can warp and cup when exposed to liquid.
If a flood or leak occurs, remove any nearby wet items, including rugs and towels. Use humidifiers, fans and, weather permitting, open windows.
Disinfect the flooring. Don't ignore this step; standing water harbors bacteria that not only harms your floors but also your health.
Water can, however, hide under planks. It’s not always possible to get it all so if you have any concerns, call our company and speak to a retailer.
There's another hardwood, engineered, where only the construction is different, Nothing else changes. Engineered is a little more stable and can handle moisture better but, like most anything, it shouldn't be submerged in puddles. If you have a big flood, follow the same steps as you would for solid hardwood.