What is quartersawn oak flooring?

Answer Plainsawn planks come from the whole log. They have a grain pattern that shows the growth rings. Quartersawn planks come from quartered logs. They have a straight grain pattern. More time-consuming... Read More »

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In woodworking terms, what does"quartersawn"mean?

"Quartersawn" is a term related to the direction in which a piece of wood is cut. Quartersawn lumber is cut into quarters, and each quarter is then cut into boards at a right angle to the lumber's ... Read More »

What are the advantages and disadvantages of terrazzo flooring versus ceramic tile flooring?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of bamboo flooring versus wood flooring?

Bamboo flooring is usually more environmentally friendly. Bamboo also gives a very different visual look to a room than wood.Renewable bamboo flooring cost less than hardwood and look great. Bamboo... Read More »

What Is The Difference Between Engineered Flooring And Normal Laminate Flooring?

Engineered flooring is made up of solid wood laminations, much like plywood. The top lamination is solid wood and and is usually pre-finished, but can be sanded and refinished if needed.Laminate fl... Read More »