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Guide to Health and Safety

This is meant to be an article about avoiding health robing practices when installing a new or sanding an old hardwood floor. But it...

Selling A House: When to Install Hardwood Floors

When selling a house, you want to get the most money out of it. This means that you may have to do some repairs...

How to apply oil based polyurethane WITHOUT the pits and bubbles.

I promised a novice floor guy in New Jersey to write this article. He's been having quite a problem, (and I'm sure customer complaints)...

Occupational Health and Safety: Respirator Masks for Wood Flooring

When you work in the wood flooring industry, serious health hazards are caused by sawdust effecting your lungs. You may not think about it,...

Choosing a Sanding Machine for Wood Floors

Sanding down your wood floor will remove scratches, nicks and indents. When you sand your wood floor, you are restoring its beauty. A floor...

Laying Wood Floors the Right Direction – Yes it Matters –...

Here we have a situation that could have been avoided with a little planing and knowledge. In our video section you can see me...

Popular Wood Floor Stains

Choosing The Stain That Suits You and Your Home Choosing your stain color is not like choosing the paint color for your walls. It...

Installing Hardwood Floors on Concrete Slabs

While I rarely have to install a wood strip floor on concrete here in the North East, a lot of you have houses built...

Pros and Cons To Wood Flooring

Many people are faced with having to choose brand new floors when doing a renovation. Wood floors are beautiful, warm and very durable....

Knee Pads: Preventing Occupational Knee Injuries

When you are on your knees on a hardwood floor all day, eventually your knees are going to start hurting. Your knees are a...

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