Cork Flooring in Algonquin, IL
Eco-friendly cork flooring is a flooring trend that has become a classic. Cork floors first became popular for sustainability, but the beauty, versatility, and durability of this flooring option has ensured its success for decades to come. Select tiles or planks for your home or business and protect your new floors with our professional cork flooring installation.
Cushiony cork is tough and long-lasting. As the pattern and color go deep into the cork itself, this flooring wears well. In fact, you can expect your cork flooring tiles to last as long as 40 years. We carry a handsome selection of tile and plank cork floors from U.S. Floors, a trusted manufacturer of sustainable floor coverings.
Sustainable, Tough, & Healthy Cork Floors
Would you be surprised to learn that cork flooring is made from the by-products of bottle stoppers used for wine? What is left over after making the stoppers is ground up, combined with binders and pigment, and then finished to provide a resilient and uniquely handsome floor covering. Sustainable harvesting is practiced for cork trees, which must be 25 years old the bark is harvested and can only be harvested every eight to 14 years.
The eco-friendly appeal of cork is what consumers first noticed about this flooring option, but the other qualities have captured attention from all segments of the population. Cork does not scratch or crack so it maintains its beauty for decades. Plus, this flooring material is good for your health. Cork has a natural resistance to mold and mildew, as well as microbes and termites. Ask our design and sales professionals to show you samples of environmentally friendly, tough, and healthy cork flooring.
Cork Flooring Installation with Lifetime Warranty
Whether you prefer cork tile or plank, we recommend professional installation. Let us send our skilled and experienced installation specialists to your home or place of business. These professionals are experts at what they do. They begin by tearing out the old floors and cleaning the subfloor. Next comes precision installation, piece by piece. This is what keeps your floors free from damage.
In fact, if you should ever have an installation-related issue with your flooring, call us for repair. We fix whatever is wrong – at no cost to you. This is what we provide our customers with our Lifetime Installation Warranty.
Cork Flooring Tiles for Symmetry or Contrast
The speckles that pepper each cork tile add visual appeal to your flooring. Like with other tile floors, you can choose tiles that are similar for or ones with contrasting colors for a gorgeous geometric pattern. It all depends on the look you are trying to achieve. Talk with our design and sales professionals about your decorating options with cork flooring tiles.
Plank Cork Floors for Speckled Appeal
Cork gives plank flooring a distinctive appearance that differs from hardwood. Like hardwood, you have planks that are staggered for interesting visuals, but unlike wood, cork has speckles, rather than whorls and grain. Then, too, cork can mimic hardwood with the use of digital printing technology. So, you can have the look of hardwood with the sustainability of cork.
Contact us today to install the unique beauty and environmental appeal of cork flooring in your home or place of business. We proudly serve Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Crystal Lake, Cary, and Fox River Grove, Illinois, as well as the surrounding areas.