News Archives | Tamalpais Hardwood Floors

NEW in Store! Bassano Parquet Hardwood Floors from Italy

Bassano Parquet hardwood floors are stunning, wide planked, engineered floors imported from Italy. Great for big areas, these floors will give your space a beautiful look. Bassano Parquet offer a variety of collections altering from a modern to a very rustic look. Check out samples here at Tamalpais Hardwood Floors.    

New Provenza Collection – Iconic Edge

The Iconic Edge collection features a handscraped, wire brush surface treatment with a multi-layered hand stained process in a range of modern colors. These beautiful floors are engineered and each plank is 8.66 inches wide. Come check out this NEW COLLECTION at our showroom or Website! Black Tie Caviar Champagne City Lights Devine Grand Hotel

New at Tamfloors – Hallmark Organic

Organic Hardwood Collection for Floors, Walls, and Ceilings Historic wood floors of timeless beauty. Welcome to our journey down a road to a simpler, more holistic approach to wood flooring. A blending of natural, vintage materials into contemporary living environments complements the latest design trends. Fusing modern production techniques with those of antiquity, Hallmark replicates

Installation of Oiled White Oak

We did an installation recently in San Rafael, CA. This is a white oak oiled floor installed in a residence. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_o4h9DvYT8

Engineered vs. Solid Hardwood Flooring: Facts & Misconceptions

Engineered vs. Solid Hardwood Flooring: Facts & Misconceptions

Many consumers are under the impression that solid hardwood flooring is superior to engineered hardwood flooring and may even refuse to consider engineered flooring for their home. Having spent 25 years as a flooring contractor and the past 4 years as a retailer of both engineered and solid hardwood flooring, I have found that there are a lot of misconceptions about both types of floors. I would like to share the following information and my experience so that you can make an educated decision about the best floor for your project.

How to Refinish Hardwood Floors

To restore your hardwood floor’s original beauty and richness, refinishing is the best option. When it comes to refinishing a hardwood floor, you can enjoy the satisfaction of doing it yourself rather than hiring a professional. While refinishing a hardwood floor is hard work and a time consuming process, the good news is that the

Recoating Hardwood Floors

It’s a fact, your hardwood floor is going to become scratched and dull through general wear and tear over time. It’s best to recoat your floor while it still looks good, prolonging the life of your floor and reducing the number of times it has to be refinished. Recoating will revitalize the shine and get