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Hardwood flooring in Puyallup, WA

A stylish and versatile solution, hardwood flooring features natural strength and elegance. Each plank is embedded with individual grains and knots that make your floor a truly unique piece of art. With the proper care, the character and charm of a natural hardwood floor will last for many decades.

At Premiere Floors & Design Center, we offer many varieties of hardwood from reputable brands including Shaw, Kentwood and Hallmark. Each product features different characteristics specific to the species from which the floors are made. You’ll find variations in the appearance of mineral streaks and wood grains, as well as the lightness or darkness of each plank.

WHY CHOOSE HARDWOOD

About Hardwood

Premiere Floors & Design Center is your leading source for hardwood floors in Puyallup, WA, and throughout Greater Puget Sound. Many of our customers take pride in supporting local businesses, and some prefer products made from domestic hardwoods – those species grown in the US. Common domestic hardwood which include high quality maple, oak, American cherry, American walnut, pine and hickory trees grown here on American soil.

If you’re looking for something more exotic, some common choices include mahogany, bamboo, Brazilian cherry and Brazilian walnut. None of these species lists are all-inclusive, but you’ll find many of them in our Puyallup showroom!

 

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Grading: Hardwood vs. Softwood

You can sort hardwood species even further by measuring the wood’s natural hardness, referred to as the grading. There are two broad grading categories:

Hardwoods

  • Better able to stand up to heavy foot traffic
  • More longevity
  • Usually naturally darker wood
  • Typically more expensive up front
  • Hardwood examples: maple, oak, walnut

 

Softwoods

  • Softer and more flexible than hardwoods
  • Increased risk of scratches, dents and dings
  • Usually naturally lighter wood
  • Less expensive up front
  • Softwood examples: pine, spruce

HARDWOOD INSPIRATION

Hardwood Inspiration Gallery

Want to renovate your floors using hardwood? It helps to know what they'll look like after they're installed! We've gathered some of our favorite hardwood room designs to showcase various styles paired with different color palettes and decor styles to help you get inspired!

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HARDWOOD INSTALLATION

Hardwood Installation

New hardwood floors provide a beautiful look to your home and may even increase its value. At Premiere Floors & Design Center, we offer a variety of hardwood flooring options for a wide range of budgets and lifestyles. To help make sure your new floors look the way you want and wear as you expect them to, consider having them installed by a professional hardwood flooring specialist. This is because an experienced installer will understand the differences found among the various types of hardwood flooring available and will also have the specialized skills and tools needed for a successful installation.

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HARDWOOD CARE

Hardwood Care & Maintenance

The beauty of hardwood flooring in your home is unparalleled, with both solid and engineered hardwood being popular flooring choices among our customers. To ensure the durability and beauty of your hardwood flooring, many of today’s manufacturers use built in scuff resistant technology to keep floors looking their very best.

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The Hardwood brands we love

Get to know the names we trust the most for hardwood flooring.

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Hallmarks Floors
KentWood
Surface Art inc