Nothing compares to the warmth and durability of a beautifully finished hardwood floor. With the help of Don Bollinger, you'll be able to install a strip, plank or parquet floor with professional results - and then preserve it with a rich finish. Using crisp photos and drawings, Bollinger goes step by step through the process. You will learn how to estimate materials, select the right kind of wood, prepare the subfloor and achieve a blemish-free finish for an old or new floor. Bollinger also provides numerous tips and tricks, and sources of supply. The book is indexed for easy reference.