Q: Should I choose light color flooring or rich color flooring? Someone told me if you have dog, a rich color like cherry wood is not a good idea.
A: Very dark colors can reveal dust more so than lighter colors. Make sure to keep your dogs nails trimmed and filed smooth to help prevent scratching.
Light amber-brown color stains (staining pine)?
Q: I'm getting ready to install some white pine flooring. I'm going to use Waterlox to finish it. I was wondering what stain combinations you have used. I'd like to get a light amber brown color. I'm thinking of using Early American or English Chestnut. Any thoughts? A: I've only…
Pet urine stains
We just purchased a home with hardwood floors throughout; however they all have dark brown stains. We do not know if it is from water damage or from pets; my husband think they are urine stains from the previous owners pets. We would love to keep the hardwood floors and…
Lighter color in seams of hardwood
In December we noticed between the seams of the hardwood floor you can see gaps/lighter color. Even on the new hardwood that they installed.
Re-dampening urine stains
I have old urine stains on my hardwood floors. There is no odour or buckling, just dark marks. When the moisture is high these areas become damp. How do I stop this?
We have recently removed carpet from a house that I have lived in for 2 years. The carpet had been down for 10+ years and it was used by the previous owner''''s dog as a bathroom. Under the carpet is hardwood, but is has urine stains. The carpet pad was…
Getting black stains out or hiding them
My husband and I recently purchased an older home and were hoping to refinish the floors after pulling up the carpet. It is oak flooring. Is there anything that I can use to get the black stains out?