Those who’ve had hardwood floors for any length of time knowhow great they are, for so many different reasons. But, they had to start somewhere! If you are just beginning to research hardwood floors for yourself, with little to no prior knowledge, don’t let that stop you. At Harry’s Carpets, we want to inform you as well as help you to find the floor that is simply perfect for your own home. Keep reading for some great information about hardwood floors that is sure to help you in your search for the perfect flooring.
There are many types of hardwood species to choose from, both American and exotic. In fact, there are probably a lot more than you might realize. Some of the more common species include Ash, Maple, Bamboo, Beech, Cherry, Oak and Hickory. There are yet others, such as Rosewood, Alder, Mallee, Aspen, Balsa, Basswood and Marble wood.