What made you decide to get your hardwood flooring installed? Besides how gorgeous and timeless new hardwood floors can be, they can also make your home more valuable. At some point, however, the time will come to move on. Your home’s value will become its resale value. To get the best offers on your home, you should consider having new hardwood flooring installed. That said, let’s look at the ways your home becomes more valuable with hardwood flooring.
Improved Comfort Levels
Compared to tile, stone, or concrete, hardwood is much more comfortable to walk across. Unlike the other materials mentioned, wood will absorb and retain heat better. Now that we are almost a full month into fall, and with winter on the horizon, some more heat in your home can be a pleasant and much-appreciated surprise. Future homebuyers will also be intrigued by this quality, which is one attribute that the other types of flooring can’t match.
Easier to Clean
Another reason you should consider hardwood flooring is how easy they are to keep clean. Nobody wants to live in a house where keeping it clean feels like an eternal struggle, like rolling a boulder uphill.
Sweeping, mopping. and scrubbing might sound like a lot of work. However, these methods can keep your hardwood flooring looking its best. With the proper cleaning, you can look forward to seeing your floors as if they were still brand new. Some minor scratches can even give the floor some extra character, but if the scratches are too deep, you will want to remove them as soon as possible.
Your carpets could be a fantastic finishing touch that breathes new life into a room. But eventually, your carpets will fade. Hardwood floors on the other hand, typically outlast the lifespan of any carpet. When your hardwood floors do start to dull, however, the refinishing process can make them look good as new again. Also, consider how repairing and refinishing hardwood flooring is much less expensive than replacing your carpets, which could be priceless antiques.
What is one last reason to consider getting hardwood for your flooring? You can find a wide variety of choices for your new floor, such as the type of wood, the color, and the texture. Plus hardwood floors are just more eye-catching.
Ready for a Beautiful Hardwood Floor? You Can Trust John K Eareckson & Co.!
When you work with John K Eareckson & Co. Flooring, we will ensure your hardwood floors undergo a stress-free acclimation process and that they sparkle for years to come. From a seamless and beautiful installation to years of maintenance, John K Eareckson & Co. Flooring has the expertise to care for your home or business’s hardwood floors. For a consultation and more information visit us online or give us a call at 410-788-4200. You can also follow us on Facebook, Google+, Twitter, YouTube, and Flickr.