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  1. Flooring
    Hello all. I've refinished around 2500 square feet of wood floors as a DIYer over the past several years and I think I have it down pretty well. However, I have a new challenge that I would appreciate some expertise on. The 3rd floor of my house (circa 1918) was only sorta finished when I...
  2. Flooring
    I'm expanding my kitchen into an adjacent room by busting out a wall, and pondering what to do about the flooring. The adjacent room has 1 1/2-inch wide oak (the same as in the rest of the house), and the kitchen has heart pine. (See photo - the wall to the left will be removed.) Obviously...
  3. Flooring
    I'm in a condo with a concrete floor downstairs. Until I put in kitchen cabinets, I don't want to finish the floor, but the carpet has GOT to go now. Since I'm not sure if I want a full tile floor, I decided to live with the concrete for a bit and see what a hard floor will be like (temperature...
  4. Flooring
    We used 20 and 36 on our hardwood floors. There are STILL patches of finish that remain. I've been trying an old mouse hand sander and can get some of it up. (Which works beautifully as an edger by the way!) But thse leftover patches are really stubburn. Most of it is along the edges of the...
  5. Flooring
    Last year my oak floors were refinished. The color is wrong....can I use liquid sander instead of actually sanding?
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