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1. Rhino Painting Co
Very good 4.5

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Very good 4.5

(13)

Floor Installation or Replacement

In high demand
Offers remote services
Discounts available
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Serves San Antonio, TX

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We had some significant water damage to the ceiling, walls, and baseboard from an AC leak over the summer. In two days Gilbert was able to tape and float, replace, repair, and locate matching paint for multiple rooms and areas. Not even once did I have to check to see if work was being done. After dealing with multiple contractors over a number of years, Gilbert provided the most exceptional service, professional craftsmanship, and possessed more knowledge of his profession than anyone we've had complete work in our home. Julian also consistently checked in with us to ensure that things were going as scheduled and that we were satisfied with the work. We would highly recommend Rhino Painting Company to anyone looking for a company to do painting, tape and float, baseboards, etc. Great work!See more

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We had some significant water damage to the ceiling, walls, and baseboard from an AC leak over the summer. In two days Gilbert was able to tape and float, replace, repair, and locate matching paint for multiple rooms and areas. Not even once did I have to check to see if work was being done. After dealing with multiple contractors over a number of years, Gilbert provided the most exceptional service, professional craftsmanship, and possessed more knowledge of his profession than anyone we've had complete work in our home. Julian also consistently checked in with us to ensure that things were going as scheduled and that we were satisfied with the work. We would highly recommend Rhino Painting Company to anyone looking for a company to do painting, tape and float, baseboards, etc. Great work!
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5. Brown Contracting
Excellent 4.9

(14)

Excellent 4.9

(14)

Floor Installation or Replacement

  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
  • Serves San Antonio, TX
Andrew did EXCEPTIONAL work on our home. We have invested a lot making sure our home is ready for the market (we are moving out of state). Not only is he affordable, but he also made suggestions in areas that allowed us to save money AND still turn out incredible. In a very short amount of time (2 weeks), Andrew replaced the flooring in the majority of our house (almost 2,000 square feet), painted our cabinets (we have 34), AND painted our deck railing (which is a wrap around). Everything he did for us turned out so beautifully my husband and I don’t want to leave our home or sell it! He was professional, personable, and is incredibly talented. I would absolutely recommend him to any person looking for work done to their home 100% with absolute confidence.See more
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Andrew did EXCEPTIONAL work on our home. We have invested a lot making sure our home is ready for the market (we are moving out of state). Not only is he affordable, but he also made suggestions in areas that allowed us to save money AND still turn out incredible. In a very short amount of time (2 weeks), Andrew replaced the flooring in the majority of our house (almost 2,000 square feet), painted our cabinets (we have 34), AND painted our deck railing (which is a wrap around). Everything he did for us turned out so beautifully my husband and I don’t want to leave our home or sell it! He was professional, personable, and is incredibly talented. I would absolutely recommend him to any person looking for work done to their home 100% with absolute confidence.

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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 long does it take to install a hardwood floor and a concrete floor?

The time it takes to install hardwood and concrete floors varies based on the condition of your current floors, the size of your floors and other factors. Use the following information to gauge how long your flooring installation might take.

Time it takes to install a hardwood floor: Several days to 2+ weeks

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. Subfloor repair 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. 

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, staining takes a full day to dry, and multiple coats are applied. 

For a more accurate timeframe of how long it will take to install hardwood floors in your home, reach out to one of the best flooring companies near you.

Time it takes to install a concrete floor: 2 days to 1 week

Installing concrete floors can take anywhere from two days to a week, depending on what you need done. Some of the factors that can impact how long it will take to install concrete floors are: 

  • The size of the space
  • The stain or finish
  • The condition of your existing floor
  • Whether you want intricate, simple or no designs 
  • The overall complexity of the project

To get an accurate estimate of how long installing concrete floors will take for your home, speak to a concrete contractor near you. 

Should I remove baseboards when installing hardwood floors?

You can install hardwood floors without removing baseboards, but it’s recommended that you remove them to fix baseboards that aren’t properly aligned, cover the expansion gap, adjust the boards’ height and ensure the baseboards match the new flooring. When talking to contractors, ask if they recommend removing your baseboard before they install your hardwood floors.

What is the best hardwood floor?

The best hardwood floors are made from durable, hard species like oak, maple and cherry. Solid hardwood is typically the better choice over engineered wood because you can sand out the scratches multiple times. However, engineered hardwood is better equipped for humid households. 

Consider buying prefinished hardwood flooring, which can be more durable and simplify the installation process. Plus, prefinished wood often comes with a warranty from the factory.

Bamboo is another popular option, though be aware that some might not be as eco-friendly as others due to its production process. Some of the popular hardwood floor brands are Bruce, Carlisle and Lumber Liquidators.

To ensure you choose the best type of wood flooring for your home, hire one of the top hardwood floor installation professionals near you.

How thick is hardwood flooring?

Hardwood flooring generally comes in several thicknesses, with thicker, high-quality boards typically being more expensive and more durable. The thinnest is 5/16 inch thick. The next thickness is 3/8 inch thick, and the thickest solid hardwood flooring is generally 3/4 inch thick or 1/2 inch thick. The cost for each thickness varies by the brand, retailer and type of wood. Generally, you might see prices ranging as low as  $2.50 to $6 per square foot.

