Engineered wooden floors are a great way to get the feel and look of real hardwood flooring with the added benefits of being highly durable and resistant to the usual weathering. This is due to them being natural products, a layer of solid hardwood over a core of engineered plywood or recycled wood, these floors can last a century or more with the proper care such as deep cleaning or refinishing if needed. You can also do this just to switch up the finish of your floor.
The result of the engineering that goes into this product is it is able to be installed in most interior spaces and on almost any type of sub floor including under floor heating. Wood is a natural insulator, so keeps heat in when it is cold, and keeps the house cool when it is hot. It is also a fibrous material helping absorb sound.