Today’s hardwood floors needn’t be replaced when they look dull and worn because less costly hardwood refinishing will restore their beauty and durability.
Hardwood floors can be given long new life and again look as beautiful as they did when newly installed with hardwood refinishing by Flooring Source. Their shine and luster will accent your room once more, and you’ll avoid having to drain your bank account to pay for a completely new floor.
There’s little one can really do to prevent even the best hardwood floor from losing its shine and glimmer eventually. There are many quite normal everyday family activities and occasional mishaps that will likely contribute to the loss of your floor’s youthful beauty. The more frequently that you clean your floors, the less likely damage becomes. However, accidents can still take place. The cause of your hardwood floors loss of shine and dull appearance may include:
Abrasive grit that is scraped across the surface by foot traffic; the use of strong cleaning products that strip away the shine; ladies stiletto heels that pit in the wood; pet claws that scrape and gouge away the finish; food and other spilled liquids that stain the floor’s surface; pet accidents that result in stains and odors; continued foot traffic that slowly wears away the floor’s protective polyurethane coating; heavy furniture being moved across the floor’s surface while being located elsewhere in the room and moisture soaking down into the hardwood itself through worn away areas in the surface coating.
As soon as you become aware of the floors loss of shine and dull appearance, arrange to get the problem fixed as soon as you can. Most of the damage can be easily repaired by hardwood refinishing. However, once serious damage affects the hardwood underneath the surface coating, the repair becomes more difficult and more costly.