Flooring Types

Hardwood floors add value and beauty to your home, let Albert’s Flooring & Painting LLC help you choose the correct type of hardwood floor for your project.

Following are the main types of hardwood floor to consider:


Laminate flooring can reproduce the look of wood, stone or other natural materials. It is very easy to install, but on the downside laminate flooring cannot be sanded or refinished and has a lower resale value.

Solid Hardwoods

Solid Hardwood Flooring offers unmatched beauty, durability, structural strength, and overall long life to your home or commercial space. Below are some types of hardwood floor you can choose for your home or for the office. Hardwood Floors can be sanded and refinished screened and recoated or stained (changing the color) and varnished. Follow the link below to see all the wood species in this category.

Hardwood floors species.


Engineered wood imitates the hardwood flooring planks although at a closer look you may notice that it is thinner. Engineered Floor has a base of plywood with one to five layers of hardwood laminated on top. The type most popular nowadays is a rustic or hand scraped look.