Maple flooring provides a light, smooth look that can open up any room. In the Chicago IL area, turn to Floor Coverings International in Vancouver for selection and advise on maple flooring. Maple ranks high on the Janka hardness scale (a scale that rates the hardness of all hardwood flooring species), making it a great choice for areas that receive lots of foot traffic. While traditionally a light blond color, the shade of maple flooring can differ depending on its age and the area where it was grown.
Maple’s appearance also differs based on how the trees are cultivated. Flame maple, quilted maple and bird’s eye maple are 3 different types grain patterns that will give your room 3 different looks.
In addition to the different types of maple flooring, like other hardwood, maple can also be finished in almost any color imaginable. Because of its natural beauty, however, most people prefer to use a clear finish that protects the maple flooring while letting its true color and grain show through.
To figure out the best maple flooring option for your room, call a design associate at Floor Coverings International in Chicago IL. They will walk you through the types, the colors and every other decision that needs to be made. The team we put in charge of installing you maple flooring will take care of every detail to make sure that your new hardwood floors look their best.
For more information, or to see the many maple flooring varieties, contact the experts at your Floor Coverings International in Chicago IL today.
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