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Best hardwood refinishing contractors in Algonquin, IL

Universal Carpet specializes in wood floor refinishing in Algonquin, Illinois. For over 23 years, homeowners in Algonquin have called upon Universal Carpet's refinishing services for craftsmanship, competitive pricing, and customer service. We value all of our customers, and stand behind quality.

Renew your existing wood floors in your Algonquin home


What is the best way to refinish my floors?

Hardwood floor refinishing may seem expensive but in reality its much more cost effective than replacing flooring. They are definitely worth the cost of saving your beautiful floors.

The refinishing process

When refinishing, there are two different ways to go about it:

A complete refinish to hardwood requires sanding down to the bare wood. This method is ideal for wood floors that are in bad shape. You will usually see visible worn stains, water damage, or deep scratches.

Screening is a method that will simply remove the top layer of the finish without touching the wood. This method is ideal for floors that have small scratches, dull or where the finish is worn.

Frequently asked questions

In general, it will usually take 3-5 days to refinish hardwood floors, but there are several factors like The area of the room, and the amount of wear on the flooring


The cost of refinishing floors depends on several factors. How large is the room? What type of wood is installed? How thick are the wood floors? Some items we need to know are:
  • The cost of refinishing hardwood floor may vary in accordance to the types of equipment, number of hours, materials and more.
  • The number of laborers who will refinish your hardwood floor also has an important role when determining the cost of refinishing your wood floor.

The most common and popular finishes are:
  • Oil-Based Urethane
  • Water-Based Urethane
  • Moisture-Cured Urethane
  • Conversion Varnish

Resources for hardwood floor refinishing in Algonquin Illinois

In addition to giving your hardwood floors new life and look, you may find it necessary to update the rest of your room, or home to match with it. Contact us for more information on what we can do for you.

Serving Algonquin, Illinois for over 23 years

Algonquin is a village in Illinois located in both McHenry and Kane counties. It is a northwest suburb of Chicago, located approximately 40 miles from the Loop. The 2010 Census placed the Village's population at 30,046, growing considerably from the 2000 Census figure of 23,276.

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We have provided flooring installation services to the local area for over 23 years. Read our customer reviews to see our list of satisfied homeowners that we have done work for. If there's anything that we can do to help with your flooring needs, please give us a call or contact us online.