..""engineered hardwood" has a metal oxide (?) in it. Made my saw
blade dull after some / many cuts.
I put in some Mohawk ""engineered hardwood" before. 5/8" thick and
went through a used and new blade on the saw. I think they laminate
the ply in various directions that stiffen the flooring material.
Tough stuff... Looked great.
I think it's only the topmost finish that's Aluminum oxide (or
Cobalthorium-G with just a hint of Kryptonite). And I agree it's plenty
tough. We tried scratching it with a nail and abusing it with a wood rasp.
I'm surprised they don't use it for bowling alleys and roller-skating rinks!
Maybe next year.
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