Hank’s Installation Supplies, Tools And Equipment

Flooring tools and installation supplies are at the very foundation of Hank’s Specialties. We strive to carry the most complete selection of brand names in every product category. Hank’s also distributes the Powerhold line of floor installation products. Powerhold Brand tools, adhesives, metal mouldings, seal tapes, tack strip, etc. are ‘Professional Grade’ and are not available in DIY or Big Box stores.

Powerhold Products – Hank’s stocks private-label Powerhold Products exclusive to Hank’s Specialties in the Midwest. Products include tools, adhesives, carpet seam tapes, tack strip, blades, nails, glue sticks, and seam sealers.

Adhesives – Hank’s stocks a wide array of adhesives for carpet, sheet vinyl, VCT, LVT, rubber, SVT, wood, and cove base. We also stock spray adhesives, seam sealers and other specialty adhesives used in flooring installation. Produced by W.W. Henry, Powerhold, XL, Parabond and Johnsonite.

Floor Preparation and Repair – Hank’s stocks floor preparation and repair products including self-leveling underlayments, trowel-grade patches for thick or thin applications, adhesive removers, and moisture remediation systems.

Tapes – Hank’s stocks a wide variety of tape including hot seam, double faced, masking and pad tapes, as well as shrink wrap for carpet and vinyl remnants.

Ceramic Products – Hank’s stocks a variety of products related to tile and stone installation including hand tools, wet saws, Genotek metal trims, thinset mortars, grouts, tile maintenance products, in-floor heat systems, shower system kits from Wedi, USG and Loxscreen, and backer boards from USG, James Hardie and Denshield. We also offer crack isolation and water proofing products.

Wood Underlayments and Tackstrip – Hank’s stocks tack strip for every purpose for residential and commercial installs. Products are available in assorted widths for wood, concrete or gypsum subfloors, and either pre-nailed or un-nailed when mechanical fastening is not an option. Hank’s also stocks truckloads of underlayments in multiple sizes for use with sheet vinyl and tile. We buy from trusted suppliers that offer warranties and quality products.

Metal/Vinyl Trims/Cove Base – Hank’s stocks Johnsonite, Futura, Genotek and Powerhold trims. Metals are available in 4 color options, and vinyl trims can be ordered in 36 colors. Hank’s stocks cove base in many sizes and most colors including 2 ½”, 4” and 6” rolls or pieces in rubber or vinyl. New merchandise arrives twice a week.

Tools – Hank’s stocks hand tools, power tools, flooring removal equipment, and much more. We offer Crain, Gundlach, Floor Dot, Orcon, Rubi, National, and Powerhold brands of tools for carpet, resilient, ceramic/stone, wood, laminate and VCT/LVT floors. We also offer tool-repair services.