Do engineered wood floors scratch easily?

Yes, but engineered wood flooring has the same susceptibility to scratching as hardwood flooring. Engineering wood floors have a layer of real wood on top. For this reason, engineered hardwood reacts the same way that regular hardwood does to scratching. If you don’t mind a few character marks on your floor like small scratches and dents, this is not a problem. However, engineered wood can be sanded down and resealed if the damage gets too great.

Find a hardwood floor professional in your area who can tell you more about the pros and cons of engineered wood floors.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a flooring professional during the COVID-19 pandemic?

To safely set up a consultation or appointment with a flooring professional and avoid the risk of transmitting COVID-19, start with an online search. Contact the professional through a message and ask to set up a video or phone call to discuss the project. This lets the professional visualize what needs to be done without physically needing to be there. Discuss the project’s timeline, budget, virtual payment capabilities and adherence to guidelines set forth locally and by the CDC.

Can I use digital payments to pay for floor installation, replacement or repairs?

Many local flooring professionals offer digital payments to conduct transactions for floor repairs, installation, replacement and more. This trend has been increasing during the COVID-19 pandemic, which is prompting flooring professionals to take payments through Venmo, Square Cash, PayPal, Google Pay, Zelle and other convenient platforms. 

To ensure you can safely pay for the service, contact the professional beforehand and ask which services are acceptable. Take any measures necessary to comply with guidelines on social distancing.

Do flooring professionals offer remote or virtual services?

Because flooring work has to be done in-person, flooring professionals are typically unable to perform work virtually. If you come across a pro's profile that states they're offering remote services, message the pro to see what those services include.

If you plan to get indoor flooring installed once the pandemic is over, you can ask potential flooring specialists if they host virtual consultations through video calls and digital messaging. Compare flooring professionals in your area online to find the right fit, and book an appointment.

Reviews for San Antonio hardwood companies
Thumbtack Customer
Jesus and his team did an outstanding job installing my hardwood and travertine flooring. Always showed up when they said they would. One the final day of the job a water pipe was hit while installing the base boards causing water damage to a large section of my hardwood floors. Jesus and his guys came back and repaired the damaged floors. It looks like it never happened. Very professional
T-N-T FloorsT-N-T Floors
Matthew H.
We had extra hardwood flooring leftover from a recent floor renovation, and decided to use it to replace the carpet on stairs with the remaining hardwood. Towers Contractors and their team did a phenomenal job. The transition from floor to stairs is seamless. They were able to complete 2 staircases in just 2 days without compromising quality of work. Would definitely recommend them and consider them for any future projects we may have as well.
Towers Contractors LLCTowers Contractors LLC
Steve F.
Mark and Jesse did a wonderful job on my home. We replaced about 1500 sq. ft. of carpet with hardwoods including a complicated stair case and a two level home. He was well versed with both floating and glued down floors as we used both on my home due to its subfloor and other issues. I would recommend Mark and Strictly Wood for other potential customers
Strictly WoodStrictly Wood
Thumbtack Customer
John did an amazing job on our hardwood floor replacement. He was very professional and polite. He went out of his way to ensure that we were satisfied with the job. He worked around our schedule and was always available for questions. He is a perfectionist when it comes to his craft, and that is always a good thing. He ensures his work and his rate was better than any I have seen on thumbtack. If you want professional service at a honest price with excellent results then hire John Hernandez.
ENR Hardwood FloorsENR Hardwood Floors
Cheryl m.
David Chavez did a terrible job at hardwood installation in my home- he destroyed at least 2 boxes of solid wood. He butchered most of the solid wood he installed, cutting almost every piece. Matt did a good job on most of what he installed, but everything David touched he ruined. I have to replace a lot of the wood that was nailed down- I do not advise hiring this company. Also they are very slow- it took four days for them to completely one bedroom.
Handyman ProsHandyman Pros
Thumbtack Customer
Mark Chetwood and Jeff did a fabulous job installing our hardwood floors. He went over and above my expectations, a true professional and a really nice guy. I shopped around quite a bit for installers before selecting Mark and I definitely made the right decision. He was always on time and cleaned up everyday. His attention to detail was impeccable and his prices were more than fair. He even helped the plumber with some caulking while he was there. Who does that?
Strictly WoodStrictly Wood
Rafael R.
This was our first experience with a major project at our new home and we took the time to research and study contractor reviews. We chose Strictly Wood over others due to a positive first impression and value in relation to other bidders. Once the work began, Mark and Jesse demonstrated professionalism and flexibility and we conducted daily walk-throughs to check on progress and discuss the work to be done on the following days. We replaced approximately 1,500 sq. ft. of carpet with hardwood floors and Mark and Jesse worked with us to minimize disruption in our home. Not only were they professional, but also personable and very easy to work with. Having contractors in one's home for several weeks could be intrusive, but it never felt that way with the Strictly Wood team. We are very happy with our new wood floors, and would highly recommend Strictly Wood to others seeking this type of work in their home.
Strictly WoodStrictly Wood
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