The modest beginnings of wood floors began in the Middle Age, but it wasn't until the Baroque Age that floors became more elegant and diverse. Read more about the history of wood flooring here.
If you want to extend the life of your new or refurbished hardwood floors, here are seven things you'll want to avoid and what you should do instead (with an infographic).
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.