YOUR FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION ABOUT HARDWOOD FLOORING ANSWERED - IDEA HARDWOOD FLOOR EXPERTS | INSTALLATION, REPAIR & REFINISHING

How do I choose the perfect hardwood floor species, color, and board size for my property?
Choosing the best hardwood flooring for your residential or commercial space can be overwhelming especially with lots of decisions to make.

There are different varieties of wood species, colors, and grain patterns you or your contractor can choose from. Since your wood flooring would make the majority part of any room in your house or office, this should complement the rest of your furnishings including the cabinets and curtains. If you need assistance, you may get in touch with our hardwood flooring contractors.

What is the difference between an engineered wood floor and a solid wood floor?
Solid hardwood flooring is typically designed in long planks and looks closely similar with its alternative, engineered hardwood flooring. When it comes to the cons, engineered hardwood flooring tends to be unstable, given its cross layers.

Moreover, due to its thin veneer wear layers, they cannot be entirely sanded and refinished unlike other materials. For properties with heavy traffic like houses and offices, consider getting an engineered hardwood flooring with a thicker wear layer.

Should I wax my urethane finished floor?
It is strongly advised to refrain from waxing the urethane finish on your hardwood flooring. This causes a slippery surface and leaves a film that makes a dull factory-applied finish. As a result, this allows dirt to stick into the film. Companies also likely void warranties upon application of wax on the hardwood flooring. For proper maintenance, it is best to call our contractors.

Do you provide free estimates?
We provide free estimates upon the first consultation. This allows us to make a reasonable estimate cost of the project and lets you prepare the budget accordingly. We serve various areas in Schaumburg including Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Glenview, Naperville, Northbrook, Oak Park, Park Ridge, St Charles, Wheaton. Kindly contact us and we will arrange a convenient time for the property inspection.

What is the cost of a hardwood floor?
The project cost would depend on the size of the area, the scope of the work, and the type of wood flooring to be installed. For your peace of mind, we use top quality materials and tools to ensure the successful completion of the project. Whether your home or commercial property needs hardwood floor refinishing, hardwood floor installation, or hardwood floor repair, we have skillful hardwood floor contractors in our crew that can take care of your needs. Please call us to avail of the free estimate.

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