4 Effective maintenance tips for Hardwood Flooring
Hardwood flooring is beautiful, but keeping them well-maintained is the secret to keeping them looking good for many years. Although some people are tempted to maintain their floors themselves, it is best to hire a team of professionals like Castle Floors to do the job for you. read more →
When sanding your hardwood floors, there are numerous options available. For instance, different sander types available as well as a variety of finishes and stains to provide different kinds of effects. Here are some floor restoration tips on what you should do and what shouldn’t do when having a floor sanding restoration done. read more →
The risks of a DIY job and the benefits of using the professionals.
When it comes to a floor sanding job, various factors should be considered, before getting underway. Cost, the size of the task, and your personal skills at sanding, to mention a few. read more →
Hardwood floors have numerous advantages compared to carpeting. They can last for a longer time, and they look outstanding with less effort. Well maintained wood floors tend toad value and style to any home. Since wood is also a natural insulator, it helps in keeping your home warm for as long as there are not gaps between the floorboards. read more →
Instead of hiding your wooden floor with a carpet, why not refurbish your floor?
Wood is wonderful. It adds value to your home, especially when given tender loving care and shown off to your guests. Instead of covering it with a carpet, why not have your wooden floor refurbished? We at Castle Floors, within Leeds, Castleford, and Wakefield, will refurbish your wooden floor to ‘as new’ condition.
Many people decide to have wooden floors put in over carpets as this means less time maintaining the carpet to make it look new and also wooden floors last for a very long time, much longer than carpets. In this article, I will discuss 5 advantages of sanding your wooden floor to make it look new again.
- Sanding wooden floors can make them look new and smoother than before. This is achieved as the sand scraps off the old layer and brings a new layer from below. The new layer can then soak up any stains.
- Once you have finished the sanding, you will notice the room looks brighter. This is gained as the light spreads correctly, while the ambience of the entire room improves. Also, having good ambience in your room will also make you feel good.
- Another advantage of sanding your wood floor is it can enable you to varnish and stain the new layer. This can make the staining process easier and reduce any regular wear and tear. This technique can also make the floor even.
- After you have completed the sanding, this can decrease the floor’s resistance to movement. As the floor remains level, this makes it hard for dust to collect in any portions of the floor which means the floor remains cleaner for longer periods and would require less cleaning.
- Finally, sanding can make cleaning the floor much easier and can also make the floor durable meaning it can last for a very long time.
We offer a wide range of floor sanding services including:
- Sand & varnish
- Sand & Oil
- Sand & Stain
- Staircase refurbishment
- Floorboard replacement and much more!
Visit our site for more details on Castle Floors and past projects which we have worked on in the past.