Oak flooring is a very popular choice in many homes; in fact, it is the most popular choice of hardwood in North America. We highly recommend oak flooring to anyone who wants a popular, easy to manage hardwood floor in their home.
Woods used to make oak flooring
Most common oak flooring comes from two different species of oak hardwoods: red oak & white oak. Both are very similar in appearance, with red oak having a slightly pink tone and white oak having more of a tan color.
Both red and white oak are resilient, easy to work with, and grown domestically. Whether you choose hardwood floors made from red or white oaks, they are very easy to finish to your liking.
Why choose Oak flooring
Oak flooring is a very sought-after flooring. It’s very durable and will last a long time, it’s durable, has a very appealing grain, and stains exceptionally well, giving you a wide range of customized color options.
There are also a few more benefits of oak flooring that stem from its popularity. First, because it is so readily available, prices for oak planks are usually lower than other hardwood species. Second, there are tons of interior design ideas built around this popular flooring option.