Feb , If you ve taken the plunge and had luxury solid or engineered wood floors put into your home, then it s only natural to want to keep them in tip top condition So to help you ensure that your wooden floors last and still look new for many years to come, here s our guide to essential floor care Both solid and
gray floors This particular floor is engineered hardwood and doesn t look as nice in person as it photographs We ve ruled this one out based on that brown My current It is also engineered, which we re on the fence about If we choosing only based on how easy it will be to keep clean, we would go with this one.
Jun , Archive How To Clean a Washing Machine What exactly is engineered hardwood flooring And why choose it This type of floor starts with a bottom core (a substrate if you re fancy) of pressed plywood or manufactured wood layers, and is then topped with a nicer wood veneer this top wear layer is the
Sep , Because of the multiple layers of wood, engineered floors are harder and more stable than traditional solid hardwoods This makes them better in areas where love a textured wood that hides dents and dings And matte finish because I don t want to have to clean footprints and pawprints away every day.
Jul , For homes with c lspace floors, APA The Engineered Wood Association recommends the c lspace be well drained and dry when hardwood flooring is Keep all fasteners at least from panel edges, with maximum fastener spacing of o.c along supported panel edges and o.c along
Jan , Choosing proper flooring in a rental property is a fine line between making a place appealing and keeping its value while holding up to lots of use Cons More expensive than laminate, engineered hardwood is subject to many of the same issues as hardwood, such as scratching and UV discoloration.
HVAC systems must be fully operational at least days prior to flooring installation, maintaining a consistent room temperature between degrees Engineered flooring is not only more structurally stable than traditional solid, ie it expands and contracts much less than solids, it is also more
Mar , Installing and Feathering Engineered Hardwood I am not a fan of carpet and would much rather have hardwood floors and big rugs, so that is exactly what we did! This helps with keeping moisture away from the wood, it also helps with the sound, so when you walk on the floor it doesn t sound hollow.
Aug , I can give you second hand recommendations, but I d rather leave the tip giving to those of you who have experience with cleaning hardwood floors in a The flooring you may be referring to is called engineered hardwood, which is real hardwood on the top layer and then usually pine or poplar for the