ST. LOUIS, Missouri (March 14, 2012) –The National Wood Flooring Association announced the re-launch of its consumer website,  This website serves as a one-stop resource for the consumer regarding the benefits, types, and care of hardwood floors.

  The website features a species gallery, a guide to various styles and types of hardwood floors, and definitions of various finishes, solid and engineered products, and decorative elements.  The site also provides the consumer with information on maintaining a hardwood floor and offers troubleshooting advice.

  An enhanced room design tool allows the consumer to view various modern room settings and change the species, color, and direction of the wood floor.  Additionally, consumers may upload photos of their own rooms to get a better vision of what a hardwood floor would look like in their home.

  The website also offers an enhanced Find-A-Professional search, enabling consumers to search for professional NWFA -member installers or certified professionals, depending on their needs.

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