In hardwood flooring can add a sleek, modern look or an air of old-world elegance to your home, depending on the species and style you choose. Hardwood flooring comes in almost limitless varieties, including:

You can further customize your choice of hardwood flooring by selecting a unique stain or finish. Surface finishes come in water-based urethane, oil-based urethane, moisture-cured urethane and conversion varnish. (Some people choose to leave their hardwood floors unfinished for a rustic look.)

Most solid hardwood flooring comes in one of three styles: strip, plank and parquet. Strip hardwood floors range from 1 ½- to 2 ¼-inches wide. Plank floors are wider, while parquet floors are made of individual wood squares arranged in a pattern.

Choosing new hardwood flooring is an important decision. Yours will likely be based on your lifestyle, your decorating preferences and the area in which you live. Consider consulting with a hardwood flooring professional in your area to discuss the pros and cons of each choice. Floor Coverings International of CITY ST offers free in-home flooring consultations. Call us today to learn more about hardwood flooring Wexford PA in .

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