,

Mid Century Modern Home Hardwood Floor Installation Refinishing Bellingham WA

Posted in Floor Finish Options, Installations, Sanding & Refinishing

Mid Century Modern Home Hardwood Floor Installation Refinishing Bellingham WA

 

 CLICK ON ON THE PICTURES BELOW TO ENLARGE!

1300 sq. ft. of white oak flooring has been acclimating in the heated, stable home. Now, it is time to break open the bundles and start installing the floor!

 

 

Read More

LVT (vinyl) offers plank wood floor look in Bellingham

Posted in Featured Images, Floor Finish Options, uncategorized

LVT (vinyl) offers plank wood floor look in Bellingham

If a plank look is desired without the cost and wood floor care and maintenance, consider LVT. A vinyl plank. The technology has become really good at replicating the look of real wood.

 

 

 

Read More

Walnut parquet hardwood floor installations

Posted in Floor Finish Options

Walnut parquet hardwood floor installations

This is a gorgeous solid hardwood floor! Installed over radiant heat. 2′ walnut parquet pieces act as a throw rug with brass metal inlay pieces and cumaru wood as the main flooring choice.

 

 

Read More

House remodel, clean up and hardwood floor

Posted in Featured Images, Floor Finish Options

House remodel, clean up and hardwood floor

 

This beach house had sea otters living in the crawl space, rats in the ceiling and 10 cats, termites in the home. Lots of clean up was required! See the pictures!

 

Read More

American Cherry Hardwood Flooring Bellingham WA

Posted in Floor Finish Options, uncategorized

American Cherry Hardwood Flooring Bellingham WA

 

Experience counts and something not always found on Craigslist. Do it right the first time!

 

 

Read More

Bona Traffic or Swedish Finish on Hardwood Flooring Refinishing Bellingham WA!

Posted in Floor Finish Options, Installations, Sanding & Refinishing

Bona Traffic or Swedish Finish on Hardwood Flooring Refinishing Bellingham WA!

 

 

What finish should you use? Water based or oil Swedish finish?

 

Read More

Swedish Finish For Hardwood Floors Whatcom Bellingham WA

Posted in Floor Finish Options

Swedish Finish For Hardwood Floors Whatcom Bellingham WA

Applying Swedish Finish is tricky and takes practice. make sure the wood floor contractor you hire is actually using Swedish finish when you ask for it. I have seen a low grade polyurethane substituted and sold as Swedish.

 

Read More

Distressed Hardwood Floors Lynden Bellingham Whatcom WA

Posted in Floor Finish Options, Sanding & Refinishing

Distressed Hardwood Floors Lynden Bellingham Whatcom WA

 

Some floors are damaged to the point of needing repair. Why not just add to the age and damage by distressing the floor? People pay for pre-finished hand scraped flooring. If you have an existing floor, try distressing it to create impact!

 

Read More

Refinish a Yellowed Floor Seattle,Wa

Posted in Floor Finish Options, Sanding & Refinishing

Refinish a Yellowed Floor Seattle,Wa

 

 

The original frosted cabinet color matched the new wood floor. Now years later…….

 

Read More

Greasy & Grimey Hardwood floor is recoated?

Posted in Floor Finish Options, Sanding & Refinishing

Greasy & Grimey Hardwood floor is recoated?

Sometimes, there is just not enough wood left in a floor for sanding! So is the case with this well worn, rutted, 100 year old, fir cafe floor. Removing the floor and reinstalling a new one would blow the budget. Other companies didn’t have alternative solutions.

Problem: How can I recoat a maple syrup covered, bacon grease and every other food residue coated floor?

Solution: I came up with a new technique. Allowing a color restain and finish recoat with no bonding issues!

 

Read More

Clear Coats Add Hardwood Floor Protection Bellingham WA

Posted in Featured Images, Floor Finish Options, Sanding & Refinishing

Clear Coats Add Hardwood Floor Protection Bellingham WA

After floors are properly sanded, application of finish coats will seal the wood and offer a walkable film layer to protect the surface from wear, scuffs and dirt.¬† This picture includes a bottle of Bona’s Satin Traffic floor finish. This is a top of the line water based finish.

Unlike stinky Swedish finishes, this product can be applied and you could be in the house sooner with no seriously harsh chemical out gasing.


Read More