Q: We are just putting poly on. When all is said and done, how long do we need to wait before we can put furniture back?
A: I would allow 2-3 days and no area rugs for a month.
Related Q: Is it safe to place small rugs, i.e., runner with a non skid type backing on newly refinished hardwood floor?
A: That depends on the finish you are using. Every manufacturer has their own “recipe” and you need to consult them for cure times. I would allow the floor finish to harden a couple of weeks at least.
Q imported from our old site, Face Lift Floors: How long must I wait before moving furniture back into a room after wood flooring has been installed on a cement foundation?
A: Are you telling me this is glued down? You should be OK the next day.
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