Floor Sanding Ferndown

Ferndown Floor Sanding (BH22): If you are fed up with having carpets in your home in Ferndown, and would prefer a low maintenance floor that is easy to clean and doesn't gather dust and allergens, perhaps a wooden floor surface may be the answer. If you already have wood floorboards under that dusty old carpet then you are already halfway there. You could have this flooring sanded down and end up with a practical and beautiful floor surface that will be the envy or your friends.

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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 Ferndown have the expertise or willingness to take on such a project. Local Ferndown floor sanding companies will be your likely port of call and if you can't find a suitable on nearby, there are others throughout Dorset who should be able to help.

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The sort of hand held sander that you have in your toolbox is not the proper choice for a project of this size, and you could get yourself in a right pickle if you try to tackle the job with one of these. Any respectable floor sanding company in Ferndown will not even consider using tools like this for such a task and will have professional floor sanding machinery that makes short work of it without too much mess or dust.

Obviously is is not just the professionals who have access to the finest floor sanding machines, and you could easily hire the required machinery if you really are determined to tackle the task yourself. Some of the best known makes of sanders include: Lagler, Pallmann, Bona and Hummer. You are going to need a drum sander and an edging sander, plus some associated equipment and rather than going into all the details here you can ask at the hire shop and they will give you what you need.

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Before any sanding actually begins the relevant rooms will need to be completely clear of furniture and furnishings. Carpets and associated flooring will need to be removed, as will any nails or screws which are sticking up from the flooring. The sanding machine has to be swept around the room so it is better without any obstructions in the way.

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.

If you need floor sanding in Ameysford, Clayford, Canford Magna, Canford Bottom, Tricketts Cross, Hampreston, St Leonards, Matchams, Little Canford, Hayes, West Parley, Colehill, Stapehill, West Moors, Wimborne Minster, or alternative areas of Dorset, most Ferndown floor sanding companies will be quite happy to oblige.

Maintenance of Wood Floors

It doesn't matter if a floor is in a living room in your house, in a bustling office or in a busy pub, it still needs to be looked after and given regular maintenance to keep it in good condition and looking attractive. Exactly how much maintenance it needs will depend somewhat on the finish that has been applied to it. Oiled floors can simply be cleaned and given a new coat of oil. Lacquered or varnished floors can be cleaned and given a coat or two of acrylic seal, or bonded and given a new coat of lacquer or varnish. And Hard wax oiled floors can be cleaned, lightly sanded where it is worn and new wax applied.

Ferndown floor sanding: Peter Newman Flooring BH8 9BD, A R H Flooring BH5 2JH, Sean Morton Professional Flooring Services BH23 4NU, Ultimate Floor Sanding BH11 8LL.

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Ferndown floor sanding experts can normally help you with floor renovation, timber flooring, parquet flooring, floor colouring, domestic flooring, floor staining, flooring repairs, floor maintenance, floorboard sanding, beech flooring, hardwood floors, floor varnishing and other flooring services in Ferndown, Dorset.

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Also find: Tricketts Cross floorers, Stapehill floorers, Canford Magna floorers, St Leonards floorers, Colehill floorers, West Parley floorers, Ameysford floorers, West Moors floorers, Matchams floorers, Hampreston floorers, Wimborne Minster floorers, Hayes floorers, Little Canford floorers, Canford Bottom floorers, Clayford floor sanders and more.

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Some Ferndown streets served by Ferndown floor sanding services: Birch Grove, Shaftesbury Road, Braeside Road, Shirley Close, Shaftesbury Close, Birch Avenue, St James Road, Corbin Avenue, Brierley Avenue, Cliveden Close, Beaufoys Close, Avon Road, Autumn Close, Derwent Close, Birch Walk, Albert Road, Southern Avenue, Christchurch Road, Beaufoys Avenue, Charnwood Close, Dunedin Drive, St Leonards Farm Park, Bolton Crescent, Cresta Gardens, Clayford Avenue.

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