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Hardwood flooring in Downers Grove, IL

Hardwood flooring is rapidly becoming one of the most popular flooring choices for homeowners in Downers Grove. A solid wood floor that has been properly installed can completely revamp the look and feel of your home. Universal Carpet can install a large variety of styles, species, and sizes of wood flooring. If properly maintained, this floor can look great for a century or more!

Solid hardwood floors are the ideal option when you're wanting to increase visual appeal as well as have a highly durable flooring surface. This type of floor is usually .75 inches thick and you can finish it with a variety of stain options. This will allow you to match the flooring to your home's style. Solid hardwood can last for a very long time in your home as long as it is properly taken care of.

Hardwood floor installation

There are many different types of hardwood boards we can install. These come in planks, strips, and parquet. Planks are one of the most popular types and are available in sizes ranging from 3 inches to 5 or even 7 inches. Many newer styles of wide planks will use a combination of widths to vary the look of the flooring. Strip flooring choices are usually available in widths below 3 inches. The style of these strips look as up to date today as they did 50 years ago and are sure to stand the test of time. Parquet flooring makes use of small boards arranged in geometric patterns. These can range from simple designs to incredibly elaborate and detailed patterns.