The modest beginnings of wood floors began in the Middle Ages, but they did not resemble what we have today. Those floors were rustic planks cut by axe and adz to measure the approximate same width and length. It was not until the Baroque Age that floors became more elegant and diverse.
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I have wood floors throughout my own home. Yes, I know I have a hardwood flooring business, but let me tell you why I love hardwood floors. First are the warmth and beauty the natural wood grains add to every area of the house, leaving a richly textured foundation which stands on its own, or can go hand in hand with your favorite area rugs.