Wood Flooring Type
Most flooring falls into one of the following six types. The type of flooring you choose will depend on your needs, budget—not to mention your personal style and aesthetic..
Solid Hardwoods from Canada
Considered the best of the best in flooring and add to a home’s value for a higher resale price.
Offer a variety of colors, finishes and species to suit your style. Varying levels of durability to support your home's activity level. It is hypoallergenic. Easy to clean – no more embarrassment over carpet stains. Some insulation properties reduce drafts and may lower energy bills. Can be sanded and refinished, so you won’t have to worry about replacements.
Scratch-resistant and durable
Click-together installation makes installation quick and easy
Low maintenance – it's easy to clean and stain-resistant
May be installed over most existing floors
Resists fading from UV light
Engineered Hardwood made in Canada
Expands and contracts less than solid hardwood, allowing installation on all levels of the house, including the basement
Available in a variety of colors, finishes and species
Costs less than solid hardwoods
Easier installation than traditional solid hardwood
May be installed over a concrete slab
May be used with radiant heat to be.