1. Can I use a wet mop on a hardwood floor?
2. How can I prevent the shrinking or expansion of my hardwood floor?
3. How can I repair chips and scratches to my hardwood surface?
4. How do you remove stains from a hardwood floor?
5. How do I clean hardwood floors?
6. Which hardwoods can I use over a concrete surface?
7. What is the difference between solid and engineered hardwood?
8. What is a floating floor?
9. What is exotic hardwood?
10. How does hardwood increase the value of my home?
11. Should I wax my hardwood floors?
12. Where should I NOT install hardwood floors?
13. How do I know if your products are safe to use on my hardwood floor?
14. Should I seal my hardwood floor?
15. Why should I choose hardwood over other surfaces?
Q. Can I use a wet mop on a hardwood floor?
A. Never use a wet mop on your hardwood floor as this may cause permanent damage and also raise the grain.
Q. How can I prevent the shrinking or expansion of my hardwood floor?
A. Try to maintain a relative level of humidity throughout the year. This can be achieved with equipment like air conditioners, heaters, humidifiers or de-humidifiers.
Q How can I repair chips and scratches to my hardwood surface?
A. You can use the Rejuvenate hardwood floor restoration kit to repair chips and scratches in your hardwood floors. Try this more economical solution before getting a replacement.
Q. How do you remove stains from a hardwood floor?
A. Use a soft microfiber cloth and a solution recommended by your supplier like the Rejuvenate clean and revive kit to remove stubborn stains. Never apply the solution directly to the floor.
Q. How do I clean hardwood floors?
A. Cleaning hardwood floors surfaces is simple and easy. Use a dry mop or vacuum to remove dust and dirt on a regular basis.
Q. Which hardwoods can I use over a concrete surface?
A. Engineered hardwood can be installed where solid hardwood can not, at below grade levels and on concrete surfaces.
Q What is the difference between solid and engineered hardwood?
A. Solid hardwood is made from one solid piece of wood whereas engineered hardwood is a compound material made with several layers of wood bonded together under heat and pressure, with a selected specie of wood placed on the top layer.
Q What is a floating floor?
A. Floating wood floors are floors that do not require staples, glues or nails during installation. As its name suggests, it is simple suspended over an existing sub floor. It can be installed over any floor type such as ceramics and other tiles.
Q What is exotic hardwood?
A. Any type of wood outside of the United States that is imported is considered exotic wood flooring.
Q How does hardwood increase the value of my home?
A. Demand for this floor type in real estate is high and as a result, hardwood floors are an investment because it increases a home’s market value. In addition, hardwood floors offer many benefits like beauty, prestige and are also ultra easy to clean.
Q. Should I wax my hardwood floors?
A. Never wax your hardwood floors unless recommended by your manufacturer.
Q Where should I NOT install hardwood floors?
A. You should never install hardwood floors in areas with high levels of moisture like the bathroom as wood absorbs moisture and will result in damage. Engineered wood is often an option to consider when installing wood in places like the bathroom or the basement.
Q How do I know if your products are safe to use on my hardwood floor?
A. You should always follow your manufacturer’s guidelines on products that are safe to use. In addition to being tested on all types hardwood surfaces, rejuvenate is also eco-friendly.
Q. Should I seal my hardwood floor?
A. With the application of the Rejuvenate floor restorer, cleaning and sealing is combated in just one step. Sealing is always recommended for hardwood floors to protect the surface from stains and other damages.
Q. Why should I choose hardwood over other surfaces?
A. It offers a better long-term investment; it is durable, easy to clean and gives a warm inviting feel.