Coastal Decor from Kate Knowles home featuring Entropy flooring

For many families, when the last school bell rings for the kiddos, it’s time to hit the coast! The summer season hardly feels complete without at least one trip to the beach, and with the world opening up to more safe activities outdoors, it’s time for cool water, warm sun rays, and sand between our…

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Porcelain in Leah Knight's home from the Au Naturelle collection

As we craft inspired homes that we can enjoy with our loved ones for years, it’s equally important to select eco-friendly flooring materials that will contribute to a healthy home with premium air quality. The importance of indoor air quality cannot be undervalued in how it relates to the health of our family, especially important…

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As we continue to spend more time indoors, there’s no better time to get inspired and plan our next great flooring projects. Of course, our Hearthwood Floors Pinterest page is full of incredible room scenes and hardwood beauty to jumpstart your design vision. We also love it when we receive photos from proud homeowners who…

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There’s nothing like a solid workout to help reenergize your day and keep your body in great shape so that you can be your most productive self! For many, our fitness routines were thrown a curveball during the past year when gym access was severely limited for safety precautions. We were all reminded of the…

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New Year, new home design trends! No matter what unpredictability that 2020 presented, nothing made us feel more comforted and reassured than spending time safely with loved ones in our favorite rooms. With a renewed sense for the value of crafting inspired interiors, we are beyond excited for all of the upcoming design trends that…

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As we decorate the home for the holidays this year, the joy we get from having the family close and following our favorite traditions feels especially comforting. No matter what surprises that 2020 has had in-store, our homes have kept us safe and reminded us to appreciate all that we have. Now it’s time to…

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When Halloween passes and the calendar turns to November, it’s time to get ready for Thanksgiving! This special day of gratitude signifies one of our favorite holidays to gather family, friends, and loved ones together and make cherished memories. Are you in charge of hosting the family meal this year? If you start early and…

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Don’t look now but the warm temperatures of the summer have finally dropped and the cool breeze has begun to greet our first steps outside every morning- Fall is here! Just like we keep our eyes peeled for the leaves that begin to change color, we love to spot seasonal color trends that can inspire…

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Au Naturelle Nude

If extra time at home this year has you finally ready to tackle the remodel project in your home, or if you are renovating a home to list on the market while interest rates are incredibly low, then you are probably already aware of the value of wood floors: On average, homes with the gorgeous,…

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Back to School learning with Hearthwood

After a summer full of fun get-togethers and memories made, the calendar comes back around to August and that means that the start of the kid’s school year is right around the corner! While you are gathering up the items on the supply list, and shopping for cute sneakers and outfits, it’s also a good…

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Franklin collection Belmont

With more time spent at home this summer, the extra sunshine and warm temperatures provide the perfect atmosphere for cookouts, pool parties, and more reasons to get out of the house! Homeowners everywhere are looking for ways to maximize the space of their properties, and this extends to outdoor areas where we spend time during…

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Pets Love Hearthwood Flooring!

With their unconditional love and playful personalities, it’s no wonder that we are crazy about our pets! After a long day at work, there is nothing better than coming home to a sweet pup or kitten to help you unwind and relax. Homeowners everywhere cherish floors that deliver the style we love– and can also…

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Dynamic Earth Seismic

As we continue to spend more time indoors, there’s no better time to get inspired and plan our next great flooring projects. Of course, our Hearthwood Floors Pinterest page is full of incredible room scenes and hardwood beauty to jumpstart your design vision. We also love it when we receive photos from proud homeowners who…

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deep clean your Hearthwood flooring image

Families across the nation are staying indoors to reduce the spread of germs and right now, it’s incredibly important to keep the surfaces in your home clean to create a safe, optimal indoor environment for your loved ones. If you have 100% real Hearthwood hardwood floors, your cleaning process is easier, quicker, and more effective!…

