Here we tore out a bunch of 20 year old carpet and installed a new solid, raw, hardwood which we sanded and stained to the customer's liking. We also put new carpet in the stairway instead of solid hardwood because carpet is safer and less of slip hazard to older adults and animals. Before: After:
Here are some before, during, and after photos of a hardwood project we recently completed in Golden Valley. We had to do a lot of demo; including removing carpet, parquet wood, and old sheet vinyl. Then we tore out the old particle board subfloor and replaced it with 3/4 plywood so we would have a stable…
Here is a simple carpet and pad repair. The home owner's carpet got wet but not to the point where it was destroyed. To repair the floor, we pulled the carpet back and let it dry. Then we added a new pad and stretched the carpet to fit the hallway again. It looked and felt great.
Jean wanted new hardwood flooring through their Lake Rose home that would blend with old hardwood in the entryway. We installed 3/4 x 2 1/4 raw solid hardwood which we then sanded and stained to match the existing wood.
George wanted to upgrade their Edinborough town home. We pulled out old carpet, added tile in the entry way for durability, and installed hardwood in the living room for style. Everything came out beautifully!
Here is a picture of a custom, stained to match, flush mounted vent. Manufactures don't make flush mounted vents that match pre-finished flooring, so we took a wood plank to a paint store to make a custom stain. Not all flooring companies will go to this level, but here at Floor Coverings International Southwest Metro…
Here are some before and after pictures of a solid hardwood flooring project we completed in the SW Metro Minneapolis area. The owners chose a 3/4 x 3 1/4 Hickory plank wood — very heavy duty stuff. Once we added the new hardwood, the floor was sturdy enough to drive a car on! Before: After: