What type of hardwood flooring is best for family homes?
Hardwood flooring is a popular choice for lots of different householders, and it’s just as popular with those living alone as it is those living with a large family.
Some of those living in large and busy family homes are a little uncertain as to whether hardwood flooring will be suitable for them, although as there are many different types of flooring out there, there’s flooring to suit even the most hectic of family homes.
In a family home though, it’s more important than ever to invest in the right type of flooring. Different types of hardwood flooring offer different levels of durability, so you need to make sure that you’re investing in flooring which can cope.
Ash, Oak, beech and Canadian hard maple are popular choices for the floors in busy family homes, as they’re very durable and can therefore withstand lots of foot traffic.
The shade of hardwood flooring also needs to be taken into consideration when picking flooring for a busy family home. Many choose dark shades of hardwood flooring although lighter shades can be just as suitable when looked after carefully.
The perfect flooring for your family home IS out there though- and an expert can help you to find it.
- 8th Jul 2011