Is it time to replace some of the floors in your home? If you are coming to that point where you are looking to replace floors, you definitely want to consider installing hardwood floors. There are many advantages of hardwood floors that benefit the home and all of the household members. Mike’s Custom Flooring would like to share how hardwood floors can help enhance and improve the home and its many benefits.
Easy Hardwood Floor Maintenance
Hardwood floors are one of the easier floors to maintain. Hardwood floors do require some basic care such as sweeping, vacuuming and basic mopping. Hardwood floors can be cleaned with plain water if desired. About every 5 to 10 years, the hardwood floor will need to be sanded down and refinished. After refinishing the hardwood floors, they are like new again. This extends the life of the floor. Depending on the type of wood flooring you install, the care needs can vary. However, they are easy to clean and maintain which makes them a great addition to any home.
Durable & Long Lasting
With proper care hardwood floors can last what seems like forever. When the surface becomes scratched up or indented, it can be sanded smooth and refinished which revives the wood. The wood floors after they been refinished look like new. Because hardwood floors have the ability to be refinished, you extend the life of the flooring. Hardwood floors are also very durable under certain elements which helps add to their longevity. If you are looking for a durable long lasting flooring, hardwood flooring is the answer.
Staining Hardwood Floors Lighter or Darker
Another feature of hardwood flooring is that you can change the look of the floor without the need to replace it. When it comes time to refinish your hardwood floors, they will be sanded down to a smooth surface. Afterward it will be stained and sealed. You can choose a different color stain to change the look of the wood. This simple change can make the entire floor look like new and so very different. When you want to change the look of the home, your hardwood floor can easily evolve with the home’s newer design.
Hardwood Floors Provide a Healthy Environment
Another major benefit of hardwood floors is that it can help provide a healthier living environment. When hardwood floors are cleaned, all of the dirt and bacteria is gone. Carpets can be a bit more tricky. Carpet can trap dirt deep inside its fibers and it is never fully gone. Bacteria thrives in carpet, which demands frequent carpet cleaning. When switching to hardwood floors, your home will be cleaner and healthier.
Hardwood Floor Installation, Replacement, Sanding, Refinishing & More in Charles Town & Eastern Panhandle of Berkeley & Jefferson Counties in WV | Winchester & Frederick County | Round Hill & Loudoun County | Berryville & Clarke County | Herndon & Fairfax County VA
Hardwood floors are beautiful and bring a lot of character to the home. Wood adds that touch of nature and its colors can enrich the look of the home. Hardwood floors can instantly alter the look of the home as well. Hardwood flooring can also be designed with unique patterns to enhance the look of the home even more. There are many patterns and installation options. There are so many benefits to hardwood floors and any homeowner will simply enjoy them all. If you want hardwood floors installed in your home, contact Mike’s Custom Flooring today!