Thinking About Hardwood Floors? Here’s Why You Should Take The Plunge!

by | Nov 30, 2020 | Hardwood

Are you looking to spruce up your home with new floors that add an undeniable touch of elegance and class to your space? Hardwood flooring has long been a favourite of interior designers and homeowners alike, and attracts those hoping to include a flair of artistry in their design. With both traditional and engineered options available, there are plenty of perks to explore. Learn more about the benefits of hardwood below!

Simple Elegance

Wood floors are unique in that they can bring both an understated elegance as well as a touch of drama that adds a definite wow factor to any room. From adding a touch of rustic charm at home to creating a high-end atmosphere in a commercial space, hardwood creates a lasting impression that’s sure to delight everyone for years to come. As an additional bonus, hardwood floors can significantly increase the value of your home should you plan to sell in the distant future.

Plenty Of Options Available

One of the most appealing aspects of working with hardwood is that it is incredibly easy to find a grain, colour, and style that works for almost every room. From darker stains that add a level of intimacy and ambiance to lighter wood that creates a more dynamic and open feel, hardwood can truly perform on many levels. Ashley Fine Floors is proud to feature a wide selection of hardwood products in a variety of colours, grains, and plank sizes. Our inventory includes:

  • Maple
  • Birch
  • Softwood
  • Ash
  • Oak
  • Walnut
  • Cherry
  • and more! 

Built To Last

Compared to most other kinds of flooring, hardwood flooring is remarkably durable and is designed to stand the test of time. With adequate care, wood planks will last for many years without needing to be refinished or replaced, which is certainly of benefit for those looking for longterm solutions that they can count on.

Note: While hardwood floors are highly durable, there are a few factors you’ll want to consider prior to installation. Namely, the biggest culprit of premature damage where hardwood is concerned is moisture build-up, meaning that it is less ideal for bathrooms, laundry rooms, kitchens and other areas of the home that may be more prone to moisture exposure.

Easy to Maintain

Caring for hardwood doesn’t need to be a chore. With some regular sweeping, light mopping, and the occasional gentle scrub with a hardwood approved cleaner (always double-check!) your floors will look their best for years to come.

Find Hardwood Flooring And More At Ashley Fine Floors

Ashely Fine Floor is the Edmonton Region’s premier destination for floor solutions. With a gorgeous showroom and installation services available, finding the right flooring has never been easier! Contact our experts today to learn more!