Floor Sanding Wombwell

Wombwell Floor Finishing and Restoration

Wombwell Floor Sanding (S73): If your home in Wombwell has wooden floorboards there will always be the chance that you might use this gorgeous natural material as your final floor surface, instead of hiding it with man-made products such as vinyl or carpet. This will most likely add to your property's value and can also lower the occurrence of mites, dust and allergens, which is particularly worthwhile if you happen to be affected by allergies or asthma. Having your floorboards professionally sanded down will be the initial phase of this process.

Floor sanding is not a job for the faint hearted and if you opt to press ahead you will have to be prepared for quite a bit of mess and upheaval. You can manage this to some degree if you choose to do it yourself but not that many home owners in Wombwell have got the willingness or experience to take on such a project. Local Wombwell floor sanding companies will be your best port of call and if you are unable to find a good one nearby, there are others operating around South Yorkshire who ought to be able to assist you.

Floor Sanding Wombwell South Yorkshire (S73)

The sort of hand held sander that you have in your home tool kit isn't the tool that is required for a project of this size, and you could get yourself in a bit of a pickle if you attempt to take on the task with something like this. Any decent floor sanding company in Wombwell wouldn't even contemplate working with tools like this for such work and will have specialized floor sanding machinery that makes short work of the sanding without much mess or dust.

Companies such as: Hummer, Bona, Pallmann and Lagler make professional floor sanding systems, and many of these can obviously be hired from tool hire businesses in the Wombwell area, and elsewhere in South Yorkshire, if you require one. If you are using a professional floor sanding service for the project, you won't need to stress about that though. It is however worth bearing in mind if you do choose to do your own floors.

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Working in a room that is entirely cleared of furniture and other things, is best when you're doing the floor sanding process. The sanders are quite large and has to be manoeuvred easily around the room, therefore having stuff in the way isn't ideal. Clear away everything from the room and let the dog see the rabbit (as they say), it will make the task so much simpler.

To achieve the sort of professional finish that you're seeking it will more than likely be necessary to do more than simply sand down your flooring and give them a coat of varnish. There are bound to be a number of minor imperfections like screw holes, cracks, nail holes and splits, and there may even be some larger repairs required, where pieces of floor are damaged or missing. These should all be repaired to the highest possible level, filled with wood filler and then given a final sanding down. Any wood filler used should match the colour of the floorboards, test an area before the final filling.

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The next job is to give the newly sanded flooring a goodly coat of sealer, Liberon or Ronseal is usually a good choice. This provides you with a perfect base on which to brush the finishing varnish coats, and gives some further protection against a variety of issues which could have an impact on your flooring down the line. This sealant coat will be resistant to alcohol, water and heat, and also help in the prevention of scratching, staining and scuffing. Once dry, your floorboards can then be given a quick final sanding with smooth paper and finally 2 or 3 coats of finishing varnish.

When you're thinking about the process of sanding down your wooden floorboards, you may begin to ask yourself whether it's really worth all of the effort, disruption and dust. Before commencing such a process, it's always a good idea to go over the advantages and drawbacks, to see which side comes out on top. After you've done this, you will certainly have a clearer picture of what you can hope to achieve by sanding down your floors. We have already outlined the cons - floor sanding can entail lots of dust, effort and disruption. But what about the advantages?

  • Reduces the Number of Bugs and Pests: There'll be far less places for bugs to hide themselves when you have sanded and polished your flooring. Let's be honest these pesky insects love to hide away in the splits and cracks of a hardwood floor.
  • It is Easier to Keep a Polished Floor Clean: As newly sanded down, sealed and polished floorboards do not attract so much dust and dirt, it's going to be a lot easier to keep your flooring clean in the future.
  • Makes Your Floor Look New Again: With a previously exposed hardwood floor it's more than likely to show a few signs of wear over time and the sanding and finishing process will return it to its former glory.
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Floor sanding can be done in Wombwell and also in nearby places like: Thurnscoe, Hoyland, Smithley, Low Valley, Ardsley, Darfield, Lundwood, Blacker Hill, Elsecar, Broomhill, Swaithe, Hemingfield, Wentworth, West Melton, Stairfoot, Brampton, Jump, and in these postcodes S71 5EZ, S73 0UX, S73 0HA, S73 0SB, S73 0EB, S73 0DU, S73 0DT, S73 0PE, S73 0JY, S73 0JS. Locally based Wombwell floor sanding specialists will most likely have the telephone dialling code 01226 and the postcode S73.

Floor Sanding Machines Wombwell

Floor Sanding Machines Wombwell (01226)

The primary piece of equipment when tackling floor restoration on a timber floor in Wombwell, is the floor sanding machine. Unfortunately, it doesn't end there, seeing as there are in fact 3 different forms of floor sanding machine that will be essential to carry out a proper job. In order of use, the machinery that will be required will be a belt sander, an edging machine and a buffing machine. On some jobs, stair sanders, orbital sanders and corner sanders will also be used, confusing the issue even further.

Companies specialising in the production of floor sanding machinery include Hummer, Bona, Pallmann and Lagler, and these are generally recognised as the best machines on the market. These machines are pricey, therefore if you're hoping to try restoring your own wooden floors in Wombwell, you'll need to hire them. It isn't just the cost of renting the equipment itself that you need to take into account, since you will also need abrasives and these are likely to be pricey. Calling on a reputable floor sanding service in Wombwell, will mean that you won't need to worry about all these choices and options, and can be confident that the work will be done properly.

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Also find: Darfield floor sanding, Stairfoot floor sanding, Hemingfield floor sanding, Broomhill floor sanding, Lundwood floor sanding, Elsecar floor sanding, Smithley floor sanding, Swaithe floor sanding, Jump floor sanding, Ardsley floor sanding, Thurnscoe floor sanding, Low Valley floor sanding, Wentworth floor sanding, Brampton floor sanding, Hoyland floor sanding, Blacker Hill floor sanding, West Melton floor sanders and more.

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Around Wombwell

Floor sanding and finishing has recently been carried out in the following Wombwell areas and streets - Tune Street, Fernhall Croft, New Street, Park Street, Reginald Road, Fairfield Court, Redshank Place, Old Farm Lane, Old Moor Lane, Main Street, Netherwood Road, John Street Way, Wentworth View, Dovecote, Cowley Green, Swaledale Drive, William Street, Victoria Road, Barnwell Crescent, Woodbourn Gardens, Jardine Street, Mellor Road, Collindridge Road, Malsin Gardens, Yvonne Grove, Parkhill Road, Millmoor Road, Dearne Close, Lower York Street, Lundhill Grove, as well as the following local Wombwell postcodes: S71 5EZ, S73 0UX, S73 0HA, S73 0SB, S73 0EB, S73 0DU, S73 0DT, S73 0PE, S73 0JY, S73 0JS.

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(This floor sanding Wombwell article was revised and updated on 22-09-2022)