8 Types of Wood Floor Installations: Straight, Chevron, Herringbone & More

If you’re undergoing a home renovation or new construction project, you know how many design choices go into it. One of those choices is the type of flooring to install, and it might seem the possibilities are endless. Wood flooring, in particular, can be a confusing design choice because once the type of wood is chosen, homeowners then have to decide how to install it.

The design experts at Center Island Contracting are here to help you narrow down your flooring choice. Specifically wood flooring since it’s one of the most popular flooring choices and there are a variety of ways to install it.

Below are types of wood floor installation patterns to consider for your home remodel or new construction project.

  • Straight
  • Chevron
  • Diagonal
  • Perpendicular
  • Herringbone
  • Square
  • Parquet
  • Random

Add a personal touch to your home design with any of the less common wood floor installation patterns or go traditional with a straight pattern. Any pattern you choose will reflect your unique sense of style, and certain patterns can even make the room look larger. Chevron or herringbone can be chosen for a small inlay, or an entire room.

Allow our designers to go over the types of wood floor installations with you, so that you can make the best decision for the layout of your home.

Center Island Contracting is your local contractor of choice for home renovations on the north shore of Nassau county, Long Island Oyster Bay, Manhasset, Plainview, Jericho, etc. Our qualified professional new home construction management team is here to help you build the new home of your dreams. With the knowledge about local and New York State laws, our staff can answer all your questions and streamline the entire process. Email us or call (516) 481-4707.