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Best Hardwood Refinishing Contractors in Barrington Hills, Illinois

Universal Carpet specializes in wood floor refinishing in Barrington Hills, Illinois. For over 23 years, homeowners in Barrington Hills have chosen Universal Carpet's refinishing services for craftsmanship, competitive pricing, and customer service.

Renew Your Existing Wood Floors In Your Barrington Hills Home

What is the best way to refinish my floors?

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Hardwood floor refinishing may seem pricey but this option is much more cost effective than replacing flooring. Preserving your floors will save time and money when choosing to remodel the flooring in your home.

The Refinishing Process

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

Complete Wood Floor Refinishing

A complete refinish 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.

Wood Floor Screen And Recoat

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

How Long Will It Take?

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

How Much Does It Cost?

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 hard wood 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.

What wood finishes are available?

The most common and popular finishes are:

  • Oil-Based Urethane
  • Water-Based Urethane
  • Moisture-Cured Urethane
  • Conversion Varnish

Resources For Hardwood Floor Refinishing in Barrington Hills 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. Below are helpful links on remodeling a home:

Local Barrington Hills Home Improvement Stores


The Home Depot

ACE Hardware

Serving Barrington Hills, Illinois For over 23 Years

Barrington Hills is a village located about 40 miles (64 km) northwest of Chicago in the U.S. state of Illinois. It straddles approximately 29 square miles (75 km2) over four counties, Cook, Kane, Lake, and McHenry. The population was 4,209 at the 2010 census.[2] The Village of Barrington Hills was incorporated in 1957.

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