Are you planning to update the floors in your residence? If so, have you contemplated whether hardwood floors are right for you? There are multiple flooring options out there, including vinyl, laminate, tile, and carpet to list a few. It can be difficult knowing which material is best for your house and personal preference. That’s why it’s important to seriously consider all of the factors before making a final decision. Here are four questions to ask yourself to determine if hardwood floors are a right fit.
Do You Plan to Ever Sell Your Home?
Hardwood floor panels can increase the overall value of your property. Buyers often specify hardwood as a “must-have” with realtors, meaning that going with another material might eliminate your home from consideration. Even if prospect buyers aren’t specifically looking for hardwood flooring, they’ll increase the resale potential of your house. It’ll also provide higher returns on your home remodeling investment than other options.
Does Anyone in Your Family Have Allergies?
Spring months and pets can be a total pain for occupants with sensitive allergies, especially if the home contains living room and/or bedroom carpets. Since hardwood is hypoallergenic, it holds onto far less dust, pollen, and pet dander compared to other materials. That means less sneezing and coughing fits for you or your family! Continue Reading →