The flooring experts providing high quality timber flooring
A new standard in timber flooring
Harris Timber specialises in providing high-quality timber services to all our customers. We offer a wide range of services, old floor coverings removal, substrate preparation, moisture testing, sanding, parquetry, wall and ceiling cladding, stair cladding, straight planks, solid timber, floating floors, hybrid flooring, repairs and maintenance, cleaning, polishing, and nourishment. Our team is experienced and dedicated to providing the best possible service to our customers.
Selecting the appropriate timber flooring can feel overwhelming. With a multitude of options to choose from, it can be challenging to determine the perfect timber for your residence. Our team of specialists will assist you in identifying the right timber flooring for your commercial or residential home.
Who we are
We are a team of passionate and skilled professionals who are committed to providing the highest level of service to our customers. Our team consists of experienced timber contractors who have a deep understanding of the timber industry and are equipped with the latest tools and equipment to ensure that our customers receive the best possible service.
Harris Timber has a rich history in the timber industry. We started as a small family business and have since grown to become one of the leading timber contractors in the industry. Our success is a result of our commitment to quality, customer service, and continuous improvement.
Steps Involved in our Timber Flooring Project
What are the benefits of timber flooring over other types of flooring?
Timber flooring has several advantages over other types of flooring, such as its natural beauty, durability, versatility, and eco-friendliness. Timber flooring is made from renewable resources, making it a sustainable option for your home. Timber flooring is also easy to clean and maintain, and it can add value to your home.
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Can I install timber flooring in high-moisture areas such as bathrooms and kitchens?
Yes, you can install timber flooring in high-moisture areas such as bathrooms and kitchens, but you need to choose the right type of timber and finish. Engineered timber flooring or bamboo flooring are better suited for high-moisture areas than solid timber flooring. You also need to ensure proper installation and maintenance to prevent water damage.
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How do I choose the right type of timber flooring for my home?
When choosing the right type of timber flooring for your home, consider factors such as your home's style, your lifestyle, your budget, and the level of foot traffic in your home. You also need to consider the species of timber, the grade, the size, and the color. It is recommended to consult with a professional to help you make the right choice.
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What are the different types of finishes available for timber flooring?
The different types of finishes available for timber flooring include oil-based finishes, water-based finishes, polyurethane finishes, and wax finishes. Each finish has its own benefits and drawbacks, so it is important to choose the right finish for your needs.
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How do I maintain my timber flooring after installation?
To maintain your timber flooring after installation, you should sweep or vacuum regularly to remove dirt and debris. You should also clean spills immediately to prevent water damage. You can use a damp mop with a mild cleaning solution to clean the surface of the floor. It is also recommended to schedule regular maintenance and nourishment to keep your timber flooring in good condition.
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1. Consultation and Expert Advice
Firstly, we will thoroughly examine your floors to determine their overall condition and recommend ways to enhance their appearance. Secondly, since flooring is a crucial component of any home, it is crucial to ensure that any modifications to your flooring complement your home decor. Timber professionals can assist you in selecting the appropriate finishes and stains that are ideal for your particular type of flooring. We will also help you attain the desired look and feel that you desire in your home or office. Finally, We will provide your flooring with the best possible care and attention it deserves
2. Subfloor Preparations
Once you have decided on a wooden flooring finish, the flooring specialists will begin the preparation process to ensure optimal results in terms of appearance and durability. This preparation stage is critical, and it significantly impacts the overall look and lifespan of your wooden flooring.
The flooring experts will commence by removing any old floor coverings and flattening or leveling the subfloor. Next, we will perform a rough sanding and conduct a thorough inspection of your subfloors to identify any areas that require repair or replacement. We will also address any issues such as squeaks, protruding objects, gaps or cracks in subfloor and finally moisture testing before proceeding with the next stage of installation.
3. Timber Installation
Our team of timber flooring professionals delivers a superior installation service that is tailored to meet your specific requirements. We assess the area, use high-quality materials, and ensure every detail is considered to achieve an immaculate result. We work closely with you to determine your desired finish and keep you informed throughout the process. Our focus is on delivering exceptional customer service and exceeding your expectations.
4. Sanding and Polishing
Timber flooring professionals utilise various techniques when sanding your floors, depending on their specific conditions and requirements. They also employ a range of sanding machines, such as drum sanders, belt sanders, rotary machines, edges, and hand-held orbital and corner sanders, to achieve optimal results.
Upon completion of the sanding process, the experts will polish or buff the floor to produce a uniform appearance throughout the entire flooring surface, preparing them for the application of finishes such as different types of polyurethanes and natural or timber oils. Flooring specialists can also advise you on the desired level of glossiness for your floors, whether it be high-gloss, medium-gloss, matte, or satin.
5. Repairs, Maintenance and Nourishments
Repairing and maintaining your floors is a very important step no to be overlooked. Skilled flooring professionals can assist you with every aspect of timber floor repair, from replacing damaged boards, repairing subfloors and eliminating scratches. We can provide valuable guidance on maintaining and nourishing your renewed timber floors, including tips on cleaning and ongoing maintenance services to keep your floors looking their best for the years to come.