floating wood floor

floating wood floor

A floating floor consisting of wood flooring floating on a resilient layer of material which completely separates it from the building structure.
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Dancing on hard surfaces can wreck the knees and ankles, but when a floating wood floor combines with a little bounce and a suede- bottom shoe, a dancer can glide for hours.
If he had it to do over again, however, he would choose a different option than the floating wood floor system.