Engineered wood flooring
If you need to know the style of flooring best for you, this article will show you one of many styles of flooring to consider for your home. One fact you must hold close to your chest is the fact that there are no bad flooring, what matter is getting one that is best for your home environment. In this article, we will discuss engineered wood flooring and show its advantage and disadvantages as well as an environment where they are best recommended for use.
Engineered wood is constructed by gluing some wood plies together, with a veneer layer of authentic hardwood on the surface. That means, underneath the surface where you have the real hardwood veneer, plywood is placed underneath and tightly compressed together. The underneath plywood is the core board of the engineered wood and is treated with varnish to protect and give it a deserving beauty.
Between engineered and solid hardwood, which is better?
We will need to consider the advantages and disadvantages of each wood type as flooring material that is ideal for your home.
The above table is self-explanatory, engineered wood flooring material is made to meet the requirement for rigidity, durability, and longevity. No one wants to start investing in home repairs few years after they complete their home and engineered wood are made to meet such needs.
Choosing your flooring type
Your choice of flooring type depends on your house location. Your need to consider the expected traffic to your home, the environment of your home; is it in a high humidity area or not? You need to consider little children as the way children impact on the home is not the same adults do. If you figured the traffic would be high, and the area is high in humidity, means you need the engineered wood flooring and choose the right thickness to cope with expected uses.
You need expert advice to choose the wood type that is best for you. Since this will be a long-term and high-cost investment, the expert you talk to will be in the position to guide you on the best choice to make for cost-effective investment in your home.
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