Historically, the design decadence of a hardwood floor
was often evident in the width and length of the hardwood planks
. Wide, long planks meant the hardwood floor
was mastered from specially selected trees. The end result was a long sweeping hardwood floor
featuring the uninterrupted beauty of the wood grain. This makes a great looking hardwood floor
but it comes at a premium price.
Today, laminate flooring
technology allows us to re-enact the very best features of a wide, long hardwood plank
floor but at a fraction of the hardwood
price and without harm to the environment.
"Contrary to popular belief, long flooring planks can be used in almost any size space. The uninterrupted character of the wood and...