Are you currently looking at doing some home improvements? Are you reading this on your phone or laptop, sat on your sofa or perched at that breakfast bar? Maybe you’ve been scrolling through pages of ways to make your house look more like a home? Perhaps you’re even sick of the dodgy carpets that were already here when you bought the house a decade ago? Now is the time to invest in some solid wood flooring and we’ve got five fantastic benefits about it!
Better For Your Health
Did you know that solid wood flooring is actually better for your health? If you have any respiratory conditions or are worried about what you and your family are breathing in, solid wood flooring is the way to go. Carpets accumulate allergens so if you’re looking for healthier indoor air you’re better to have wood flooring.
Super Easy To Clean
Solid wood flooring is perfect for cleaning as well. Imagine all the spills and mushed in food you’ve previously had to try and get out of carpets. None of those problems with wood flooring. It won’t miraculously stop the kids spilling food, or your best friend spilling her glass of wine, but it’ll make the clean up much easier. Running around the edges with the vacuum cleaner is simple and you can easily mop it over once a week to keep it clean.
Lots Of Variety
One of the massive benefits of solid wood flooring is the variety available. You can pick and choose the type to fit in with the style of room you’re designing. You might want a different colour in the hallway to that in the dining room. There are loads available, including black, grey, white, golden, coffee and natural. Choose your favourites and add atmosphere to your space.
Increases The Value Of Your Home
Did you know that solid wood flooring actually increasing the value of your home? Many people have tried to sell houses by replacing the old carpets in their home with the cheapest ones on the market. However this is easily seen through, in more ways than one! Solid wood flooring doesn’t need ripping up and replacing. It’s hard-wearing, stylish and long-lasting. Your investment will be seen in the sale price of your home.
If you’re one of those people who love taking photos of their life and sharing it online, solid wood flooring is perfect for you. It shows you have great taste and the viewers don’t need to know about the affordable price tag you paid. Take stellar photos of your furniture on beautiful solid wood flooring. Don’t forget, you’ve got a ready-made beautiful background for product photography too. Simply pop it on the floor, avoid your own shadow and snap some awesome shots to share!
There are lots more than this handful of benefits of solid wood flooring. Have a think about what you want in your home and find the colour and style you want for your rooms. You’ll be so glad you did!