Fixing Hardwood Floors To Concrete - In several homes in Houston, hardwood floors are one of the very delightful focal points in the home. They come from a wide selection of woods and can be finished in just about any color and complete you can picture. While hardwood floors traffic invulnerable and are very lasting, proper care and maintenance are important to keeping them amazing for many, many years.
To keeping hardwood floors looking beautiful, the key lies with keeping them dry as well as clean as you can. Debris and other debris on the surface of hardwood flooring get earth to the finish, and floors are caused by this to dull over time. The longer this surface contaminant is left on the floor, the more embedded the debris becomes and this causes more damage to the finish. If not attended to, this can actually strip the finish away and leave raw wood exposed.
Keeping a good coat of wax on the floors will prevent casual spills from absorbing to the wood in the event that you act quickly clean up them. The biggest problem with hardwood floors is getting them scraped by the demands that simply living them on causes.
When moving furniture or another heavy items, when living on hardwood floors, tend not to pull anything across them. Use large area rugs under heavy furniture, as these will go when sat upon or brushed up against and keep pads under furniture legs. If left unprotected, these will dig to the wood. Big dogs as they walk, with toenails that snap can do a lot of damage. Even cats and small dogs can damage hardwood floors.