450,000 hospital beds on hardwood floors

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Beds-row upon row, in ward after ward. Standing foursquare, or being moved, pushed, wheeled-on durable hardwood floors. In miles of busy corridors too, floor surfaces must carry the never-ceasing traffic of hospital activity. Durable, resilient hardwood floors have proved to be the best-equipped flooring to withstand this arduous wear.

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