Floor Sanding Oadby
Oadby Floor Sanding (LE2): If you have wooden floorboards in your home in Oadby, 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.
There are a number of companies in the Oadby area and throughout Leicestershire, who you could contact for floor sanding services. Obviously with a quite significant project like this you need to find somebody decent. If you have a friend or family member who has had this kind of work done they might be able to give a recommendation for a floor sanding company in Oadby who do a good job. This isn't really something that you want to try yourself unless you are a really competent do-it-yourselfer, and you can get your hands on the right equipment.
In order to get your floors sanded without generating a huge amount of mess and wood dust a professional Oadby 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.
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: Pallmann, Hummer, Lagler and Bona. 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.
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.
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.
The last stage of the process will be sealing and finishing your floor. These days not everybody uses sealer on wood floors since the modern varnishes are supposed to do the job of sealing and finishing your sanded wood surface. Our own opinion is that it is better to give your floor a coat of sealant first, as this brings out the natural colour of the wood, gives extra protection against scratching and staining, and gives the perfect base for the final coats of varnish. For varnishing use a good quality polyurethane product such as Ronseal Diamond Hard Floor Varnish and give it two or three coats.
Your local floor sanding company in Oadby will not only provide services within the town itself but in surrounding areas like Clarendon Park, Houghton on the Hill, Knighton, West Knighton, Blaby, Stoneygate, Aylestone Park, Stoughton, Stretton Hall, Great Glen, Evington, Leicester, Glen Parva, Thurnby, Wigston, and more places in Leicestershire.
Wood Floor Maintenance Oadby
A wood floor needs regular maintenance no matter whether its in an office, a busy pub or the living room of your house. Sweep dust away daily if possible and clean using a patent wood floor cleaner and a microfibre cloth or mop. Remember to use felt pads on the feet of your furniture, take off shoes before walking into the room and immediately wipe away anything that is spilt on the floor, especially anything hot or chemical based. You want to avoid any areas wearing through to the bare wood, which will make it hard to repair, so keep your eyes peeled for this issue.
Oadby: Refresh Floor Restoration LE1 6QH, Hollyoak Wooden Floor Finishers LE7 2EH, Mag Flooring LE3 6AH, MAG Flooring LE2 6ED.
Oadby floor sanding experts can normally help with pine floors, wood floors, flooring repairs, hardwood flooring, gap filling, flooring estimates, beech flooring, commercial floors, softwood flooring, parquet floors, wooden floors, floorboard sanding and other in Oadby, .
Also: Clarendon Park floorers, Leicester floorers, Thurnby floorers, Blaby floorers, Wigston floorers, Glen Parva floorers, Great Glen floorers, Stoneygate floorers, Stoughton floorers, Aylestone Park floorers, Evington floorers, Stretton Hall floorers, Houghton on the Hill floorers, West Knighton floorers, Knighton and more.
Some Oadby roads serviced by Oadby floor sanding services: Briar Close, Willow Herb Close, Glen Way, St. Pauls Close, Coombe Place, Manor Close, Frome Avenue, Wayside Drive, Ludlow Close, Bollington Road, Rawlings Court, Belvoir Close, Belleville Drive, Margaret Anne Road, Carbery Close, Raine Way, Hamble Road, New Street, Queen Street, Needham Close, Waveney Rise, Ennerdale Close, Stoughton Close, Parkland Drive, Badgers Holt, Beaumont Street.
Floor sanding elswhere: Shanklin, Hertford, Brierley Hill, Nuneaton, Welwyn Garden City, Hailsham, Blackburn, Hindley, Westhoughton, Accrington, Horsham, Chesterfield, Dunfermline, Dundee, Ewell, Leyland, Corby, Swadlincote, Ashford, Fleet, Belfast, Colwyn Bay, Bury St Edmunds, Inverness, Gosport, Bridgend, Newport, Bognor Regis, Bristol, Sunninghill, Carlisle, Leek, Leatherhead, Normanton, Cheltenham, Llanelli, Merthyr Tydfil, Bath, Grantham, Dunstable, Grays, Burslem, Broadstairs, Castleford, Kingston upon Thames, Morecambe, Abbots Langley, Crosby, West Bridgford.
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