Floor Sanding Colne

Colne Floor Sanding (BB8): If you have wooden floorboards in your home in Colne, 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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Floor sanding is not for the faint hearted and if you decide to proceed you will need to be prepared for a bit of upheaval. You could control this to some degree if you choose to do it yourself but not many homeowners in Colne have the expertise or willingness to take on such a project. Local Colne floor sanding companies will be your likely port of call and if you can't find a suitable on nearby, there are others throughout Lancashire who should be able to help.

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In order to get your floors sanded without generating a huge amount of mess and wood dust a professional Colne floor sanding company will bring in some pretty impressive equipment. Modern sanding machines are very powerful and have an extraction system incorporated to extract all the wood dust as it is generated, meaning the whole process is relatively dust-free. So you can see why going at it with your little hand held Black & Decker sander is not really going to cut it for work like this.

The best floor sanders are made by companies like: Hummer, Lagler, Pallmann and Bona, and most of these are available to hire in places around Lancashire if you cannot find any in Colne itself. Obviously you will only need to do this if you do elect to press ahead with your own floor sanding project, since specialist companies will have their own sanders. Check with the hire company to find out exactly what you need and take it from there if you take this route.

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Your Colne floor sanding contractors will probably ask you to clear everything from any rooms that are to be worked on, although they may be prepared to help you with this if you are unable to do it yourself. Chat with them about it beforehand and see what can be worked out. A clear, clean room is essential when carrying out this sort of work, so get all that stuff out of there! Larger heavy items of furniture could possibly be left in there and moved from end to end, but again talk with the company.

In order to get your sanded floor up to the required standard there will be some more work to do before any sealing or finishing can take place. There could be some splits and cracks in the floorboards and also screw and nail holes, which all need to be filled with a suitably coloured wood filler. The repaired areas will need to be given a final sanding with a fine abrasive to give that super fine finish.

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.

Colne Wood Floor Maintenance

Once your floor has been completed don't just think that it can be left for years on end without any form of maintenance. Keep it well cleaned and keep an eye out for any worn patches. If any area of a varnished floor wears through to the bare wood, it can be very difficult to repair, so an occasional fresh coat of varnish or a couple of coats of acrylic sealer will help it to last for longer without having to be re-sanded.

Colne floor sanding: A.K.P Flooring BB2 6PR, Exploring Flooring Ltd BB9 7XT, Peter Gerrard BB9 9SS, Re-flooring Services BB9 6HX.

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Some Colne areas served by Colne floor sanding services: Birtwistle Hyde Park, Belgrave Road, Clifton Street, Shed Street, The Crescent, Spring Lane, Blenheim Terrace, Coniston Grove, Devon Street, Craddock Road, Curzon Street, Swinden Lane, Swanfield Terrace, Alan Haigh Court, Temple Street, Derby Street, Southfield Lane, Tennyson Road, Stoney Lane, Boulsworth Road, Collingwood Street, Blascomay Square, Clarence Street, Bolton Street, Standroyd Drive, Bence Street, Cross Hagg Street, Station Road.

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