You can bring back the shine and brand new look to your old drab wooden floors by investing time and diligence, and equipping yourself with the necessary tools and techniques of refinishing hardwood floors. Seeing your hardwood floor gleam again will make you realize that this tedious and messy task is certainly worth the hassle.
There are three main phases of refinishing hardwood floors: sanding, staining, and finishing. Let us take a look at the steps in each phase.… Continue readingLearn More
Did you ever wonder how hardwood floor refinishing came about? Let’s go back in time and find out how such invention came about and is loved to this day by millions and millions of homeowners.
It was in the 1600’s when Europeans began to replace their earthen floors with wood. The first wood floors were two feet-wide large planks of wood, and installed directly over joists. Hardwood flooring was then for the rich and affluent.
In1625, more ornate, finished wood floors came about in Europe. Extraordinary craftsmanship were seen in wood such as medallions, parquetry designs and 3 dimensional art were installed in the center of a room. Sheer abundance of trees in North America afforded many to use hardwood floors although they… Continue readingLearn More