Pine, Ash & Hickory

SOFTWOODS top 3 

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PINE: Pine is a softwood which grows in most areas of the Northern Hemisphere. There are more than 100 species worldwide.

Properties: Pine is a soft, white or pale yellow wood which is light weight, straight grained and lacks figure.It resists shrinking and swelling. Knotty pine is often used for decorative effect.
Uses: Pine is often used for country or provincial furniture. Pickled, whitened, painted and oil finishes are often used on this wood.

ASH: There are 16 species of ash which grow in the eastern United States. Of these, the white ash is the largest and most commercially important.

Properties: Ash is a hard, heavy, ring porous hardwood. It has a prominent grain that resembles oak, and a white to light brown colour. Ash can be differentiated from hickory (pecan) which it also resembles, by white dots in the darker summer wood which can be seen with the naked eye. Ash burls have a twisted, interwoven figure.
Uses: Ash is widely used for structural frames and steam bent furniture pieces. It is often less expensive than comparable hardwoods.

HICKORY: There are 15 species of hickory in the eastern United States, eight of which are commercially important.

Properties: Hickory is one of the heaviest and hardest woods available. Pecan is a species of hickory sometimes used in furniture. It has a close grain without much figure.
Uses: Wood from the hickory is used for structural parts, especially where strength and thinness are required. Decorative hickory veneers are also commonly used.

Polish your floors with us!

Polish your floors with us!

Polishing is mainly not required for new floors, and floors with polyurethane coating. It is likewise important you take steps in guarding your parquet floors. You may easily unfurnish and impregnate the wood floors without a lot of time plus money and you must follow them all to continue with the gloss and sturdiness of the exact same wooden floor every year.

Hardwood floor polishing isn’t a tricky procedure, but is actually a necessary one if those floors can be maintained. Just like hardwood floors, the best way for care is to give preventative maintenance. The polish is available and you may use it upon your hardwood floors employing a microfiber cloth. Wood floors can offer unmatched elegance along with a classy appearance to a home. They are cheaper compared to other floorings. Wood floors are extremely attractive and you’ll find them all to present your home interiors an aesthetic appearance and appeal.

Normal polishing is enough to preserve the shine of said floors. Before we learn how these floors may be polished, we have to learn how these floors ought to be cleaned. It’s necessary that you not utilize water to clean your own parquet floors. This will provide your hardwood floors a great shine.

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The Best Ways to Clean Hardwood Floors

The Best Ways to Clean Hardwood Floors

-Prep your floor for cleaning by sweeping or dust-mopping to get rid of large particles of dirt and debris.
-Use a pH neutral cleaner that will be gentle on your hardwood floors.
-Use a fine spray mist to clean your floor in sections. Avoid putting too much liquid on your floors.
-Use a microfiber mop to clean. Traditional mops can work, but they can leave excess water on your floors.
-Skip using white vinegar and water to clean your floors. Using a specially formulated hardwood floor care cleaner is a smart way to maintain the beauty and look of your floors.

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How it works with our company?

How it works

We can give you a estimate over the phone or via email if you have the dimensions, as We work on a rate per sq meter or sq yard the estimate will allow for minor repairs,sanding and finishing with three coats of varnish.
If the price quoted seems reasonable, We will then visit your home to look at the floor and discuss your thoughts, concerns and ideas for the project.
We will then send you a written estimate or email you an estimate for the work.
If you would like to go ahead We will give you a date on which We will hope to start your room. We do not charge for my estimates or advice.

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