Here are our ANSWERS to QUESTIONS you might have when purchasing a new wood floor: What is my budget? Budget is always a major consideration for most families when renovating or building.  Putting in cheaper flooring may be tempting, but will it enhance the value of your home? Wood flooring usually does. How often would you have to replace it? If you go with cheap flooring you may have to redo it in a few years. Quality flooing will last for a very long time. The answer is to buy the very best you can afford. In the long run, it will cost.