Floor Sanding Skelmersdale

Skelmersdale Floor Sanding (WN8): If your property in Skelmersdale has wooden floorboards there is always the possibility that use could use this beautiful natural material as your final floor surface, rather than covering it up with man-made products such as carpet and vinyl. This will probably add some value to your property and also reduce the incidence of dust, allergens and mites, which is especially beneficial if you suffer from asthma or allergies. Having your floorboards sanded down would be the first step in this process.

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To have floor sanding done properly it is usually advisable to call in a local Skelmersdale floor sanding company who specialise in this sort of work. With a bit of research you will find that there are several in the Skelmersdale area and other places in Lancashire. Whilst you could have a bash at doing your own floor sanding it is not really a DIY sort of job because some quite expensive equipment is needed to carry it out effectively. A decent Skelmersdale floor sanding company will have all the proper gear.

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Your first thought will probably be that this is going to create an awful lot of mess and dust, but that is actually not the case. Your floor sanding company will not be using little hand held sanders such as those you might have used for sanding down a door or some paintwork. They will turn up with some pretty hefty equipment which includes an extraction system that sucks up all the dust as the sanding progresses.

The best floor sanders are made by companies like: Hummer, Pallmann, Bona and Lagler, and most of these are available to hire in places around Lancashire if you cannot find any in Skelmersdale 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 Skelmersdale 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.

To end up with a really smooth and damage free floor surface, some additional repair work may need to be done. The entire floor will have to be inspected with a fine tooth comb to identify any splits, defects and cracks, which can be repaired and filled with a good quality wood filler. Similar attention can be given to holes left by nails or screws and damage caused by carpet grippers and threshold strips. The wood filler needs to be matched at closely as possible to the colour of the wood.

The next job is to give the sanded floor a generous coat of sealer, Liberon is usually a good choice. This provides a perfect base on which to brush the finishing coats of varnish, and offers some valuable extra protection against a number of issues which could affect your floor in the future. This will be resistant to alcohol, heat and water, and also help prevent scratching, scuffing and staining. Once dry, your floorboards can then be given a quick final sanding with smooth paper and finally 2 or 3 coats of finishing varnish.

Skelmersdale floor sanding: Martin Kingdon L40 0SD, North West Coatings BL5 3RZ, Wilmac Flooring Co.Ltd PR8 2HZ, Forest Flooring PR7 2RY.

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Some Skelmersdale locations serviced by Skelmersdale floor sanding services: Belfield, Daniels Lane, Thanet, Skelmersdale Hall Drive, Crawford, Birch Street, Bromilow Road, Abbeywood, Thirlmere Avenue, Turnberry, Bearncroft, Acregate, Brandon Close, Ashurst Gardens, Taylor Street, Top Acre Road, Alma Close, Sherwood Drive, Back Lane, Banksbarn, Dean Close, Thirsk, Teviot, Blakehall, Cedar Grove, The Concourse, Beavers Lane.

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