The main difference in Prefinished solid hardwood and raw hardwood is the sanding and finishing process.  Prefinished solid hardwoods have been sanded and finished in factory instead of inside your home.  This can reduce your renovation time in half!  As soon as the floors are installed they are ready to live on.  

 
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There is many different options when it comes to Prefinished solid hardwoods.  Rustic, distressed, handscrapped, wire brushed, and the list goes on and on!  They are available in a variety of different widths.  Prefinished solid floors can be refinished as well.   A complaint that is often heard about Prefinished floors is the beveled edges.  This complaint has been heard and there's a line of Prefinished solid and engineered floors that have a microbevel and/or a square edge.  

 
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