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Spring decor mood board

As the temperature slowly begins to climb and the amount of sunlight increases each day, it can only mean that springtime is right around the corner. Whew, finally! Yards become greener, flowers bloom, and homeowners everywhere are inspired to spruce up the house with some good old-fashioned spring cleaning.  It’s also an ideal time to…

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Valentine's Day dinner table

Stressful reservations, grid-locked traffic, wardrobe malfunctions, and hair disasters. These are just a few of the potential headaches involved when you hope to enjoy a date night with your significant other. We all can appreciate a romantic night on the town, but you can also enjoy a simple, perfect date night at home that still…

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Bed decorated for Valentine's Day with red throw pillow

No matter how you feel about roses, teddy bears and conversation hearts, the red and pink holiday that rolls around every February is the perfect time to show appreciation for the special people in your life. So whether you’re going for a romantic night out or spending ‘Galentines’ with your girls, let the love in! …

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Hearthwood Flooring touch up pen

The beautiful winter months create a magical, wondrous time that allows us to reflect and get ready for the active spring and summer seasons that lie ahead. For our hardwood floors, however, winter can create a “slush” of ice, dirt, water, particles, and everything in between, which is both pesky and potentially harmful to our…

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hearthwood-floors-tennessee-trails-signal-point

When the festive Holiday season comes to a close and the New Year begins, we take down our celebratory decorations and as a result, remove the cheerful colors that come with them. These pieces often tend to be deep red, green, blue, gold, and silver flourishes and their absence leaves a noticeable difference. Now it’s…

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Hardwood flooring living room scene from Redfin article

The floor beneath your feet has the potential to shape the feel of your entire home. It’s a high-stakes decision, and it helps to be as knowledgeable as possible before making the final call. Consider: which designs are trending? Which material will last the longest or require the least maintenance? Which flooring is best for…

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spilled wine on hardwood flooring

Egg nog, red wine, winter slush, and pet stains – Oh my! As excited as we are to receive visitors during the holidays, there are a few extra seasonal offenders that may also stop by to pay us a visit. You’ve worked hard to decorate your home to the nines with holiday cheer, so there’s…

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Petrified Dynamic Earth collection flooring

Every year as December draws near, we can’t help but get excited about the upcoming Christmas season! There’s nothing like decking the halls with Christmas décor to get us in the spirit of this special holiday and the meaningful time we will spend with our loved ones. While we always display cherished heirlooms and traditional…

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Lodge hardwood flooring from Hearthwood

Are you ready to refresh your home for the New Year? When it comes to the most popular flooring and paint combinations, think inspired color palettes that radiate tranquility, peace, and serenity. One of the hottest trends for homeowners is pairing deep, rich hardwood flooring with airy pastels to create a fresh new look in…

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hearthwood-floors-au-naturelle-porcelain

It’s that time again: time to think about holiday decorating! Fortunately, you are giving yourself plenty of time to get your house ready, which will help avoid a lot of stress. Preparing your home for the holidays is a great opportunity to make even more memories with your family, so start early and have fun.…

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Inertia engineered hardwood flooring from Hearthwood Floors

Modern innovation continues to make the products we use in our homes safer and sounder for better, happier living. Invented in the 1960s, engineered hardwood is a modern innovation that combines both the beauty of real wood with the performance benefits of man-made engineering.  However, selecting between solid hardwood flooring or engineered hardwood flooring for…

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Dynamic Earth collection from Hearthwood Floors

As the temperature begins to drop outside and the leaves begin to change their color, that can only mean one amazing development: that the gorgeous fall season is upon us. There’s nothing like a natural, seasonal transition to inspire a cozy design refresh indoors for you and your family to enjoy. Think rich, warm tones,…

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White Rock flooring from the Tennessee Trails collection of Hearthwood Floors

This should come as no surprise, but homeowners truly LOVE hardwood floors. Who can possibly resist such a timeless, durable flooring option? It’s everything we want at once: stylish, luxurious, chic, and natural. The newest hardwood styles make waves every year, and Hearthwood’s research and development team lead the industry in introducing the trend-setting styles…

