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Let’s Talk Hardwood: Why Converting Your Home to Hardwood Flooring Will Boost Its Value

When a homeowner makes the decision to upgrade flooring in one area of the home or throughout the entire space, numerous materials may be considered. While each material option has its unique benefits and advantages, many are drawn to hardwood flooring as an option. This is a material that has the potential to boost home value, and a closer look at its benefits will reveal why this is the case.


A Durable, Long-Lasting Material

With many flooring options, homeowners understand that the material will need to be replaced or upgraded over the years. With hardwood flooring, the timeless appeal and incredible durability of the material means that the floor may be an investment to enjoy for many decades. In fact, with periodic maintenance and regular care of hardwood floors, some hardwood floors may provide the homeowner with 50 years or more of beautiful use in the home.


Numerous Stylish Options

More than that, there are numerous style options for homeowners to consider, and this provides the ability to select a material that is ideal for the look of the home. In addition, hardwood floors generally have universal appeal that many desire, and this increases the desirability of the home to future Buyers. This is especially true when a classic tone of wood is selected rather than a modern or trendy tone.


Improved Indoor Air Quality

Some flooring materials, such as carpet, may have a detrimental impact on indoor air quality, but this is not the case with hardwood flooring. The material is easy to clean, and this means that dust, dander, and other allergens can easily be removed from the floor. This will have a direct and beneficial impact on indoor air quality that current owners as well as future Buyers can enjoy.

While hardwood flooring can be desirable and beneficial for current property owners, the appeal of the material will extend to future Buyers. When hardwood flooring is well maintained by the owner, it is a true investment that will add true value to the home and that may help the owner to sell the property more quickly when the time comes.

If you want to learn more about how hardwood flooring may impact your own home value and the ability to sell your property in the future, request a consultation with a Real Estate Advisor | REALTOR® from Martin Real Estate Advisors, a United Real Estate Company.

Call or Text “LHWF” to 469-262-5411 for more information.

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