Hardwood 101: an in-depth look at hardwood floors
Hardwood floors have long been desired for their beauty, warmth and durability. Less than a generation ago, hardwood floors had to be installed when a home was constructed or during a major renovation. And choices were limited to local species and standard installations. Today, a beautiful hardwood floor is within everyone’s reach.
The price per sq. ft. is higher compared to other flooring surfaces. But over the long term, when considering replacement costs, as well as the appreciation in value of homes with hardwood floors, hardwood represents a very good value.