Hardwood Floors projects
Patch a Hardwood Floor
We'll show you how to replace a damaged hardwood floorboard in just a couple hours using basic carpentry tools. This article covers removing…
How to Refinish Hardwood Floors
Renew a wood floor in half the time and at half the expense of sanding. The secret is to screen the old finish. Read on to see if screening will…
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How to Lay Hardwood Floor With a Contrasting Border
A wood floor is attractive, warm and durable, and it’s affordable too if you lay it yourself. Adding the special border feature will…
DIY Hardwood Floors: Lay a Contrasting Border
Mix and match colors of wood laminate flooring, add a few stone tiles as accents, and suddenly you've made an extraordinary wood floor for the…
Refinish Hardwood Floors in One Day
Renew the finish on your wood floor without the hassle of sanding. Instead, use a simple chemical etching technique and apply a new topcoat of…
Install Prefinished Wood Flooring
Prefinished, engineered wood flooring is an affordable DIY alternative to the traditional sanded and finished solid wood floor. Installation is…
Hardwood Floor Sanding: Do It Yourself Tips
Follow these hardwood floor sanding and refinishing tips from a veteran floor refinisher to achieve a smooth, professional-quality finish.
Sanding Hardwood Floors – Well, Sort of
He will show you why you should wear a helmet when sanding hardwood floors with a belt sander.
Warped hardwood floor repair
My brother-in-law finished building a log home last year and had a beautiful hickory hardwood floor installed throughout the house.
Bamboo Flooring Pros and Cons
Bamboo flooring has evolved into one of the biggest segments of the wood flooring industry over the past 10 years. That’s because it’s much…
Flawless Floor Sanding
Tips for hassle-free floor sanding