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Hardwood Floor Installation Brooklyn NY


Do you wish to enhance the look of your flooring to add a plush look? You need to update yourself over those old school tiles because it succumbs cracks and breakages. A unique and quality hardwood flooring system is the best option. We are here to provide the best hardwood floor installation service in NewYork. We have a bunch of high rated qualified experts who have been providing the best services in NewYork.

Wood is one of the most preferred choices for flooring. These are solid natural wood that are cut using the machine and then appropriately sanded. Solid wood floors are manufactured from timber and used as flooring to add structure and aesthetics. It comes in a wide variety of colour and design for the betterment of users. It is resistant, strong, durable, and extremely beautiful. Hardwood floors are ideal for home and offices.

Solid Wood Floor Installation

Solid wood floors can be installed over the concrete slab. A vapour retarder is required over and below the subflooring material. It is recommended to get a minimum of 6 mil construction grade polythene film or any other material with a perm of 0.13 to 0.15.

Prefinished wood floor installation

You should always layer a hardwood strip floor with prefinished wood floor. It is easier and faster, and you can also avoid the extra works such as staining, sanding and finishing.Here are the steps to install a prefinished wood floor:

Step 1: Choose the material

The prefinished woods have tongue-and-groove edges on all sides. They are typically 3/4-inch thick. The low price style are 5/16- to 5/8-inch thick, which are suitable for installing over the floor.

Step 2: Prepare the area.

Figure out the area of the room by measuring the width and length of the room and multiplying both. It is better to add an extra margin of 10 per cent in the wood because some parts will be ripped away while cutting. If the house is newly constructed, make sure the room is heated continually or air-conditioned to the normal or occupies temperature.

Step 3: Install a vapour barrier.

It is essential to install a vapour barrier beneath the flooring. Sometimes we use Red Rosin paper to eliminate friction, block moisture and flatten the bumps.

Step 4: Start installation

Typically, solid wood flooring is installed parallel to the room’s longest dimension. It looks more attractive than when installing across the floor’s shorter width. We install solid wood floors perpendicularly or across the floor joints to ensure maximum stability and reinforcement.

Step 5: Install the floor

Install the floor by making sure the floor fits completely. Make sure there is not an empty space. The final row should meet the wall otherwise rip the floor lengthwise so that it fits completely.

The steps to install nail down wood floor are the following:

Nail down wood floor installation

Step 1

Clean up the subfloor. Make it free from dirt and debris.

Step 2

Add a layer of underlayment to resist moisture.

Step 3

lay down the floor and nail down the first few rows using your hand.

Step 4

Use a pneumatic layer to fasten up the process. The entire process will take 1-2 days.

Laminating the floors

Laminate floor installation

Laminating the floors is a very important process to make the floor durable. Our experts perform the task most easily and effectively. Here are the steps to laminate floor installation:

Step 1: Prepare the floor. Make it flat, clean, and ready to accept the laminate flooring. Remove all the furniture and trim around the room.

Step 2: Check the layout of the floor. Lay the planks side by side across the room and snap it together.

Step 3: Cut the tips.

Step 4: Spread out the underlayment and bound the edges together tightly without overlapping them.

Step 5: Lay the planks as per the planned layout.

Step 6: Watch the gaps.

The average cost of installing hardwood ranges between $12 and $20 per square foot. The cost for a 200 square foot installation will be between $2,400 and $4,000 if you are installing a solid or engineered prefinished flooring in your home.
Hardwood flooring installation costs

Glue down wood floor installation

The process of glue down has to be restricted with engineered woods only. Once you decide to choose the glue-down method, leave a large expansion gap from the wall to let the wood contract and expand. Spread the adhesive around the room using a soft towel. Do a small area at a time and let it dry before going to the next. Life the board after spreading the adhesive to make sure you have full coverage of the adhesive to the end of the flooring product. This will keep your floor bonded for years.

Step 1:

Evaluate the place where you are going to install the floating floor. It will help you to know how much floors you need to cover and the material required.

Step 2:

Prepare the space by making it groove and spot-free. If you have a concrete floor, you need to install a hardwood subfloor first.

Step 3:

Install the floating floor according to shape, size and fit of the floor.

Step 4:

Troubleshoot the problems in edges, angles and corners.

Floating hardwood floor installation

A floating hardwood floor is the one that doesn’t need to be glued or nailed underneath. Here are the steps to install a floating hardwood floor:

Hardwood flooring steps installation

Before installing, it is crucial to choose the species of wood you would like to install. Here are the steps to install hardwood flooring:

Step 1: Take the proper measurement of the room.

Step 2: prepare the floor and remove the items.

Step 3: Add moisture resistant.

Step 4: Cut the boards in the proper size and place it on the floor.

Step 5: Fill in the gaps.