors” range from yellow to brown to red with infinite shades of each. Then, there’s stain which can make about any color hardwood floor you want. And what color do you want?
Hardwood vs Cork Flooring | Should I buy cork instead of hardwood?
You’re definitely familiar with hardwood floors. But cork flooring? Isn’t cork something you use to plug your wine bottle? Well yes, but it’s also used in flooring. And I think it’s one of the most underutilized floors. I’ll explain why in this article!
Wood Flooring Hardness Comparison, Durability, and Other Qualities
There really isn’t much to hardwood flooring except a solid hunk of wood. Yes, there are many different things that can make up the appearance of your floor. But the durability of the floor is much simpler. Other than how you take care of it, it really comes down to the type of wood you get. And that’s the purpose of this article: learn about each type of wood.
Hardwood Stain Guide | Colors, when you need it, oil vs water, and more
Staining gives new life to your hardwood floor. This can help you avoid a complete floor remodel. Getting tired of the look of your floor? Refresh it with a stain that comes in about any hardwood color you can imagine (more on this later). It’ll give a fresh color but also can make the grain “pop” like it’s new.
Engineered Hardwood vs Bamboo [compared in 8 categories]
Engineered hardwood and bamboo are both what I refer to as “hardwood variants.” Basically, they are both hardwoods with slightly different performance characteristics. But which would work out best in your home? Depending on your tastes, we think you’ll find a clear winner. Check out how engineered hardwood and bamboo compare in 8 categories: