Q: Our white oak wood floors have a green color coming to the surface. It is getting our carpets stained too, from the foot traffic from the wood floor to the carpet. How can we repair our wood floor?
A: It sounds like tannin, but how or why it would be able to bleed through a polyurethane floor finish I don’t know. If this is restricted to several boards you may want to have those changed.
Removing green layer under cement board
Q: The house we purchased recently came with heart pine floors in the living room. There's carpet and tile in the other rooms. We found out that the wood covers the entire house. The carpet was easy to take out, but in removing the tile, we found this paint/stain green…
Wall color effect on floor color
Q: Dark brown real hardwood flooring with a red hue by a painted wall with a red hue will make the flooring the brown color? Dark brown real hardwood flooring with a brown hue by a painted wall with a brown hue will make the flooring a red hue? A:…
Flatten stair surface
Our stairs are very old, worn down, painted pine. We are planning on leaving them painted and putting down a sisal carpet runner. Can the boards that are very worn be filled to make them flatter and less dangerous?
We just started removing vinyl tiles from a gorgeous hard wood floor. The tiles were removed with a heat gun and a putty knife. The floor looks great underneath, but there is a film of adhesive on the floor and we don't know how to remove it. The adhesive is…
Clay like gunk
I just removed the carpeting off my hardwood floors, and under the padding was this clay like material that I had to scrape off. It left a terrible film on the hardwood floors. I don't want to sand and refinish the floors. How can I get the film off of…
Removing touch up paint
I applied some touch up paint but it does not match my floor color and I would like to remove it. How can this be done?