Q: Can soot left for 6 months on engineered hardwood flooring cause black spots and lines on the floor?
A: Soot is fine like talc. I could see it easily seeping into grain and tiny gaps. Whether it would permanently discolor a finished product I don’t know. Can it not be vacuumed up?
Movers left lines in floor
I have just had an oak floor installed then sanded, stained and polyurethaned. The movers then dragged a sofa with rounded steel buttons on the legs across the floor which left long lines that look shiny. How can I get those lines out?
Cloudy spots on hardwood floor
We have 90+ year old oak hardwood in our home that was refinished 2 years ago. In two spots where the hardwood floor meets the hardwood trim, the floor has developed cloudy spots. What could this be from, and how can we fix it?
TSP spill left dark spots on floor
Q: I spilled TSP on my hardwood floor. I thought I had cleaned it thoroughly, however, there are now dark spots in areas that I missed. Is there anyway for me to remove these stains without calling a professional? I believe the floor is oak. A: Sounds like a water…
Floating hardwood floor
Is there such a thing as a floating hardwood floor? I have seen hardwood flooring that has a â€œuniclicâ€ design which looks like it can be floating. If so, what types of things should I consider for installing it in my new (less than 5 year old) condo? Would there…
Glue stuck on hardwood floor
I just stained pine hardwood floors, and didn't get all the glue cleaned up. It looks horrible. How do I remove the glue before I put the finishing coats on? I tried sanding, but it didn't work.