Those in the wood flooring industry know that it’s not just the hardwood floor boards that make the room; it’s also the borders, inlays, moldings, vents and stair parts installed. Below is a list of companies that manufacture these elements that elevate the artistry of the floor. All of the companies are advertisers in the October/November 2018 issue of Wood Floor Business.
Saroyan Hardwoods offers the industry's largest inventory of coordinating treads, risers, nosings and reducers in up to 26 hardwood species, the company says. Its in-house custom shop can also fabricate accessories to any architectural detail or specification.
Appalachian Lumber Co.
Appalachian Lumber offers custom treads of any size, as well as pie treads and custom landing treads. The treads are made from high- quality hardwoods and are available in more than 20 species, the company says.
Artistic Finishes Inc.
Enduracor is Artistic Finishes' line of waterproof accessories for floors ranging from 2.5 mm to 15 mm. The line features a four-layer design, making it one of the most technologically advanced accessories on the market, the company says. It is available in quarter round, wall base, stair nose, T-mold, reducer and square nose.
Grill Works Inc.
Designed for multi-layer flooring, Grill Work Inc.'s MLF Vents provide a high strength-to-weight ratio and substantially reduce moisture retention, the company says. The vents are available in 4-by-10 inch and 4-by-12-inch sizes.
Seneca Millwork's T-moldings are available in standard, long-stem and laminate styles and come in lengths of 78 inches. All of the company's flooring transitions are individually shrink-wrapped and packed in five-panel corrugated cardboard boxes in order to ensure customers receive undamaged trims, the company says.