Floor Sanding Tipton

Tipton Floor Sanding (DY4): If your property in Tipton 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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There are a number of companies in the Tipton area and throughout West Midlands, 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 Tipton 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.

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In order to get your floors sanded without generating a huge amount of mess and wood dust a professional Tipton 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: Bona, Pallmann, Lagler and Hummer, and most of these are available to hire in places around West Midlands if you cannot find any in Tipton 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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While you could perhaps move stuff from one side of the room to the other while doing the sanding, it is much better if the room is cleared completely. This should include soft furnishings and furniture, plus any existing floor coverings such as carpets, underlay and grippers. Any screws or nails that are protruding from the floorboards will also need to be removed or punched below the surface.

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.

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.

Tipton floor sanding: Mag Flooring DY1 3HY, Finer Works Ltd WS9 8SR, Jones & Harrold Ltd B3 2EW, Natural Flooring Solutions WV1 3AP.

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Tipton floor sanding experts will likely help you with floor refinishing, parquet flooring, pine floors, dust free sanding, residential flooring, gap filling, floor staining, school floors, floorboard replacement, timber flooring, floor sanding, floor polishing and other flooring services in Tipton, West Midlands.

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Some Tipton roads serviced by Tipton floor sanding services: Brook Street, Spring Meadow, Dryden Close, Christine Close, Sedgley Road West, Sycamore Road, Shakespeare Road, Downes Court, Bridge Avenue, Shelley Avenue, Cochrane Close, Colville Close, Alison Close, Cory Croft, South Road, Anderson Gardens, Aston Street, Tierney Drive, Albert Street, Addenbrook Way, Cleton Street, Crownmeadow Drive, Chimney Road, Strathmore Road, Smith Place, Brown Lion Street.

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