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Hardwood floor in Echo Lake, IL

Hardwood flooring is quickly becoming a very popular flooring choice for homeowners in the Echo Lake area. A solid wood floor that has been correctly installed can completely change the look and feel of your home. Universal Carpet can install a large variety of colors, species, and widths of wood flooring. If correctly cared for, this flooring can hold up for decades to come!

Solid hardwood flooring is the ideal option when you're looking to increase visual appeal as well as have a highly durable flooring surface. This type of floor is usually .75 inches thick and they can be finished with a range of stains or color options. Doing this will allow you to match the flooring to your home's style. Solid wood can last for many, many years in your home as long as it is properly taken care of.

Hardwood floor installation

There are many different styles of hardwood 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. Some newer styles of wide planks even use a combination of widths to vary the look of the flooring. Strip flooring choices are generally available in widths below 3 inches. The style of these strips look as up to date today as they did 50 years ago and will definitely stand the test of time. Parquet flooring makes use of small boards arranged in geometric patterns. These patterns can range from simple designs to incredibly elaborate and detailed patterns.