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Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo is a wonderful alternative to wood flooring because it is one of the strongest building materials. Bamboo is a renewable resource making it widely available. Technically Bamboo is a “grass” and is one of the fastest growing species worldwide. For this reason, prices will remain stable and are generally less than traditional hardwood floors.

Bamboo has a very distinctive pattern that distinguishes it from wood. The color of bamboo depends upon the amount of time that it goes through processing. The appearance of bamboo is enhanced by various plank constructions. Options include vertical or horizontal solid construction, engineered construction, and woven stranded construction.

Very little maintenance is required for bamboo flooring. It is suggested to use door mats on this type of flooring to collect dirt and moisture, but everyday cleaning can be done simply with a vacuum or dust mop. Bamboo is resistant to moisture and does not promote dust or harbor dust mites.

Bamboo is considered a laminate product. For this reason, it is less likely to warp or gap. Also, because it is grown in tropical regions it naturally resistant to moisture making bamboo a suitable product for bathroom and kitchen floors as well.

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Hardwood Flooring Trends

Hardwood Flooring Trends
Hardwood floors are one of the most beautiful flooring options out there. You can’t go wrong with the warmth and elegance brought to your home with wood. Nearly any kind of wood can be used as hardwood flooring. However, there are a few trends in hardwood floors and the three most popular trends include Cypress floors, Hickory floors and hand-scraped hardwood flooring.

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Laminate Flooring

Laminate Flooring
Laminate flooring is an inexpensive, long-lasting, durable flooring option. It is very well liked by homeowners because installation is easy, it requires very little maintenance, and it is environmentally friendly. Laminate flooring looks very similar to hardwood flooring; however, it is not made from wood at all. It is actually made from several materials that are bonded together.

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Refinishing Hardwood Floors

Refinishing Hardwood Floors
Of all flooring materials, hardwood flooring is perhaps the most practical. Once it is installed and treated, it will hold up for a long time and only require cleaning here and there. However, depending on the amount of wear and tear it receives, eventually the protective finish will wear off. Once this protective finish starts to fade away, it becomes time to refinish the flooring.

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