Professional hardwood floor cleaning uses mechanical scrubbing machines, powerful vacuums and high pH cleaners to get your floor completely clean! Once that is complete, the team from Willie James Quality Flooring will buff out the small scratches and prepare for a new top-coat of high quality finish.
Basic Coatings is committed to providing a total solution for your wood floors. Not only do we provide the best finish to protect your floor, we also have cleaning solutions to keep your floor looking its best.
A screen and recoat is the best-kept secret in the hardwood flooring world. ... What the heck is a screen and recoat? ... It is simply part of the regular maintenance of a hardwood floor that has been finished by polyurethane. Polyurethane is considered a protective sacrificial coat.
Cleaning wood floors is easy. Regular maintenance includes sweeping with a soft bristle broom or dusting with a dry microfiber mop. If the floor has beveled edges, vacuum with the beater bar turned off to remove dust from between the floor boards.
One of the advantages of wood floors is that they can be refinished, which makes them a great long-term value. If small scratches occur, they typically can be repaired easily with a maintenance coat. A wood flooring professional will clean the floors to remove all contaminants, then will lightly abrade the floor and apply a new coat of finish.
Of course proper care and cleaning of your hardwood floor will help reduce the number of times you need to refinish your floors as well. As mentioned, recoating a hardwood floor is not as time consuming as refinishing.
A hardwood floor maintenance coat is a great way to extend the life of your floor, hide small scratches and make the floor look like “glass” again. A maintenance coat takes considerably less time and is around 1/3 the cost of refinishing.
All wood floors are protected by a clear coating that eventually becomes scratched, scuffed and dull. Hardwood floor refinishing can help you get rid of those unsightly scratches and marks. But as long as the damage is shallow—in the coating and not in the wood itself—you can renew the hardwood floor by adding a new coat of polyurethane ...
Waxed floors should be cleaned with a cleaning/waxing compound that lifts out dirt and adds a coat of fresh wax. Polyurethane-coated floors should be cleaned with vinegar and water. First, though, find out if the floor is covered with wax or polyurethane.
Your wood flooring will be cleaned thoroughly, but refinishing with a water- or polyurethane-based coating is not included in this hardwood floor cleaning service. If you want your floors cleaned and refinished, we recommend purchasing a refinishing service instead.