The best brands of hardwood flooring are Westhollow, North American Hardwood and Kahrs. These brands consistently receive top ratings for quality, appearance, durability, price, warranty options and customer satisfaction... More »

Cleaning hardwood floors is a matter of careful maintenance and preventative steps to stop damage from occurring before it has a chance to destroy a floor's finish. It is important to approach this process intentionally ... More »

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Repairing scratches in hardwood floors requires using a method appropriate for the depth and width of the scratch, but small scratches are easily repaired by applying acrylic floor polish or wax over the surface. Use cau... More »

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As of 2014, there are several high-quality hardwood floor manufacturers, including Westhollow, Harris, Tarkett, Kahrs and North American Hardwood. The one that is best for you depends upon your needs. More »

Highly rated brands of engineered wood flooring include Westhollow, North American Hardwood and Saso, according to iFloor.com. IFloor reviewers rate brands out of five stars based on eight categories: color and design, w... More »

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It is highly recommended that a sub-floor be installed when laying new hardwood flooring. If there is an existing sub-floor that squeaks, simply screw long drywall screws where it is squeaking. More »

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To prepare for hardwood flooring, remove the existing flooring and the baseboards, and measure the door casings to ensure the flooring fits under the casing. Cut the casings upward from the floor if necessary, and clean ... More »