Find the Best Hardwood Flooring West Palm Beach FL Has to Offer

When it comes to finding the best hardwood flooring West Palm Beach, FL has available, homeowners and business owners come to Quantum Floors. But, they also come to us when they need expert advice about which wood flooring system will best fit their needs and budget. Our staff is fully trained on hardwood flooring, and they are always happy to answer any questions our customers may have. Here are a few tips we often share with those who visit with us.
Many consumers are not aware of the different types of wood flooring that are available today. In simple terms, there are two main types: Engineered and solid wood flooring. Each has its own benefits, and here are a few of them:

With solid hardwood flooring, West Palm Beach, FL homeowners and business owners get a traditional wood floor that is composed of planks that are made of solid wood. Wood species is chosen by the consumer, typically oak, maple, elm, etc. These flooring systems are generally nailed down to the sub-floor, and with the proper care, can last for decades or longer.

There are two disadvantages to solid wood flooring. The first is that these floors must be installed above grade (above ground level). Even the best brands of solid flooring will have problems if they are installed in areas where moisture is present. The second disadvantage is that the number of wood species that you can choose from is somewhat limited. Consumers can find the exotic species of hardwood, but these may be expensive.

The engineered hardwood flooring West Palm Beach FL residents have available to them offers a great many benefits. First, these systems can be installed anywhere in the home or business, even below grade. Because they are either floating or glue-down systems, they can be installed over concrete sub-floors. Second, engineered wood flooring comes in a huge array of species. From oak to tigerwood, you will be able to find the perfect wood floor for your individual needs, budget, and d?cor.

These are only a few of the many informational tips we can share with you when you shop with us for your new wood floor. It is a simple fact, when you want the best in hardwood flooring West Palm Beach FL has to offer, come visit Quantum Floors at one of our showrooms in Boynton Beach or Palm Beach Gardens.