What to know about hardwood flooring and scratch resistance

What to know about hardwood flooring and scratch resistance


For the best wood floors in Tampa, FL, you'll need a combination of the best features, including beauty, durability, and functionality. The good news is that there are plenty of advantages to cover these needs in this product line.

Scratch resistance is another critical feature important to many homeowners looking for the perfect remodel. Here are some things you'll want to know about this benefit as you search for the ideal hardwood flooring.

Ways to alleviate scratching and scuffing


Scratches and scuffs have always been enemies of this floor covering, especially with high gloss finishes in place. But hardwood floors offer plenty of ways to prevent scratches, leaving you with beautiful floors for longer.

Choosing the proper species for your in-home activity and wear levels is the most important step because some are much harder than others. But you can also select a sealant and protective layer that protects, even against pet nails and child's play.

Textured finishes work to alleviate light scratches and scuffs, preventing them from marring your floor's surface. And you can use runners and rugs in your busiest areas to completely keep traffic off the surface of your hardwood flooring.

A showroom visit for your best hardwood flooring


At Premium Hard Surfaces, our more than 20 years of industry experience allow us to serve all your needs with it comes to providing premium hardwood materials. We offer products and services for full remodels and renovations, but even the smallest project is important to us.

When you’re ready to consider options for your home, visit our showroom in Tampa, FL, and allow us the opportunity to earn your business. We’re proud to provide hardwood flooring solutions for residents of:
  • Tampa
  • Town ‘n’ Country
  • Temple Terrace
  • East Lake-Orient Park
  • Brandon