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4 Things to Consider When Selecting Your Wood Floors

So you’ve decided to install new wood floors in one or more rooms of your home. That’s a big decision, but it’s only the first step. You now face a whole array of choices as to what kind of wood[...]

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Advantages of Installing Maple Hardwood Floors

While oak wood flooring is one of our most popular sellers here at Renaissance, many homeowners and builders ask us to install maple hardwood floors, as well. Maple isn’t always the cheapest option, nor does it work in every setting.[...]

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5 Advantages to Installing Oak Hardwoods

Of the many types of wood flooring options available today, we receive the most requests for oak hardwoods by far. That’s not a coincidence; oak has shown itself to be an excellent and reliable choice in flooring for centuries. Let’s[...]

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What Causes Wood Floors to Creak and Squeak?

While wood floors have been around almost as long as we stopped living in caves, the fact is they are sometimes noisy. Hardwood floors quite commonly develop creaks and squeaks over time. For some people, it’s a sound that gives[...]

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Light or Dark Hardwood Flooring? A Quick Guide

While the overall look and feel of hardwood flooring is unmistakable in any home, the options you have for creating a distinct look are nearly infinite. Not only can you choose from dozens of different types of wood and hardness[...]

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Moving In? Here’s How to Safeguard Your Wood Floors

It’s the stuff of nightmares. You just bought a new construction home with beautiful new hardwood floors installed, or maybe an existing home with beautifully restored vintage wood floors. But as you’re moving in, someone carelessly drags a sofa leg[...]

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4 Reasons Why Spring May Be the Best Time for Replacing Hardwood Floors

This week marks the official start of spring—and, for that matter, the unofficial start of home improvement season. As the temperatures begin warming up, you may be thinking about doing some remodeling or upgrades to your home. If you’ve been[...]

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Should You Consider Hand Scraped Wood Floors?

If you keep up with design and remodeling trends in any way, you’ve probably heard about the rising popularity of hand scraped wood floors. Indeed, hand scraping is rapidly becoming one of the dominant trends in home design these days.[...]

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Do Hardwood Floors Add Value to My Home?

Your home is your castle. It’s also your investment. While most people take out a 30-year mortgage when buying a house, few of us actually stay in our homes that long. Here in Tulsa, the average homeowner will sell their[...]

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Prefinished Flooring or Solid Hardwood? Some Pros and Cons

These days, a lot of people raise the question when building a home or doing a remodeling project: “Should I choose solid hardwood or some type of prefinished flooring?” There are indeed a lot of options, but are they worth[...]

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