Understanding the Differences Between Red and White Oak

comparing red and white oak wood floors

Oak flooring is one of the most popular flooring materials today in Clearwater and most of Florida. Many people considering new hardwood floors know that red and white oak flooring are both a great option. However, they don’t always understand the differences. In fact, as an experienced flooring company, we’re often asked which is the […]

Hardwood Floors in the Bedroom

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Hardwood floors are common in the main living areas of homes. Whether you have them in your living areas now or are considering wood floors throughout your home, you may be having a hard time picturing hardwood floors in a bedroom. That’s not uncommon, but they are a great option throughout your home, for many […]

Wood Flooring Finishes – Part 2

hardwood floor finish

Today we’re going to help you understand the pros and cons of oil-based and wax wood flooring finishes. If you missed our previous blog about water-based hardwood flooring finishes, click here. Oil-Based Finishes What surprises most homeowners looking at wood flooring finishes for the first time is that there are actually three types of oil-based […]

Your Flooring and Home’s Resale Value

Many home improvement companies tout the benefits of various home improvements on resale value. Your choice in flooring will also affect your home’s value when it comes time to sell. If you know you will be selling your home in the next five years you should consider what comparable homes in the area have for […]

Wood Floors in Tampa Homes

For a long time there were few options in flooring and almost every home was built with wood floors. Then came mass produced carpet, vinyl and tile. For the mid part of the 20th century rarely did anyone consider wood floors in Tampa homes, whether real hardwood or engineered wood floors. Today’s homeowners are shifting […]

Come See the Belleview Biltmore Reclaimed Wood at the Tampa Bay Home Show

We’ve talked about our excitement regarding this historic reclaimed wood and now is your chance to see it in person. Visit us at the Tampa Bay Home Show at Tropicana Field from January 27-29 in booth #505 and check it out. The home show is also a great opportunity to see other flooring options we sell […]

How a Flooring Company Differs from a Big Box Store

As a small business owner, I’ve been asked why I started my flooring company, Seer Flooring, when there are already so many places to buy new floors. I can assure you that we don’t compete with the national or home improvement stores because there is such a difference in what we sell, how we work, […]

Preserving History, One Board at a Time

Over the past few weeks we’ve been removing the heart pine flooring from the remaining cottages on the Belleview Biltmore property. If you’re familiar with the “cottages” you’ll know they were more like large homes at over 3000 square feet each. Built between 1900 and 1915, the original hardwood flooring is of the highest quality. […]

Kitchen Flooring Types – Pros and Cons

You spend a lot of time in your kitchen, preparing food, entertaining, and cleaning up. That means you and your guests spend time on your kitchen floor and it gets a fair amount of use. In today’s blog we’re going to discuss different kitchen flooring types pros and cons to help you come to the […]

Seer Flooring for Your Wood Floor Refinishing

It’s a fair question to ask and we have been asked by Tampa homeowners, “Why should I choose Seer Flooring for my wood floor refinishing?” If you type into Google, “wood floor refinishing Tampa” or “hardwood floor refinishing Tampa” you get more than 300,000 combined search results! Of course there aren’t that many wood floor […]