Before You Buy
A few things to know and consider before you decide on the perfect floor for your space.
Internet Sales Policy
We recommend you purchase Somerset flooring as a complete package of flooring and installation from your local dealer. Please read our policy concerning purchasing Somerset flooring online.
The Nature of Wood
Information concerning natural color changes, natural movement, and the natural characteristics of wood flooring.
Solid vs SolidPlus®
With Somerset, you can have the preferred look of solid sawn flooring whether you choose Somerset's 3/4" solid or 1/2" SolidPlus® Engineered flooring. The choice is a matter of installation and personal preference—not appearance. This section will help you understand the two options to make the decision that's right for your home.
Compare the relative hardness of the species we offer.
Calculate Square Footage
Use this online calculator as a planning tool to figure square footage needed of single and random-width floors.
Product Comparison Chart
A quick basic overview of the entire Somerset line.