When people are out looking for a home to purchase, having a hardwood floor in a home is a ‘big’ advantage because it naturally appeals to buyers. Basically, it is a feature that adds to a home’s value and it can be the very factor that influences the decision to buy the home. That being said, maintaining hardwood flooring has many other advantages.
If you don’t already have hardwood flooring in your home, or you are in the market to buy a home and are considering a home that has hardwood flooring, then you will appreciate all of the advantages that come with it.
Numerous Hardwood Flooring Advantages
Most people would readily agree that wood flooring has it’s benefits, but rarely does anyone sit down and consider what these all are. If you would like to know, then here are some of them listed below.
Adds class to a room – hardwood floors are timeless, the very nature of the material has a natural calming effect on humans, and, hardwood floors are an absolute must have feature for classy home interior design themes.
Improves with age – as time passes, and wood floors are maintained by polishing and treating these with protective coating, the classic aged shine look is achieved.
Lasts a lifetime – good timber can last hundreds of years and more if maintained, which makes timber a very long-lasting material that only gets better with age.
Healthy flooring material – its proven that organic flooring material such as timber has a non-electromagnetic property that actually attracts less dust. So, with less dust means less allergens that cause allergies.
Hardier than laminated floors – compared to manufactured laminated floors, timber floors are less prone to damage from heavy objects dropping on them.
Naturally comfortable – when comparing any other hard flooring material, a hardwood floor is more comfortable when you sit or lay on it. That is why pets choose to lay on them.
For people who appreciate the natural features and aesthetic look of timber flooring, maintaining its polished shine is a must, as it will preserve the wood and the value it adds to the property. For new home buyers that have inherited a wood floor, restoring it can make it look like new, and that can transform a room into a classy space.
If you are seeking a professional timber floor restoration service, to restore old wood flooring, then MAB can help. Our highly trained team of wood floor restoration specialists will sand, seal, and polish your timber flooring to look like the day it was laid down. Please contact us to schedule a free consultation and inspection of your timber flooring.