January 2010 | Tamalpais Hardwood Floors

Recoating Hardwood Floors

It’s a fact, your hardwood floor is going to become scratched and dull through general wear and tear over time. It’s best to recoat your floor while it still looks good, prolonging the life of your floor and reducing the number of times it has to be refinished. Recoating will revitalize the shine and get

Hardwood floors Over Radiant Heating

Combine economical heating with the beauty of hardwood flooring simply by installing hardwood floors over radiant heating. As a long-term economical investment, installing hardwood floors over radiant heating will enhance the value and aesthetics of your home and provide a warm, cozy and comfortable environment during cold winter months. Radiant heating is also a good

Pre-finished versus unfinished hardwood floors

Deciding between pre-finished versus unfinished hardwood floors can be difficult. To start with, here are some basic definitions of what they each are: • Unfinished hardwood flooring is sanded, stained and finished on site. • Pre-finished engineered hardwood flooring has been engineered and finished at the factory, so it does not require any further treatment