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Engineered Hardwood in Barrie, OntarioAre you looking for a cost-effective flooring material that has the appeal of hardwood? If so, you should consider going with engineered hardwood in your home. There are three main reasons why this type of flooring can be a beneficial addition to your home:

  1. Cost–Solid hardwood flooring is expensive due to the nature of the manufacturing process. With engineered hardwood flooring, you get the look of hardwood because the finish is often manufactured from the same tree species.
  2. Installation–Because of the nature of the manufacturing process, with engineered hardwood flooring, you can put it just about anywhere.  It comes in varying types and styles and options for installation. It can be placed in higher moisture areas as well as directly over concrete making it ideal for kitchen, bath, and laundry areas.
  3. Maintenance–Due to its resistance to moisture and its durability, engineered hardwood flooring is more resistant to daily wear and tear. Engineered hardwood flooring is also easy to clean and there is no need to sand and refinish it multiple times. With proper maintenance, this type of flooring can also last up to 20 years.

Stop by our showroom today and find out the many other reasons why you should choose engineered hardwood flooring for your home. We can’t wait to work with you!