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For active families with a full schedule, life can get a little bit hectic. There’s soccer practice on Tuesday, book club on Thursday, and don’t forget the dinner party on Saturday that you’re hosting. And of course, Max, the golden retriever puppy, is still potty training. It feels like there’s never a dull moment! You…

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Hearthwood: Beautiful Hardwood Flooring for an Active Household When Jill and Dan Wagner decided to build a custom home, they had the opportunity to select custom finishes throughout their 4,000 square foot project.  After a lot of research, they selected Hearthwood flooring from the Tall Timbers Hickory collection. Located in South Carolina, the Wagner household…

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American OEM Wood & NOX Vinyl Creating a New Partnership Two of the industry’s leading manufacturers in their categories have announced the establishment of an “Innovation Collaboration” between their companies. The NOX Corporation and American OEM have partnered on a joint R&D effort centered around the development of innovative flooring products for the world market.…

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AMERICAN OEM & HEARTHWOOD SHOWED THEIR APPRECIATION American OEM and Hearthwood Floors hosted a cookout at their manufacturing facility outside of Nashville, TN this week. The annual event, now in its fourth year, is planned to show the internal staff’s appreciation for the 200 offenders, and 50+ Department of Corrections staff who make running the…

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AMERICAN OEM & HEARTHWOOD TO HOLD PRICING DESPITE TARIFFS In light of the Trump Administration’s recent implementation of tariffs on Chinese-made goods, many companies have announced price increases. American OEM and Hearthwood Floors want to reassure our customers that we have no plans to increase the price of any products as a reaction to these…

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Hardwood Design Textures Natural hardwood provides a beautiful canvas for our talented designers who seek inspiration from furniture, cabinetry, art, nature and pretty much anything that is beautiful and interesting.  Fifteen years ago, hardwood options were limited to about five colors, two widths, and zero textures. With advancements in staining technique, the popularity of “modern…

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Burns, Tennessee – the family behind American OEM and Hearthwood Floors has a long-standing legacy of manufacturing quality engineered wood floors in America. Keeping manufacturing in the United States is a central tenet of the company’s promise to provide their customers with the most beautifully designed, highest quality products, and responsive service possible. For over…

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Hearthwood is established with 70 years of experience crafting hardwood floors for American homes. Their legacy spans four generations. Over the course of this time, they have made a profound impact on the industry. Their ethos revolves around quality, innovation, and transparency. Without their ingenuity, American homes wouldn’t have access to engineered hardwood flooring. As…

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Flooring is the foundation of your home and so choosing hardwood that will perform is critical. It should be durable, resistant, and, of course, beautiful. There so many species to choose from, how do you know which one is right for you? At Hearthwood, wood is our passion. We want to make it easier for…

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Hardwood flooring is installed in homes for its beauty and durability. With a few different products on the market, homeowners are presented with a selection of choices. Engineered hardwood flooring offers a host of properties that are advantageous towards design and longevity. But before you can enjoy your new floor, you’ll need to work out…

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At Surfaces 2018 we had the opportunity to meet with many of our distribution and vendor partners. During this conference weekend we discussed our plans regarding faux joints and manufacturing of all sliced faced products. Since the summer of 2017, we have manufactured all Hearthwood in a manner where material  is full length, but shows…

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With our country’s birthday around the corner, it’s a perfect time to dive into why buying American made products means more than just patriotism. Ten years ago, around 15% of the wood flooring sold in the US was made overseas. Large domestic suppliers and brands primarily ruled the industry. However, the landscape has changed dramatically.…

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On Friday, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced it had suspended the FSC license of Du Chateau, and their Chinese supplier Yuhua, after the Sierra Club investigation revealed misuse of the marks – using the FSC name to market non-certified material. In light of this news, American OEM wants to reassure our customers that we…

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