There are so many flooring options out there it is difficult to know just which one is right for you. You have to look at things like style, durability and affordability when in the market for new floors. Before calling your St. Joseph flooring contractors, decide what type of flooring you desire. If you are like most, your choices are probably narrowed down to carpet or hardwood. The decision to go with either is difficult, so we are here to help.
In terms of choosing hardwood flooring, it goes without saying you will be getting flooring that is gorgeous and classic. Hardwood is aesthetically pleasing and one of the main reasons it is such a popular choice. If you are placing your hardwood flooring in a formal area, like a dining room, You will want to consider rich, deep colored woods like cherry or walnut. For a more casual look, like in the family room, you should consider something lighter, like oak.
Some may feel hardwood floors are difficult to maintain, this is hardly the case. Hardwood upkeep is actually quite simple. Really, all you need to do is sweep your floors weekly and give them a good mopping every month and you are good to go. With hardwood floors, spills are easily cleaned and leave no stains.
The upfront cost for hardwood floors will be more than if you choose carpet, but this easily evens out in the long run. In most cases, hardwood floors will last a lifetime, which means no additional replacement costs down the road. You can’t find any type of carpet that will last this long. IN addition, your hardwood floors will give your home an increased value. hardwood floors are also a great selling point should you ever decide to put your home on the market.
Hardwood floors come in a wide variety of appearances. That is, there are many styles, colors and stains available for your choosing. So no matter how diverse or unique your needs are, there is a hardwood floor perfect for your application.
Hardwood floors offer a look of warmth and beauty, a real high-quality look. Give your home a look of elegance by having hardwood floors installed by your St. Joseph handyman services.
That carpet you now have is notorious for trapping dust, pollen and other particles and allergens. And don’t think all that magically goes away when you vacuum. Hardwood floors are the healthy choice for a clean indoor environment.
Speaking of carpeting, just how much time do you spend maintaining it? If you are like most people, you probably vacuum at least once a week and shampoo them several times a year. Even after all this money and effort, you likely still have stains. And if you were to have carpet installed today, there is no way it lasts longer than 10 or 20 years. Even if your carpet does last a long time, more than likely it will look seriously outdated after just a few years.
If we were convincing, you would be calling us right now to install your new hardwood floors.