Hardwood

How to Fix Gaps on Hardwood Flooring?

Like most materials, hardwood flooring expands and contracts with changes in humidity to form gaps. It expands in low humidity and contracts in high humidity.  Other factors that cause gaping in hardwood are: Milling errors. Poor installation of your hardwood flooring. Weather changes. Loss of moisture content in your hardwood flooring. Radiant heating.  Indoor humidity …

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Laminate vs Engineered Hardwood Flooring – What’s the Difference?

The major difference between the two floor finishes is in their composition, Engineered hardwood is made from natural hardwood, and laminate is made from synthetic imitations of hardwood. Just like most hardwoods, engineered hardwood is thicker than compared to laminate flooring, which is only about 12 mm thick. Composition of Laminate Flooring From a distance, laminate …

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