THE STYLE AND BENEFITS OF WOODEN FLOORING
AFS STICKERING: Wooden floors add a timeless beauty and warmth to your office and home. They say this is my home, not just another house. They are a reflection of who you are and your personal style. They are welcoming and inviting and can complement any décor. Wooden flooring will not only add value to your office or home but may last as long as your office or home itself.
The finishes on Wooden flooring have improved dramatically. No longer do you need to wax them periodically. The original product was durable and cost effective, but not necessarily a high quality simulation of real wood, tile, or stone.
There are now many different species of wood to choose from. Not just North American woods, but exotics from all over the world. This variety and the variety of colors allow you to create a look that is uniquely yours and at a price you can afford.
Durable, timeless, warm, low maintenance and an endless choice of styles and colors make Wooden floors a great choice for your office & home.
Hardwood floors are extremely durable and will last a long time with you choose the right product for your lifestyle. Your flooring expert will guide you to the right choice if you share information about what room you are planning to install the floor in, do you have kids or pets, etc.
Pre-finished, or manufacturer-finished, When maintained properly, a wooden floor will provide years of service. The product itself is extremely durable. Coupled with the melamine surface, your floor should withstand most of use and abuse that an active family can do to a floor. Low cost, low maintenance, and a long product life all make laminate floors a great value.
Finally, the wood you choose will also affect its performance. A softer wood like pine is more likely to dent than a hard wood like oak.
To sum it up, hardwood floors are one of the most durable, long lasting products you can put in you home if properly maintained.
Melamine resins are used to create the top wear surface. It’s the same technology used to create counter tops and is extremely durable to stains, scratches, burns and sun fade. Laminate flooring is an engineered construction and gives the look of real wood, ceramic tile and stone. The product has levels of wear layers. From 7, 8, 9 and 10 mils. Its thickness can also vary from 7 mm to 12 mm. Laminate flooring can be installed on all grade levels. It also can be used in commercial applications.
Although very durable, wooden floors are not impervious to dulling and wear. Some simple tips for keeping your floor looking new are:
- Frequently sweep or vacuum to remove dirt and grit.
- Place mats at outside doors to catch dirt, grit, and oil.
- Place protectors under all furniture. Lift; do not slide furniture when moving.
- Keep your pets’ nails trimmed.
- Never wax your floor.
- Mop occasionally-avoid excessive water on you floor.
- Only clean or remove spots with manufacturer approved products.