Floor Sanding Canvey Island

Canvey Island Floor Sanding (SS8): If you have wooden floorboards in your home in Canvey Island, you might be thinking about having them sanded down and used as the final floor surface, replacing your existing carpets with a beautiful and hard wearing floor, free of dust, allergens and mites. This can be done with both soft and hardwood floors and it can even add value to your property.

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If you do decide to go ahead and get your wooden floors sanded down you will need to find the right people to do it. A quick search on the internet or in the local Canvey Island newspaper will turn up a few possibilities. Alternatively you could try asking family or friends to recommend someone. Doing floor sanding yourself is probably not an option unless you are a really accomplished DIYer, and even then you will have to hire some pretty decent equipment which could still be costly.

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You may be worried about a lot of dust being generated during the floor sanding process but this should not be the case at all if you decide to call in a professional Canvey Island floor sanding company. They will use specialist floor sanding machines which include powerful extraction systems, easily sucking up any dust that is produced and storing it until it can be properly disposed of. If you went at it with your own electric sander you will fill the house with dust and get yourself in a terrible mess.

Of course this professional machinery is available for hire throughout Essex, if not in Canvey Island itself, if you decide to go down the do-it-yourself route. It isn't cheap to hire, so get yourself organised and try to get all the sanding done in one day. You will obviously not have to stress about this if you employ a flooring company as they will provide all this equipment themselves.

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Having a room that is completely clear of furniture and anything else is preferable when you are carrying out the floor sanding operation. The sanders are quite large and need to be swung around the room, therefore having stuff in the way is not ideal. Clear everything out of there and let the dog see the rabbit (as they say), it will make the job so much simpler.

To get the sort of professional finish that you are looking for it will almost certainly be necessary to do more than simply sand down your floorboards and give them a coat of varnish. There are bound to be some minor imperfections such as splits, nail holes, screw holes and cracks, and there may even be some larger repairs needed where sections of floorboard are missing or damaged. These should all be repaired to the best possible standard, filled with wood filler and given a final sanding. Any wood filler used should match the colour of the floorboards, test an area before the final filling.

Before the newly sanded wood floor is given its final coats of varnish, it should be sealed with a good quality product like Liberon. While some people think that this is no longer necessary, you are only going to do this process once, so you might as well do it properly. Wood sealer gives the floor that extra bit of protection and helps prevent damage from staining, heat and scratching. It also builds a good base onto which the final varnish can be applied.

Canvey Island floor sanding: D Brown Flooring SS9 3EG, Absolute Floor Sanders Essex RM17 6GT, Scott Flooring CM12 0JP, Nick Building Services Ltd ME12 2BD.

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Canvey Island floor sanding experts will likely help you with gap filling, hardwood flooring, wooden floors, floor refurbishment, sports hall floors, wood flooring, floor finishing, residential flooring, maple floors, floor colouring, pine floors, floor staining and other flooring services in Canvey Island, Essex.

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A few Canvey Island addresses served by Canvey Island floor sanding services: St Peters Road, St Christophers Close, Castle View Road, Thielen Road, Concord Road, Sixth Avenue, Tudor Road, Third Walk, Dinant Avenue, Delfzul Road, Dovedale, Caro Road, Croppenburg Walk, The Parkway, Springfield Road, Teramo Road, Central Wall Road, Thomas Drive, The Picketts, St Michaels Road, Sanders Road, Camperdown Road, Silver Point Marine, Devon Way, Convent Road, St Lukes Close.

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