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Dave Theyn 10-13-2008 08:00 PM

Dark stained oak floors
I am having trouble deciding what products to use to stain my new oak floors. I would like to achieve a consistant color throughout, not showing too much grain. Is it even possible and if so what products work best. By the way I have a 2 1/2 year old girl, a prgenant wife and two dogs that will have to relocate. Time is an issue but I dont want to sacrifice and use a product that will not hold up. I am open to using either water or oil base or even both togeter if that is even possible with the appropriate sealer?

SM1 10-13-2008 11:53 PM

Oil modified sealer and water based top coats:thumbsup:

DangerMouse 10-14-2008 07:08 AM

just my 2 cents... i recommend trying to keep the color as light as possible. the darker it is, the more it shows dirt, and a 2 yr old and dogs? ummm.... =o)


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