|Installed Engineered Hardwood Flooring|
Engineered hardwood flooring looks just like solid hardwood floors because it is indeed made of real wood. But in comparison to it's solid wood flooring counter part, only the top layer is made of real wood while underneath is "engineered planks" - this is to give the wood layer stabilization from wood's natural way of contacting and expansion. This results to greater resistance to humidity changes. Engineered hardwood floors also allows wood flooring installation in below grade or directly over a concrete sub-floor, where solid hardwood flooring is not recommended.
|Engineered Hardwood Flooring|
At the end of the day, the choice on what specific wood flooring you choose should depend on your budget, deadline to complete your hardwood flooring project, lifestyle and the location on where you want the wood flooring installed. An extensive variety of wood, color, widths and lengths are available for you. Make sure that your hardwood floors are installed professionally by experienced and licensed wood flooring installers. Doing this will ensure that the work is done right the first time and you wont lose the warranty on the wood floors you purchased.