Imported exotic hardwood floors are an attractive option when considering solid hardwood flooring. Some exotic hardwood floors require a bit more care than standard flooring to retain its luster. A good general rule: whatever maintenance is good for solid hardwood flooring is good for imported exotic hardwood floors. And more of it won't hurt.
Always ask about any special care requirements when shopping for imported exotic hardwood flooring.
Here are six basic rules for maintaining imported exotic hardwood floors. See other articles on this site for more information about the care and refinishing of solid hardwood flooring in general.
In general, always follow the manufacturer's instructions for cleaning and maintenance, and read the labels of any products you intend to use on your floors. The wrong product can result in costly and even irreparable harm to your exotic hardwood floor. Proper care with the right products will result in years of enjoyment.
With all the hardwood flooring choices on the market, it's tough to know which choice is right for your lifestyle. Focusing on durability and maintenance will help you get a floor that stands up to your family and looks great.
Hardwood floors are often a sought after feature for potential homeowners. These floors have a classic beauty and are quite durable if they are cared for properly. Well made and cared for hardwoods can last for decades if not longer.