Floors are the foundation of every home – in both form and function. Choosing the best floor for your space is one of the larger investment decisions you’ll make. Floors are expected to be long-lasting, hard-wearing, great looking and add value to your home. Choosing engineered hardwood flooring is a wise choice on many levels.
Here we’ve put together a short guide to some frequently asked questions that you might want answers to when it comes to choosing the right floor for your home:
What is Engineered Hardwood Flooring?
Simply put, engineered hardwood is wood flooring consisting of multiple layers to achieve longevity, durability and stability. Engineered hardwood flooring has a foundation layer made of a medium-density hardwood, a core layer engineered to all but eliminate expansion and contraction or movement when exposed to varying temperatures, humidity and moisture, a top layer of the species of your choice and treated with a protective anti-scratch coating to increase durability.