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Adam R

Perth WA

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"Such a quality tradesmen,thanks Adam for such a great job."

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Dean P

Warwick WA

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"Awesome work!"

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What does a timber floor installation include?

Once you’ve decided to install timber floorboards - and you’ve found the best floorboards for your home - it’s time to get them installed. Here’s the process you can expect when you work with a professional timber flooring installer:

Area preparation

Before your new floor can be laid, the area will need to be fully prepared to give the best results. This will change slightly depending on the materials underneath and the type of floorboards. The floor underneath needs to be dry, clean, and stable. Ideally, all skirting boards, doors, and door frames will be removed at this stage, too. Also, timber floorboards usually require some level of acclimatisation before being laid to adjust to the temperature and moisture levels to prevent warping and shrinkage. So, you’ll need to leave the boards open in the room where they’ll be laid. This process can take up to a week.

Installation

Before installing your floorboards, your timber floor installer will lay your choice of moisture-proofing and insulation material. Insulation is important to reduce the noise of floorboards and help regulate the temperature of the house. Once the underneath layers are in place, the new boards will be installed. The method of installation will vary with the materials chosen - solid timber floors need a substructure underneath that they can be secured to, whereas engineered boards can be laid directly over tiles, concrete, or other wooden boards. The boards are usually installed parallel to the longest length of the room, or is visible from the front door, perpendicular to the door.

Before laying the boards, your installer will usually plan out the layout to make sure the lengths, colours, grades, and variations in the timber are spread throughout the floor. They’ll glue or nail your floorboards in place, allowing for a small gap around the perimeter (that will be covered by skirting boards) for expansion.

Cutting & shaping

Once the bulk of your floor has been laid, your installer will carefully measure, cut, and install smaller board sections around corners, cupboards, and doorways. This ensures a tight finish that blends with the overall design.

Cleanup & finish

If you’ve chosen solid floorboards, they may need to be sanded to a level finish, stained, and sealed with a top coat to protect the wood from scratches and damage. This process might mean you can’t finish the installation and cleanup for a few days. If you’ve chosen engineered floorboards, they are usually pre-sealed, leaving them ready to use. Once the floors are ready, the doors, skirting boards, and door frames are all attached and painted if they need a fresh coat. Then your contractor will clean up the room and any work areas that were used for cutting and painting.

Repairs & restoration

Over time, wooden floors can get damaged from water, pets, furniture, high heels, and even dirt. If the damage is minor, you may be able to refinish the surface with light sand, a new coat of sealant, and polishing. More extensive structural damage may need a professional floor repair specialist who can assess and fix the problem correctly.

Recent Timber Flooring tasks in Perth

Lay timber floor

$5

City Beach WA 6015, Australia

31st Oct 2020

We need 200m2 of engineered timber flooring laid. Need to be done next month (November). Includes a staircase.

To lay 80 SQM timber floors in 4 rooms

$800

Dalkeith WA 6009, Australia

30th Jun 2019

To lay timber floors in four rooms for a total of about 80 square meters (floor plan is attached). Timbers will be supplied and be laid on the newly concreted floor. Previous experience is essential.

Dean is an excellent reliable and punctual person. I definitely would use him again if I have new flooring work. He is highly recommended to all who need flooring!

Engineered Timber Flooring, supply & installation

$2,000

East Perth, Western Australia, Australia

6th Mar 2017

Need to replace the carpets in the living room (~35m2) with engineered timber flooring, It's an apartment in East Perth and strata requires fire and acoustic compliance. We would like uniform bright color caramel, but open to suggestions on the wood type (eg Blackbutt, oak etc). Preferably the timbers will be installed in 45 degree angle. Please quote the total fee per sqm (supply + underlay + installation) and type of wood. The area is roughly 3.5*9.2 plus a 2*0.7 m hallway entrance.

Install Timber Laminate flooring

$450

City Beach WA, Australia

17th Jul 2020

Carpet requires removal, with timber laminate to be installed - 22.94m2. No need for any work on the skirting to be done.

Jayce was very easy to deal with, very polite and prompt. Did the job with no fuss and did it well. Would highly recommend Jayce for any task required.

Laminate timber flooring supply and install

$300

Northbridge WA 6003, Australia

28th Oct 2018

roughly 20 sq meter studio need to collect flooring and underlay from bunnings install in osborne park rectangular room should be pretty straight forward i will pay for flooring plus labour please let me know your price and when you can install

Timber floor repair and polish

$5

Claremont WA 6010, Australia

16th Jan 2017

Repair and polish the jarrah floor around 89 sqm Install new jarrah floor in studio 35 sqm Install new jarrah gli in the kitchen (no tiles) 14.4 sqm The kitchen is priority one followed by the repair of the floor and studio at the end Job has to start soon Regards Raffaele

Help fix about 20 lineal metres of timber skirting

$100

Cottesloe WA, Australia

19th Apr 2021

Timber skirting for a timber laminate floor is coming away from the wall in many areas. I need someone to help me fix it

Laminate timber flooring to install

$1,000

West Perth WA, Australia

23rd Nov 2019

I need to have a quote to install laminate timber floor in a rental appartement in west Perth

Decking timber

$2,000

North Perth WA 6006, Australia

21st Oct 2018

4m x 5m courtyard in Nth Perth

Lay my new vinyl timber floor.

$269

Perth WA, Australia

15th Dec 2015

Carpet in my apartment looks old and dingy. Needs to be replaced with a nice timber floor :). Aprox 35m2 of old carpet to be removed and new timber to be laid. You will be left alone to work in piece. Start asap! All materials supplied except any tools required to cut the board etc. I can supply any fixing items.