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Useful Guides & Best Practices in Wood Flooring


Advantages and Disadvantages of Wax Floor Finishes


Real wood flooring is one of the most popular choices among homeowners for many decades already. Wood flooring itself comes with a long list of benefits and advantages. One of the main reasons why so many people opt for real wood is because of the great variety such floors are available in.

5 Common Floor Sanding Mistakes and How to Avoid Them


As a wood floor sanding company with many years of experience in the field, we have worked on so many wonderful solid wood, engineered wood, and parquet floors that it is impossible to remember them all. Wood floor sanding and refinishing projects are our favourite because of the dramatic change they can make for worn, distressed, and generally tired and sad real wood floors. Wood floor sanding can not only significantly improve the appearance of every wooden floor, but it is also very beneficial in terms of improving the floor's durability, hard-wearing power, longevity, protection.

Top Five Things to Know Before Wood Floor Refinishing


Why is wood floor sanding so crucial in the lifecycle of every hardwood or engineered wood floor? This is a common question we get as wood floor experts and the answer is pretty simple but it includes a lot of aspects specific to the nature of real wood flooring. Wood floor sanding is beneficial to all characteristics of real wood flooring – it improves the appearance of the floor’s surface and it also improves the floor’s condition by ensuring extra protection and minimising the risk of small issues and imperfections grow bigger and cause serious damages. However, it is not necessarily to choose wood floor sanding just because your floor looks worn and damaged, although sanding helps so much in such cases.

Engineered Wood Flooring Types


Engineered wood flooring is a great flooring choice for all sorts of residential and commercial properties. More and more people nowadays are opting for engineered wood flooring, motivated by different reasons to choose this advanced type of real wood flooring. There are hundreds of reasons why you would pick up this type of high-quality, durable, and beautiful floor and all these reasons boil down to the specific, very advanced and innovative structure of engineered wood flooring.

Wood Flooring’s Benefits and Advantages


For many people, real wood flooring is a dream come true. Statistics and a quick overview of the real estate market show that real wood floors significantly increase the value of every property. But what is that thing that makes real wood floors so well-perceived and well-loved? There is something special, a lot of charm and elegance in real wood flooring that is hard to explain, but almost all people resonate with this asset of the interior design.

Top Tips on Choosing a Practical Wood Flooring Colour


Wood floors are preferred for many reasons and so many people opt for this type of flooring because of the many advantages and benefits it comes with. There is no doubt that all the wooden floors are beautiful, elegant, durable, hard-wearing. With such a great variety of wood species, colours, textures, floorboards sizes, parquet patterns, it is easy to find a floor that exactly matches your interior style and help you express your own style the way you want it to.

Best Wood Flooring For Pubs and Coffee Shops


When it comes to commercial settings used and visited by many people on a daily basis, such as pubs and coffee shops, real wood flooring is, without a doubt, among the best interior choices. Real wood flooring comes with a bunch of benefits and advantages, especially for commercial settings. Commercial places such as pubs and coffee shops have their specific requirements, which makes choosing the right elements of the interior extremely important, First things first, such establishments have to look great and attract clients and customers.

The Best Flooring For Country House


When it comes to a country-style house or a real country house, nothing can beat the cosiness, warmth, and comfort such places have. Therefore, when choosing a floor for such interiors, you should pick something equally beautiful, natural, and tranquil-looking. There are many flooring options that can contribute to creating such an overall welcoming atmosphere of cosiness.

Spring Flooring Trends


Spring is just around the corner and here is the urge to declutter, renew, and update our homes. So it is safe to say that it is about time to consider what you want to accomplish for your home this season and what improvements you want to introduce to the place you live in. Of course, most of the people will satisfy the spring urge with a few new decorations, maybe a new sofa, or something similar.

Practical Wood Flooring Guide


When investing in a wooden floor, most of the homeowners want to get a floor that looks attractive, appealing, elegant. However, aesthetics is not the only aspect you have to consider when you are planning to spend money. Functionality and comfort are essential when it comes to choosing such an important element of interior design.



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