Swartz Creek's #1 Source for Laminate Flooring
For years, Allied Home Restoration has been providing Swartz Creek homeowners expert hardwood and laminate flooring installations, and have tackled many home and business renovation projects throughout Southeast Michigan. We carry a vast range of hardwood and laminate flooring options that are visually appealing, affordable, and highly functional. We only use the highest quality materials and equipment to install your floors.
When installing hardwood or laminate flooring, it should be done by a professional. We'll help you choose the ideal floors for your home and the right material that fits your needs and budget. With decades of experience under our belts, our team of flooring experts can perform quick installations and make sure the job gets done right so you can enjoy that new hardwood or laminate in no time!
Large Selection of Hardwood Flooring Options in Swartz Creek, MI
Allied Home Restoration focuses on Hardwood Flooring Installation throughout Genesee, Livingston, and Oakland Counties. We will bring our mobile showroom to your home so you are able to compare the different types of hardwood flooring options that are available. When choosing the right hardwood flooring for your home, a number of factors should be considered, including:
Pre-Finished vs. Unfinished Hardwood Flooring
Allied Home Restoration in Fenton knows the finish is the one of the most important aspects of your hardwood flooring project, as it determines how the final product will look. Pre-finished wood flooring has the finish applied to it during manufacturing and does not require a finish application after installation. Unfinished floors do not have a finish applied to them until after the installation is complete. As the manufacturing process has improved dramatically over the last several years, pre-finished floors have become more popular, easier to install, and less expensive.
We carry all species and brands of both exotic and domestic hardwood flooring:
The most common species used in hardwood flooring. The wood is mostly straight-grained, with a coarse texture and makes a strong durable floor. The heartwood is a pinkish reddish brown and the sapwood is white to light brown. Janka Hardness -- 1260.
Because of its strength and dent resistance, Maple Wood is commonly used in bowling alleys and basketball courts. It has a closed, subdued grain, with a uniform texture. The heartwood is creamy white to light reddish brown and the sapwood is pale to creamy white. It has a good natural finish. Janka Hardness -- 1450.
American Cherry has the ability to naturally darken with age. It has a straight grain and fine, frequently wavy texture. The heartwood is reddish-brown to deep red and the sapwood is white to light pink. Commonly used for accents and borders. Janka Hardness -- 950.
American Walnut has a deep rich, elegant look with dark streaks. The heartwood is a dark chocolate brown to purplish black and the sapwood is nearly white to a light chocolate brown. It has an open, straight grain with some wavy patterns. Commonly used in furniture and border work and is especially good for commercial applications. Janka Hardness -- 1010.
Slightly denser than Red Oak, White Oak is known for its uniform straight grain, which is a tighter, less pronounced grain than red oak. The grain is open and has longer rays than red oak. The heartwood is light brown and the sapwood is white to light cream. Tannic acid in the wood protects it from fungi and insects. Janka Hardness - 1360.
Known for its contrasting dark streaks over a white to light brown color, Hickory is a hard, durable wood. The heartwood is tan or reddish and the sapwood is white to cream, with fine brown lines. It is commonly mixed with Pecan Wood during manufacturing. It has a closed, rough textured grain. Hickory floors can give the look of country charm throughout the home. Janka Hardness -- 1450.
Also known as Jatoba, Brazilian Cherry is very hard and moisture resistant. Good for entry ways, hallways, kitchens, and bathrooms. It has the ability to naturally darken over time; exposure to sunlight will speed up this process. The heartwood is a light pink to reddish brown and the sapwood is white to a light golden. It has an interlocking grain with uniform texture. Janka Hardness -- 2760.
Also known as Ipe, Brazilian Walnut has a deep, rich appearance with contrasting dark colors. It has a fine grain that is straight and uniform but also sometimes very irregular. The heartwood is a very dark blackish brown and the sapwood is a light yellowish tan. it is the hardest species of wood that is commonly used in hardwood flooring. Very durable and resistant to wood boring insects and fungi. Janka Hardness -- 3684.
Premier Source for Laminate Flooring in Southeast Michigan
Laminate flooring comes in an endless variety of colors, textures, and tones:
"Having dealt with many contractors in our business remodeling homes to be sold, I couldn't be more pleased with the attention I received from Allied Home Restoration. From product selection, price, installation and quality workmanship, I have found them to be a reliable and trustworthy service provider. I would not hesitate to recommend Allied Home Restoration." Denise, J&D Select Properties
"I've had the floor guys do several projects in my house. They have always done excellent work, in a timely and professional manner. Their rates are very competitive with other people in the business." Jim Carney
For expert hardwood and laminate flooring installations, call the experienced team at Allied Home Restoration today!