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What to Know If Installing Your First Set of Denver Hardwood Floors


October 11, 2017

As a homeowner, one of the best things you can do for your home is to install quality, Denver hardwood floors. Hardwood is an excellent way to increase the value of a house and can be a great upgrade for each room. As you make the decision to install your first set of hardwood floors, learn more about the premier benefits of hardwood, reasons to use a local hardwood flooring expert, and tips for caring for your hardwood floors once they have been installed.

Benefits of Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors will completely transform your home. This timeless option will allow you to make changes to rooms throughout the home for years to come, unlike carpet. It has flexibility allowing you to add rugs to change up a space or refinish and re-stain it down the road. This perk to hardwood will increase the overall value of your home. It is a desired feature that attracts prospective homebuyers.  If you have people in your house that suffer from allergies, hardwood will immensely help. They do not trap pollen, dust, and/or pet dander like a carpet, making it easier to breathe and live in. For more details, be sure to read the health benefits of Denver hardwood floors.

Reasons to Use an Expert

After making the decision to install hardwood floors, many homeowners think they will save on money by installing flooring themselves. However, upon starting the project, many find themselves in over their head. Often times, there can be larger issues discovered, a lack of tools available, or lack of knowledge. In the long run, what seemed like a simple way to save money turns a project into a money pit. By choosing a go-to hardwood flooring expert, not only will they walk you through which flooring is the best for your home, but will install it quickly and efficiently. The project can be done quickly, allowing you to get back to your normal day-to-day much sooner than if you opted to do the project on your own.

Care Tips

One of the top hardwood flooring benefits is how easy they are to maintain. They just need a light sweep a few times a week, and mopped once per week. When mopping, little water is needed. When too much water is used, it can seep into the wood causing it to warp. For more tips, use BHG’s how to clean hardwood floors—must know tricks. When you have hardwood, avoid walking around the home with shoes on—especially heels. If you have pets, make sure their nails are trim to avoid scratches. Also, when moving furniture, be sure to use furniture movers to avoid scratching as well.

For your home hardwood floor installation, TGB Flooring will get the job done. As your local hardwood specialist, we have a variety of services to quickly. You can rest assured that your hardwood will be properly installed so you can get back to more important things. To see how we can help you, call us at 303-738-9910.