Here you will find a complete explanation of hardwood species, characteristics, care and maintanence tips, history of hardwood use and more. Click on any of the links shown below for a more detailed explanation of that topic.
The History of Hardwoods   Why Use Hardwoods?
An explanation of hardwood use in history   Read some very convincing reasons why
     
Hardwood Species   Just The Facts
Images of popular hardwood floor species   Helpful information about hardwood use
     
The Character of Wood   Grades of Hardwood
Some defining characteristics of hardwood   A different grade for any floor application
     
Floorcare & Maintenance   How Hard is Hardwood?
Keep your hardwood floors in top condition   Compare hardwood species by strength
     
Making The Decision   What To Expect
Key factors to account for in your decision   Expectation for new installion & refinishing
     
Important Considerations   Conservation Information
Help us help you to get the best results   Preserving our hardwoods for the future