Bona Hardwood Floor Duster - For hundreds of years, hardwood floorings have already been gracing brilliant homes to elegant houses of kings and queens through the Deep South. Known for durability and total beauty, hardwood floorings have gained in popularity throughout time, fast becoming the selection of floor coverings considered installed carpet due to the low maintenance of hardwood floors and the beauty that lies within.
There are two fundamental varieties of hardwood flooring, solid wood, and engineered wood. With many versions of engineered wood floorings available, picking the correct wood flooring might be at best, confusing and frustrating. While the language connected with "hardwood", often results in purchasing a flooring that does not meet allotted budget guidelines or installment limitations to which the flooring is thought, not all hardwood floors are in fact; "natural hardwood".
Hardwood flooring is cut with tongue and groove milled on all sides from a log in an bare plank form. Ranging from 5/16" to ¾" in thickness, "solid" floorings are commonly available in various widths and lengths. The natural beauty of wood grains found in solid hardwoods is alluring and appealing with finishes that could be completed upon installment in your home or factory finished with a pre-determined choice of unlimited finishes from which to choose.
As one may expect the priciest of all wood floor selections, hardwood flooring is. It is not unusual for "sound" hardwood floorings to exceed two to three times the price over other flooring selections as well as in many cases is out of reach of those on restricted budget guidelines. Accessible many different North American wood species, "sound" hardwood floorings are noted for durability and total beauty which will endure for a lifetime.