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Hardwood Flooring in South Carolina

Boost the look and luxury of your homes in Columbia and West Columbia, SC with elegant hardwood floors. At Carpet One Floor & Home in SC, we know you appreciate how hardwood floors can make any home more beautiful and valuable. We have a wide selection of top-quality hardwood floors that can handle the unique weather in Columbia and West Columbia, South Carolina.


Looking to invest in hardwood floors for your space? Learn all about our hardwood options, get answers to common questions, and find expert advice to help you pick the perfect flooring!


5 Benefits of Hardwood Floors for Your SC Homes

Hardwood floors have many benefits. Here's why choosing hardwood floors from Carpet One Floor & Home of Columbia and West Columbia, SC is a smart move:


  1. Looks Great: We have lots of hardwood options to match your style, whether you like classic, traditional looks or modern, contemporary designs.
  2. Many Choices: Carpet One Floor & Home has planks of different widths, lengths, shades, and stains, so you can make your hardwood floors unique.
  3. Handles SC's Weather: Hardwood floors are tough and work well in South Carolina's weather. They stay strong whether it's hot or rainy.
  4. Boosts Value: Putting in hardwood floors doesn't just make your home look good; it also makes it worth more money.
  5. Easy to Clean: Hardwood floors are simple to clean and don't stain as easily as other floors. All you need is regular sweeping or vacuuming to keep them looking great.

The Various Kinds of Hardwood Available at Carpet One, SC

Here at Carpet One Floor & Home in SC, we offer a diverse range of wood species to meet your specific needs and style. Our hardwood flooring selection includes the following species:


Solid vs. Engineered Hardwood: Which Is Right for You?

Choosing between solid and engineered hardwood is important. Here's a quick look at both types:


Solid Hardwood:

Engineered Hardwood:

5 Tips for Picking the Right Hardwood Floors

Come prepared for your flooring project! Start your flooring journey with these tips in mind:


  1. Know Your Budget: Figure out how much you want to spend on both the hardwood and installation.
  2. Room-By-Room Choice: Think about which rooms you want hardwood in and what each room needs.
  3. Style and Finish: Pick a style and finish that match your home's look, whether it's classic or modern.
  4. Maintenance: Think about how much care your hardwood needs in South Carolina's climate.
  5. Ask the Experts: Talk to Carpet One Floor & Home's flooring pros for advice that fits your needs, weather, and style.

Hardwood Flooring Installation: Hire the Pros or DIY?

While it may seem easy enough to install your own floors, there are many advantages to hiring a professional. Here at Carpet One Floor & Home in SC, we provide professional contractors to work with you from beginning to end, ensuring you are 100% satisfied with your flawless floors. Keep reading to learn more on professional floor installation vs. DIY installation:


Professional Installation:

DIY Installation:

Best Places for Hardwood Floors in Your SC Home

Pick the right hardwood type based on where you're putting it:


Solid Hardwood Flooring:

Engineered Hardwood Flooring:

Hardwood Flooring FAQs


Q. How long do hardwood floors last?

A. With good care, they can last for decades, even generations.


Q. Can I refinish my hardwood floors?

A. Yes, solid hardwood floors can be refinished many times to make them look new. Engineered hardwood can be refinished less often because it has a thinner top veneer layer.


Q. Are hardwood floors good for homes with pets and kids?

A. Engineered hardwood is great for homes with pets. It's strong and doesn't scratch or get wet as easily as solid hardwood.


Q. How do I clean and care for my hardwood floors?

A. It's easy! Just sweep or vacuum to get rid of dirt and debris. Use a hardwood floor cleaner for regular cleaning and don't let them get too wet. Follow our Hardwood Floor Care Guide for more tips!


Q. Can hardwood floors go over heating systems in the floor?

A. Many hardwood floors, especially engineered ones, can be installed overheating systems. Ask our experts for the best choices.


Find the Best Hardwood Floors at Carpet One Floor & Home

Adding hardwood floors to your home not only makes it look great but also increases its overall value. Carpet One Floor & Home of Columbia and West Columbia, SC are ready to assist you from choosing the right floors to installing them, so your hardwood floors make your life better and your home look great. Visit your local SC showroom and check out our vast hardwood flooring selections, where expert advice fits your South Carolina style.

Hardwood Flooring Design

Get more hardwood flooring design tips and inspiration in our Flooring Blog!
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How to Choose The Best Floors for Your Room

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Find Your Perfect Hardwood Flooring

Browse our selection of waterproof, pet-friendly, and stylish hardwood floors, only at Carpet One, SC.


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