Are you interested in hardwood flooring for your home? Consider some of the benefits:
1. Hardwood flooring fits easily into any décor.
Most interior designers agree that hardwood flooring accentuates any décor and adds elegance, whether your style is contemporary or traditional. The timeless appeal of hardwood floors enhances your furnishings and allows you to create the ambiance you desire whether you’re going for a warm comfortable atmosphere or a smooth contemporary feeling. With simple maintenance, you can enjoy stunning hardwood floors throughout the years.
2. The durability of hardwood floors is worth the investment.
Improvements in technology have strengthened the durability factor of hardwoods. Hardwood floors have evolved from exclusive use in formal living rooms and dining areas. In order to choose the best hardwood for your home, keep in mind the moisture level of the area you live in. You can choose hardwood flooring that works in any room of your home – even kitchens, bathrooms and laundry rooms.
3. Hardwood floors are cost-effective.
With proper maintenance, hardwood floors are an excellent investment. You’ll discover the increase in value and appeal of your home. Realtors note the benefit of hardwood floors in captivating a prospective buyer. According to a recent survey by the National Wood Flooring Association, Realtors agree – houses with wood floors sell faster and bring higher prices than homes with other types of flooring.
4. Hardwood floors are easy to maintain.
Hardwood is resistant to stains and spills and easy to clean, which is perfect for allergy sufferers. With minimal care, hardwood floors will retain their beauty and elegance for many years. Tones deepen and grain patterns emerge with every passing year adding to the original beauty of your wood floors. Hardwood floors may get scraped, scratched, scuffed and damaged – this can be easily fixed. Ayoub Carpet Service’s certified technicians have top-of-the-line equipment and training to sand, smooth and refinish any hardwood in your home.
5. Your choices in hardwood flooring are tremendous.
There are incredible choices in colors, wood grains, board widths, and different types of wood on the market. Since the natural qualities in wood vary so greatly, you’ll never see another floor exactly like yours. You can find stunning wood floors to create the exact look and feel you want in your home or office whether you are remodeling, redecorating, or building.
If you would like a consultation on which hardwood is best for you, contact Ayoub Carpet Service. You may also visit our Chantilly or Falls Church, Virginia showrooms to browse our selection of finished hardwood, including: Solid, Strip and Plank.
Wood Species Featured in Our Showroom
Bamboo, American and Brazilian Cherry, Red and White Oak, Walnut, Maple, Birch, Hickory, Pine, Ash, Beech, Tigerwood, Santos Mahogany, Brazilian Teak, Chestnut, Rosewood and many more!
Below are listed the relative hardness for numerous wood species used in flooring.
These ratings were done using the Janka Hardness Test. The higher the number, the harder the wood. This should be used as a general guide when comparing various species of wood flooring. Ratings will vary from where and when a tree was obtained. The plank construction and finish play an extremely important role in the durability and ease of maintenance of any wood floor.