Can Dogs Really Damage Timber Floors?

Anyone with a dog wants them to feel like part of the family. Some are inside dogs although the outside ones venture inside every now and then (during storms etc.) If you have polished timber floors you need to be a little careful if you want to protect your investment. Small dogs that scurry around the polished floors of your …

Repairing Scratches Polished Floors

Repairing scratches in polished timber floors is what we do on a weekly basis. For a home owner, it’s a tough road to go down to see their beautiful floors in such a state. No matter how careful you are, at some stage, your beautiful polished dream floors will get marked, scratched or scuffed. Everybody frets that sooner or later someone …

Gaps Between Polished Floorboards

Our Brisbane clients sometimes ask “Can you fill the gaps between our polished floorboards?” Some floors are tight while others can have gaps up to 5mm wide. Besides from floors laid with gaps present, floors can also shrink in the dry months. As a result, gaps will widen between the polished floorboards. Also, air conditioners will also dry out a …

Polishing Timber Floors When Renovating

If you’re thinking about polishing timber floors when renovating your home, timing it last is critical. A classic example of why this is the best practice is to look at a new home build. Builders get floor sanders in last after completing a new home. It’s the last task before handover to their clients. Of course, bar the exception of …

Choosing A Quality Floor Sanding Service

When updating your timber floor, it can be a great way to modernize a home. It can also add serious value. In addition, it could make your home more appealing when it comes to selling. But is it always a good idea to go for the cheapest price? Besides that, what does a quality floor actually mean? Also, how do …

Mistakes Clients Make When Getting Polished Floors

When we sand timber floors, the first thing we do is talk to our clients. We talk about staying safe, and how to avoid headaches during works. There have been some “uh oh” moments over the years from miss-communication. For that reason, here are the top 5 tips to iron out the bugs and make it a stress-free experience. If …

Polished Wooden Floors in Rental Homes

Tenants can damage polished wooden floors in rental properties from day one. For example, on the day a tenant moves into a property, large appliances such as a refrigerator are a high risk item. The four small wheels at the base of the refrigerator bear all the weight. They will leave ‘track’ marks or indentations right across your timber floor. …