If you want to improve the appearance of an old wooden floor, the first thing you should decide is if you want to have the opportunity to make hardwood floor refinishing or install a new one. To help you understand which will be better, and help you make the right choice, I’ll try to explain in this article.
What is hardwood floor refinishing? This is when a layer of varnish and the top layer of hardwood are cut off with special machines, and new layers of lacquer are placed on a clean surface. If you want to change the color of your floor, then before you apply the first coat of varnish, apply a stain – a special paint for wood. On how to choose the right color of stain, I’ll discuss in a future article. (more…)