When it comes to hardwood floors, it pays to know your options. Many homeowners have been making the switch to pre-finished hardwood floors, but others are asking what’s the big deal? Why are they better than the rest? Lucky for you, SVB Wood Floors has all of the answers to your hardwood flooring questions!
But, before we brag about the many benefits of pre-finished hardwood floors, let’s go back to the basics.
What Are Pre-Finished Wood Floors?
Pre-finished hardwood floors are solid, or engineered, wood floors that are treated and finished prior to installation. That means no sanding, no staining, no mess, and even better, installation typically only takes one day!
Have we caught your attention yet? Good! Now let’s get down to the benefits.
Initially, pre-finished floors cost more than unfinished wood flooring, but once you factor in finishing costs and the lifetime of the product, pre-finished ends up being less expensive.
Because pre-finished floors are exceptionally durable, they last longer, which also means you save by not having to re-stain or replace your hardwoods. What makes them so durable? Let us explain.
Before making their way to your home, pre-finished wood floors undergo a unique finishing treatment using extremely powerful chemical sealers. These chemicals are applied and dried in a controlled setting using commercial processes, which aren’t accessible to on-site installers.
Applying the finish beforehand ensures the utmost quality and durability for your pre-finished floors, which also means they come to your home in pristine condition, ready for installation.
Choosing pre-finished hardwood floors allows you to skip over the finishing process. Not only does this mean you get to skip the sanding, but because they are already finished and cured, you can walk on your brand new floors the same day they are installed.
Choosing pre-finished floors also means you get to avoid chemicals throughout your home, and you don’t have to wait around for days, for your finish to dry. Also, there are plenty of options for stain colors and finishes with pre-finished floors, which allows homeowners to get exactly what they are looking for without the hassle.
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No one wants to waste their time constantly cleaning and maintaining floors, and with pre-finished floors you don’t have to!
Because the surface seal is much stronger and more durable on pre-finished hardwood floors, they tend to be more resistant to moisture, stains, and other spills and discolorations. This makes them a great option for heavy traffic areas throughout your home.
As you can see, the benefits are plenty with choosing pre-finished wood floors. Choosing to have pre-finished floors installed allows homeowners to spend less time on installation and maintenance, and more time enjoying them! Now, who wouldn’t want that?
Thinking about pre-finished floors for your home? Check out our website for more information or give us a call at (816) 965-8655!