Solid Hardwood. Prefinished Flooring. Plank Flooring. Click Lock Floating Floors. Custom Boarders. Each product has specialized installation techniques. Improper installation will permanently damage your floor and increase hardwood floor cost. Subflloor and wood conditions are prime factors that determine the quality of the floor system. Charleston Treads Follows the strictest installation procedures. Manufactures instructions are followed.
1)Subfloor Prep.- We sand any wood subfloor unevenness. Set all nails and scrape any debris. Moisture levels are tested in the subfloor and flooring materials.
2) Floor Layout- the wood flooring is racked out and the ends are cut. Detail is taken in the pattern and placement of each board. Each board is inspected.
3) Fasteners\glue product. Nails are placed in joists through the subfloor. Spline is used at turnarounds and top nails are avoided in closeouts.