Floor tales: The pros and cons of wood

A timeless option well-beloved by homeowners the world over, wood has the benefit of being as inconspicuous or as blatant as desired. Adaptable and long-wearing, wood can be used for a multitude of aesthetics, from comfortable rustic chic interiors to light-filled New York-style lofts to measured, modern-contemporary homes. Still, there are two sides to every coin, so you’ll do good to heed their pros, as well as their cons!

PRO: They raise the value of your home
There’s nothing more comforting than the look and feel of natural hardwood at home, and most homeowners agree. Because it is such a long-wearing and beautiful material, the use of wood more than instantly warms a space, and raises the value of your home.