Solid Hardwood Flooring
Solid Hardwood Flooring
There’s nothing quite like the timeless feel, beauty, and warmth of solid hardwood flooring. This classic type of flooring is made of a single source of wood for a natural aesthetic that’s hard to beat. Solid hardwood has been a popular flooring choice for centuries and for good reason – it’s one of the strongest and sturdiest types of flooring available.
Although solid hardwood flooring comes at a higher price tag than engineered hardwood, the results are well worth the investment. At Deerfoot Carpet and Flooring, we are able to provide competitive prices for solid hardwood flooring in Calgary with:
- A private warehouse that significantly reduces shipping costs
- Massive volume buying with our suppliers
- A privately-operated team of installers
Wait times, complex logistics, and complications that companies face by using third-party installers are virtually non-existent for our customers.
Timeless, durable wood flooring
We carryPreverco solid hardwood flooring, one of the top brands in the industry known for their high quality and immaculate floors. Solid hardwood flooring can last for generations when maintained properly and are a great long-term investment that adds value to your property.
Solid hardwood flooring comes in many stains, colours, styles, and species of wood that give a truly unique finish. It can be refinished and restained over the years to enhance and refresh your floor. Another advantage of natural solid hardwood is that it provides excellent acoustics. You won’t get vibrations or a hollow sound when you walk on your floors.
Installation from trained & certified professionals
Installing solid hardwood flooring requires the expertise of a trained professional. The quality of the installation can be the difference between a beautiful solid hardwood floor and one full of imperfections, excessive expansions and shrinkage, and distortion. Our team will ensure that your solid hardwood flooring is installed correctly.
Deerfoot Carpet and Flooring has an excellent privately-operated team of installers on standby who are ready to serve our customers’ needs. Our installers are certified, insured and bondable. Unlike many companies today, they do not work as a third-party to Deerfoot. This way, our customers can be confident that they are getting installation service from appropriately trained professionals who have been using our products for several years, some with more than 30 years of experience in the field.
Our installations are backed by a one-year warranty!
Installations can be scheduled throughout Calgary and in the following communities: Okotoks, High River, Black Diamond, Turner Valley, Priddis, Strathmore, Chestermere, Airdrie, Cochrane, Banff and Canmore.
- Largest inventory in-stock, that means no waiting for your product to get shipped in!
- Our massive buying power allows us to pass on our savings to you.
- The best customer support, ongoing and after your project is completed.
- Over 30 certified and insured installation crews.
- Crews participate in on-going training to be the best in the city!
- We’ve been family owned & operated since 1994!
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is solid hardwood flooring waterproof?
No, hardwood flooring is not waterproof. Any liquids should be wiped away from engineered wood flooring and solid wood flooring right away.
Do you need to glue solid wood flooring?
Yes, solid wood flooring is typically secured into position by gluing or nailing down the planks to the subfloor.
Are solid hardwood floors scratch resistant?
Solid hardwood is more susceptible to dings and scratches – however, solid hardwood floors can be more scratch-resistant with the proper finish. Contact us to learn more about the best protection and durability for hardwood floors.
How many times can you refinish solid hardwood floors?
Most hardwood floors can handle multiple refinishings over the decades. Refinishing is key to keeping your solid hardwood floors looking great, and is a cost-effective way to update your floors without a full replacement.
What is the most durable solid hardwood flooring?
Some of the most durable solid hardwood floorings are oak and bamboo. These hardwoods are less susceptible to scratches than other softer woods.
Is solid hardwood better than engineered?
The ‘better’ option is really dependent on what you’re looking for. Solid hardwood is better for longevity, and it’s hard to beat the look and warmth of natural wood. On the other hand, engineered hardwood is better for cost and is resistant to expansion and contraction.
How long does solid hardwood last?
Solid wood flooring is extremely durable and can last for decades before it needs to be refinished.
How soon can I walk on solid hardwood floors after installation?
We recommend waiting 24-48 hours after installation before walking on your new hardwood floors. Keep pets off the floor for a few days and wait at least four days before placing furniture.