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Maximize your home’s value with American Hardwood

When it’s time to sell, hardwood floors not only add good looks, they increase the value of your home. According to a nationwide survey of real estate agents commissioned by the National Wood Flooring Association in 2012, 99 percent of … Continue reading

Tips for Alleviating Allergies

American Hardwood floors reduce dust mites If you or someone in your family is an allergy sufferer, you are all too familiar with the symptoms: itchy eyes, runny nose, eczema and rashes. An estimated 60 million Americans suffer from some … Continue reading

A Hardwood Flooring Comparison: Types and Finishes that Add Value to the Home

Choosing hardwood flooring for your home can be a valuable investment. Multiple surveys estimate that hardwood flooring can add as much as $7,000-10,000 to a home’s resale value. And a study conducted by the National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) revealed … Continue reading

How to Identify Quality, Solid Wood Furniture

Real American Hardwood furniture provides enduring value and natural beauty that can be treasured for generations. But because there are many imitation products on the market, it’s easy to be persuaded into buying furniture that may cost less, but won’t … Continue reading

Affordable Hardwood Furniture: Personalize with Paint

In today’s housing market, many homeowners are deciding to upgrade their current homes instead of moving. But one challenge homeowners face is tackling home improvement projects without breaking the bank. The good news is many projects are attainable and don’t … Continue reading

Mix American Hardwoods Types, Textures and Colors for Diversity in Design

Interplays of color, pattern and texture are the keys to successful interior design. You’d never cover every piece of furniture in the same pattern and fabric, why repeat one type of wood on every surface? Don’t be afraid to blend … Continue reading

In the Market for a New Floor? Consider Solid Hardwood Flooring

If you’re in the market for a new floor, but can’t decide whether or not hardwood is a fit for your home, be sure to take these factors into consideration as you research your options. Health Effects: If you have … Continue reading

“Green” and Enhance Your Home with Natural, Sustainable American Hardwoods

Looking for an eco-friendly way to add beauty and warmth to your home or office? Look no further than natural, sustainable American Hardwoods. Whether you’re installing hardwood floors, cabinetry, furniture or moulding, American Hardwoods bring the beauty of nature into … Continue reading