Wood flooring has long been used as for flooring. It is a beautiful long lasting material that only enhances your home it can actually increase the re-sale value of your home since hardwood floors are a home buyer favorite.
Below are a number of benefits to wood for you and your home:
A very long life makes wood an affordable option long term.
Can increase the re-sale value of your home.
It is a world friendly material since it is a natural and renewable resource.
Comes in a great variety of styles, colors, and price ranges.
Easily taken care by just sweeping or vacuuming if properly finished.
When your child spills or your pet has an accident it will not become a long term stain.
Wood can be as plain or designed as you (and your pocket book) would like it to be making it a very flexible flooring option. If you would like to learn more about maintaining your wood floor check out National Wood Flooring Association which has some very good information on the subject.