Hardwood flooring can often be one of the eye-catching aspects of a home or commercial property, so it is something that you as a home owner or property owner would want to keep looking its best. Looking after your wood flooring is imperative and if done well, you can keep it looking as pristine as the day it was first laid for many, many years.

As with everything in your home, from the furniture to the electronics, your wood flooring is important and there are many things you can do to avoid damaging the wood, and things you can do to maintain the wood for as long as possible. Most wood flooring will have furniture placed on it, so the number one tip and the most important thing to consider as an owner of hardwood flooring is to ensure that any furniture you place on the flooring does not have any sharp or hazardous corners, edges or feet.

Sofas and couches are the number one spoiler of pristine hardwood floors as they often have feet that dig into the flooring and cause deep dents. And even worse than these dents are the scratches caused when you are moving a sofa or couch. Always lift your couches to move them to avoid damaging your floors extensively.

Another way hardwood floor gets damaged is when attempting to clean. There are many different types of chemicals that can be used to effectively clean hardwood flooring and you want to ensure you are using the right chemicals for your flooring, as there is an array of floor cleaners for every different type of wood.

Wood flooring is beautiful and should be maintained to keep its glory and we love flooring as much as you so the tips we provide are solely for your benefit. If you need help maintaining your floors or are interested in restoring your flooring, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free quotation.