1232 Mosley St,
Wasaga Beach, ON
L9Z 2E6
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Kirby’s Flooring is a locally owned family business that has been providing our community with quality workmanship and guaranteed installations for more than 30 years.

Flooring Products – Hardwood

 

Introduction

Hardwood can still be found in homes over 100 years old. Its character and colour have changed over the years, but the wood still remains.

When thinking about hardwood the new trends are matt finishes with wire brushed textures to create  floors that are durable and that can be lived on. Engineered floors bring stability to the hardwood in our fluctuating climate making it possible to have very wide boards which are all the rage these days and can be installed in basement s and below grade.

When thinking about hardwood, many things have to be considered before making a selection. Species, colour, stability, texture, and your household climate will all be factors in the way your hardwood looks 10 years from now.

We carry a wide variety of species, all from established and reputable manufacturers, who offer some of the longest lengths and most beautifully milled products in the industry.

 

 

Grades

Hardwoods often come in several “grades.”  Grades are based on how much mineral streaking, knots, colour variance, and imperfections each piece of hardwood has. The higher the grade, the less “character” markings you can expect.

Some industry terminology used for grading is Select and Better, Prime, Clear, Select, Character, No. 1 Common.

Humidity

The humidity in your home is by far one of the most important factors if you’ve made the decision to introduce hardwood as your flooring of choice.

Many of us have hardwood installed without knowing what the climate in our home is. The biggest misconception is being told to acclimate your hardwood in a home that is too dry or too humid. If your home is dry, wood will shrink and crack. If your home is humid your wood will cup and peak. Making the necessary adjustments to your humidity level will correct the wood over time.

Humidity levels in your home should never go below 35% above 55%. Hygrometers are a tool that you can purchase at most hardware stores that will help you keep an eye on your humidity levels.

 

Our Hardwood Product Partners

Our Products

Hardwood

Tile

Vinyl

Laminate

Carpet

Luxury Vinyl Plank & Tile

Special Financing Options

We have financing options over 3, 6, 9 or 12 months - no pay no interest OAC offers. We accept cash, cheque, debit, Visa and Master Card.

Business Hours

Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday - Closed

Client's Testimonials

We are proud to offer quality workmanship in every project and would like to share with you the kind words from our satisfied customers. Kirby's would like to say a big thank you to each and every customer who has supported us through our 30+ years!

Just wanted to let you know how pleased I am with not only the installation of carpet and flooring, but the expertise and terrific personalities of your employees.

They are second to none. Please feel free to use my name as recommendation for any of your future or current clients. I too will highly recommend you to any person looking for carpet/flooring installation. Thanks again. You’re the greatest.

- Jan

Hello Iva, I wanted to take the time to thank you for the excellent service I received when I ordered Kentwood flooring for my current home.

As a designer, I have dealt with numerous companies and Kirby’s Flooring is top notch. Your service was prompt and courteous and most importantly, you are a pleasure to work with.  I look forward to working with you on many upcoming projects.  Thanks again. You’re the greatest.

- Alisa

Dear Mr. Kirby:  Bayshore Seniors would like to thank you for your excellent job in completing our building renovation.

We sincerely appreciate the way you conduct business,the quality of work, and your professional manner.  Our Club has beautiful floors to admire for many years to come! Thank you! 

- Rosella