Engineered wood flooring provides all of the benefits of a wood floor without the added headaches. A wood floor fills a home with a warm and comforting tone and engineered flooring is a great alternative. Multiple layers of plywood stacked together create the engineered floor. Layers glued and pressed yield a high level of quality and durability. With the surface consisting of hardwood the custom home wood floor characteristics can be achieved with a more durable product.
Since Engineered flooring is much more durable it maintains its quality for much longer. With a longer lasting product less gaps and cupping will occur in your floor. Not only structurally is it stronger and longer lasting but it is moisture resistant which makes for a perfect kitchen or dining room floor. Also if your home has any damp areas in the basement this flooring will help maintain the rooms integrity. Many visual options being offered allow customization of your floor. If you are looking for the classical wood grain look or something more contemporary options are endless. With options to boot, you can customize the floor of any room you want.
The quality of engineered wood flooring is way more consistent than hardwood flooring. Durability ensures a quality floor for a long time. An engineered floors is built with the customer in mind. This is evident during the installation phase which is much quicker than hard wood. The pieces are glued, stapled, or nailed to the material below. After installation a high gloss polish is used to add a perfect finish. This polish also helps with water resistance and stains.
This floor will provide you with all added benefits of custom hard wood without the downfalls. It is not only as durable and appealing but it comes in at a way lower price than hard wood.