Achieve classic elegance with hardwood flooring
Achieve classic elegance with hardwood flooring When attempting to infuse a room with warmth and depth, many people think that changing wall color or bringing in new furniture is the answer. Installing hardwood flooring, however, can successfully revamp a room - or an entire home. Hardwood is timeless, goes well with many decorating schemes, and may help raise a house's resale value.
Hardwood flooring provides a room with elegance and style. Given its longevity, hardwood also suggests a sense of permanence, and can lend homes a well-crafted feel.
Because they are offered in a variety of finishes, it is easy to find wood flooring to match your current decorating aesthetic. The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) reports that more than 75 percent of interior designers find wood flooring works well with many different decorating styles.
"It's the most versatile floor covering there is," an expert told the NWFA.
In addition to looking great, 90 percent of real estate agents said homes with wood floors sell faster and for a higher prices than those without hardwood flooring, according to the NWFA.