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Historic Floors Engineered Hardwoods

Historic Floor Company is best known for its signature brands of solid, wide plank flooring, but we strive to serve all our customer's flooring needs!  Because of the increased popularity of engineered hardwood floors,  we now offer a wide selection. There are numerous reasons for the growing popularity...

What is Engineered Wood Flooring?

When Historic Floor Company started up in 2001, the phrase "engineered hardwood flooring" stood for something cheap to mimic the real thing-- solid hardwood flooring.  Knock-offs meant products that looked like real wood floors but, were fake to the core.  The laminate hardwood flooring trend...

The History of Square Nails in America

(Information below obtained through the research of Eric Sloan library and the Parker Mills Nail Company c. 1918)   Hand made, square nails made from iron date back to 3000 B.C. according to archeological digs. It is well known from research that the Romans hand-forged nails which...