Planks wood flooring is an onetime investment and will last a lifetime; not only it gives a traditional look but also creates beautiful, customized, warm, strong, protective, well finished look for the complete decor. This can be required for two ways- one is attached to sub-flooring and then sanded and finished. Different one is refinished solid wood flooring which are mounted in the same way but is not require finishing. wood flooring installation Houston
Significant plank wood flooring assembly is not hard and hassle-free. If perhaps you’re experienced then you can install the real wood floor by yourself or should you be not tool-friendly then hire a professional. The base of flooring should be of smooth level or structurally sound. The wood used for wood floor are teak, Asian White Pine, Ponderosa Pinus radiata, Western Red Cedar, Mahogany, Douglas Fir, Black Pine, White Ash, Brazilian Cherry wood, Yellow Birch, Sugar Maple, White Oak, Northern Purple Oak, Beech and so on.
Before installation generally the woods are put in the same room for three days to acquaint with the environment. The installation follows several steps like: Measure the room’s width taking some points to create a center-line and mark with a chalk, Give a 1/2 inch gap between the wall and the floor which will be filled with a basic shoe, choose a good table and wide floor for the first row (near the wall which is finished by using nails), The first two lanes are finished by hands, pilot holes at a 45-to-50-degree angle should be drilled, on each middle points, Make use of the nail arranged for finishing of each nail, Before inserting the new rows tighten the previous one. If you are installing a huge area then use wood floor nail after inserting 3 rows, be aware if there is a scratch it may damage the floors, in the final line use a block and pry bar to give a tight position, placed the nails below the surface by using sort and nail set and finally install the bottom shoe.
The cost of wood flooring is tad expensive and it may differ on the width and length of the floor. The delivery of wooden plank floor is done by using trucks and they take some time for several to 15 days in between the region and 15 to 30 times if destination is much. Whether you are intending to buy a brand new home or trying to just remodel your existing home then go for plank wood flooring and watch the floor taking new dimensions.