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Mid Century Modern Home Hardwood Floor Installation Refinishing Bellingham WA

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Mid Century Modern Home Hardwood Floor Installation Refinishing Bellingham WA

 

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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!

 

 

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Exotic Hardwood Floor Installation and Refinishing Bellingham WA

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Exotic Hardwood Floor Installation and Refinishing Bellingham WA

 

 

Sanding and finishing process of the exotic Coco Bolo and ribbon maple hardwoods begins!

 

 

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BestBuy Commercial Hardwood Floor Refinishing Bellingham Whatcom WA

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BestBuy Commercial Hardwood Floor Refinishing Bellingham Whatcom WA

 

See the refinishing process of this grungy hardwood floor at a new BESTBUY location in Bellis Fair Mall.

 

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Library wood weave-in prior to refinish

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Library wood weave-in prior to refinish

Sometimes the floor is damaged beyond reasonable capable restoration and refinishing.

Such is the case in an area at the library. First the subfloor construction was matched and mimicked building up to the proper level. Then, staggering the removal of existing wood to prepare for new wood install. Remember, the new wood had been acclimating for 2 weeks for wood seasoning.

Generous heavy viscosity construction adhesive on the subfloor and yellow construction glue in the tongue and grooves insure longevity.

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Local Studio Fir Flooring Refinishing Bellingham WA

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Local Studio Fir Flooring Refinishing Bellingham WA

 

The existing floor had 3 different colors and finishes.

Objective: Refinish all flooring and unify the look.

We decided on the water based floor finish system to mute the deep natural tone of the old fir flooring.

 

 

 

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Semiahmoo Hotel, Hardwood Floors

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Semiahmoo Hotel, Hardwood Floors

Before the Semiahmoo Hotel opened, some wood floor work was needed. We were hired to perform that work.
 Other flooring companies looked at restoring the floor, but the GC was told it couldn’t be done. We were able to restore those floors.

 

 

 

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Hardwood Floor Emergency Refinishing in Bellingham Wa

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Hardwood Floor Emergency Refinishing in Bellingham Wa

A frantic call. “I need my floor fixed! I’m in the Eagleridge neighborhood.” The condition of the newly finished floor was not what was hoped for. I agreed to fix the job as long as I could talk to the other floor guy. I do not want to walk on somebody’s job without having more background of the problem. He was OK with me doing the work.

Other companies came in at astronomical prices to correct the problem. On the surface, it appeared that extensive work was needed. But, bucking the trend, I came in at half price offering a different solution. My gut told me that many of the steps did not need repeating………

 

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

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

 

 

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

 

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Bellingham Wa Oak Hardwood Floor Refinishing

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Bellingham Wa Oak Hardwood Floor Refinishing

 

After the purchase of this foreclosed home, the new homeowners had work to do to bring the condition up to  speed. A heavily yellowed and worn hardwood floor did not match the look the owners had in mind………..

 

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Distressing a Floor, Bellingham WA

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Distressing a Floor, Bellingham WA

 

What do you do to a floor that has been used as a wood chopping block and overall heavy wear and damage?

Use recycled wood to replace some wood, then distress the floor to mimic and hide the chopping block area and to complete, stain darker to unify color and hide stains that weren’t able to sand out!

 

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Bellingham WA Oak Hardwood Flooring Refinishing

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Bellingham WA Oak Hardwood Flooring Refinishing

 

 

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Samish Hill Bellingham Oak Hardwood Floor Refinishing with Bona Traffic

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Samish Hill Bellingham Oak Hardwood Floor Refinishing with Bona Traffic

 

 

This beautiful home is now complete with the complete sanding and Bona Traffic finish.

 

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Ferndale WA Oak Hardwood Flooring Refinishing

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Ferndale WA Oak Hardwood Flooring Refinishing

 

 

This beautiful house had a floor that needed to be refinished prior to the listing for sale.

 

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Bellingham WA Hardwood Flooring and Laminate Sales

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Bellingham WA Hardwood Flooring and Laminate Sales

We have access to most wood flooring manufacturers. We compete daily with all stores big and small!

Price shopping? Call 360-201-3270 for a comparison.

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Hardwood Flooring Refinishing Lake Whatcom Bellingham Wa

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Hardwood Flooring Refinishing Lake Whatcom Bellingham Wa

 

Beautiful old house on lake Whatcom was built in 1885. The original fir floors are underneath. This project is in the schedule to restore the beauty.

 

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Refinishing Hardwood Oak Stairs Semiahmoo Blaine Wa

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Refinishing Hardwood Oak Stairs Semiahmoo Blaine Wa

 

This older home located in the great Semiahmoo  golf community. A color change of the 80’s white wash stained stairs was needed to update the home…….

 

 

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Subfloor Prep Before Oak Floor Installation Lake Padden Bellingham Wa

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Subfloor Prep Before Oak Floor Installation Lake Padden Bellingham Wa

 

This house had existing “select” red oak unfinished, sanded and finished on site flooring. Scope: Remove old carpet in the living, halls and 3 bedrooms with closets.

 

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“Restore” A Recycled Gymnasium Maple Hardwood Floor Install Refinish Bellingham WA

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“Restore” A Recycled Gymnasium Maple Hardwood Floor Install Refinish Bellingham WA

 

 

Take old gymnasium wood flooring, found at a local building materials recycling store, clean up all the old glue and filler, cut ends square, reinstall in a new location then refinish to new glory!

 

 

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Oak Flooring Refinishing and Installation in Bellingham WA

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Oak Flooring Refinishing and Installation in Bellingham WA

Sometimes, prior to floor refinishing, repairs on the wood floor are needed. In this case, the cracked tile at the fireplace was removed. This left a hole in the floor that the new tile wouldn’t fit.

Process: Layout the tiles. Measure the size of the layed out tiles with space allotted for grout joints. Now with the hole size determined, enlarging and installing appropriate borders takes place.

 

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Restaurant Hardwood Flooring Recoating Bellingham WA

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Restaurant Hardwood Flooring Recoating Bellingham WA

 

 

See other post for details, but this floor is still going strong!

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