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Marion Hardwood Floor Installation Professionals

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  • 20 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
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Beau H.
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Nathan did a great job installing my kitchen cabinets - especially considering the difficult environment of my old, uneven floors and walls. He was very flexible in working to meet my needs and expectations. I'm extremely happy with the end result. In addition, he's a man of great character and integrity - definitely one who can be trusted. I would happily work with Nathan again for future renovations.

mikes remodeling
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  • 41 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Jody A.
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Mike was great and was able to help me with everything i needed in such a hard area to find someone.

  • 12 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Brad G.
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Contractor is very detail oriented and takes pride is his craftsmanship. Very well rounded Carpenter that I would recommend for any project small or large. Projects completed for me: Deck approximately 1000 square feet bi level with built in bar. 2 bedroom remodels one fixing existing structural damage from termite damage Screened in sunroom addition 5 wheel camper interior complete refurbishment and roof replacement from water damage Window replacement Hard wood floor installation 3 rooms

Chris C.
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Ridgepoint Construction was recommended highly by a friend. I had them install 3/4" oak hardwood flooring in my dining room, hallway and closet. They installed luxury vinyl tile for the kitchen area. First of all I must say that these guys are phenomenal, their level of expertise and professionalism is second to none. They not only installed beautiful hardwood floors and luxury vinyl tile that looks like ceramic but there was not one flaw. They meticulously went through each box of hardwood to get only the best pieces and rejected any sub standard ones. I had no idea how I wanted to transition from hardwood, to vinyl, to carpet in my open floor house. David came up with a great idea for the transition and we went with it since I couldn't picture it exactly but I knew he knew what he was doing. Everything came out absolutely perfect, I can't recommend them enough. If you want the job done right, even if you don't know anything about construction...like me, you can rest easy that the job was done the way it should be and no corners cut!!!!

  • 18 years in business
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15 YEARS EXPERIENCE: HARDWOOD AND LAMINATE CUSTOM INSTALLATION AND SALES ALSO, SPECIALIZING IN HARDWOOD REPAIR , LICENCED AND INSURED

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I specialize in hardwood flooring, tile, custom, showers, carpet and interior painting. I've been in the business for myself for the past 10 years and never had a callback.

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I have 18 years of experience in flooring installation. I guarantee that if you'll give us a chance to compete with the competition, we can save you money, and you'll be happier when the job is finished.

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I do custom hardwood, tile, sanding, and refinishing, hand-scraped, borders, medallions, staircases, showers, carpet, vinyl, laminate and much more.

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All my work is professional. I have been a floor layer for 28 years. I take pride in my work, and I love what I do.

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We have three generations in flooring installation. Buy flooring anywhere. Let us measure it first! We install all types of flooring.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How long does it take to install a hardwood floor?

Hardwood floor installation can take anywhere from a few days to more than two weeks, depending on demolition, wood type, the condition of your subfloor, total square footage of the project, and installation method. Demolition is necessary if you have existing flooring you want to replace with hardwood floors. New-construction homes do not require this step, as the subfloor is primed and ready for floor installation. During demolition, the flooring crew may find that your subfloor has damaged wood, uneven surfaces or other problems that must be addressed before the new wood can be laid down. Crews may charge on an hourly rate for subfloor repair, and the work can take a few hours to several days, depending on what’s hiding underneath your floor. The wood for your new floor generally arrives a few days before any work begins. This allows the wood to acclimate to the relative humidity in your house, which prevents it from shrinking or expanding after installation and causing gaps or buckling. The actual wood installation may take several days or more, depending on the size of your home and what type of custom cutting and designs are desired. If your flooring is not prefinished, the unfinished wood must then be sanded and stained in the home to treat and protect your new investment. Typically, stain takes a full day to dry, and multiple coats are applied. Baseboards and trim must also be installed. With all these variables at play, you can see why it’s important for a wood installation pro to provide an estimate only after seeing your home.

How much does it cost to install flooring?

On average, Thumbtack customers nationwide pay $5,500 for floor installation. The cost can range much lower or higher depending on the type of flooring you select (laminate is far less expensive than exotic hardwood), the square footage of the project, and other important variables like demolition and repair work needed. Here are some examples of average floor installation cost:   

  • Basic floor installation cost: $3 per square foot (not including product).
    • This can range up to $7 or $8 per square foot when tear-out and prep work is required.
  • Laminate floor and installation cost: $3-$8 per square foot.
    • Laminate is one of the most affordable materials and can start as low as $1.50 per square foot.
  • Wood floor installation cost: $3 per square foot (not including product).
    • $7 and up for hand-scraped oak planks and other specialized work.
  • Luxury vinyl tile installation: $3.50+ per square foot (not including tiles).
    • Cost includes prep work, underlayment, leveling and grouting.
  • Examples of additional floor installation costs:
    • Pouring concrete to level the under-flooring: $1,000-$1,500 for materials and labor.
    • Removing carpet: 35 cents or more per square foot.
    • Removing difficult ceramic or porcelain tile: about $2.25 per square foot.
      • Includes removal of the dura rock.
  • Floor repair: $75 minimum.

How much does it cost to install hardwood floors?

The cost of hardwood floors will depend primarily on the total square footage of flooring, the type of wood you select, the cost of labor in your region, and any preparation or repair work that needs to take place before installation. Selecting exotic woods, such as teak, will result in a higher cost for the project than a more affordable wood such as oak. The national average cost of hardwood floor installation is $5,750. Here are some examples of different woods and their average costs; actual costs will vary depending on the factors listed above.

  • Basic wood floor installation: $3 per square foot from a wood floor installation company.
    • The product cost for hand-scraped ¾-inch oak planks: $7 per square foot.
  • 620 square feet of maple floor:
    • Residential installation, total project cost: ~ $2,400 with five days of labor.
    • ¾-inch dark stained maple installed on top of new concrete in three rooms, a hallways, and a staircase.  
      • Cost for total project: ~$3.87 per square foot.

How much are oak hardwood floors?

Installing oak hardwood floors can add value and beauty to your home. The cost of hardwood floors is typically based on the overall square footage of your new floor, the type of oak you select, any repair work your subfloor requires prior to installation, and any demolition costs to remove your old flooring. Other factors that will affect your total cost can include the regional cost of labor and business overhead of your flooring company.

A flooring installation company may charge $3 per square foot for standard installation. For hand-scraped (higher-end) ¾-inch oak planks, the cost is approximately $7 per square foot, for a total cost per square foot of about $10 as long as no repair work is required. Standard oak planks are available from big-box stores for as low as $3 per square foot, so the quality of oak you want will affect your total project cost.

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