by Matthew Wendorff Hardwood floors are increasingly popular in kitchens and bathrooms. But kitchens and bathrooms mean water, and water spells trouble for wood.

A recent remodel for a client who insisted on a hardwood floor in her kitchen had all my alarms ringing. I couldn't convince her to change her mind, so I reluctantly began the installation, doing everything I could think of to ensure a successful outcome.

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