Hardwood flooring is not cheap, but it can add a lot of value to your home and look incredibly beautiful for many years to come. But when it comes to this type of flooring you should know that professional installation is crucial to beautiful results. Doing this yourself could mean having uneven boards or even ruining them so you have to constantly replace them. With professional installation none of this is your concern because the contractors take care of everything. They prepare the space, measure out the boards, cut the wood and then install it so everything fits nicely together.