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Wood Floor Mystery #7: The Case of the ‘Burned’ Floor, Part 2
Wood floor pro Stephen Diggins reveals the answer to why this wood floor looked like the edges had been burned after the floor was water-popped for stain.
October 21, 2020
Wood Floor Mystery #7: The Case of the ‘Burned’ Floor, Part 1
Why did this wood floor look like the edges had been burned after the floor was water-popped for stain? Pro Stephen Diggins digs into the mystery.
October 14, 2020
It’s Our Job: Educate Customers on Wood Floor Maintenance
Wood flooring pro Sean James shares why it's vitally important to educate customers about wood floor maintenance—and how it can even improve the bottom line.
September 21, 2020
Wood Floor Mystery #6, Part 3: The Case of the Crawling Finish … AND Dishout!
Wood flooring pro Stephen Diggins finds out why this floor has a "wavy" appearance—what is commonly called "dishout."
August 17, 2020
What Confuses Wood Flooring Consumers and What to Tell Them
Wood flooring pros try their hardest to educate consumers about what they need to know about wood flooring, but sometimes these topics still trip consumer up.
July 17, 2020
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Wood Floor Mystery #6: The Case of the Crawling Finish, Part 2
In Part 2 of this blog, Stephen Diggins figures out the mysterious problem causing the crawling finish ... but ends up with another problem.
July 9, 2020
Wood Floor Mystery #6: The Case of the Crawling Finish, Part 1
Things seemed to be done correctly—so why did this wood floor finish crawl on this strip floor?
July 2, 2020
Sponsored Blog: Tips to Achieve the Perfect Coat: Why Spread Rates Matter
When wood floor finish coats don't turn out as expected, many times it's because there were some misconceptions about the spread rates. Find out how to prevent these problems.
June 10, 2020
Colors Were ‘Not Normal’ for Historic Hamburg Hotel’s Floors
“Always, it’s one color,” wood floor pro Frank Pielot says of typical hardwood floors in Germany.
January 16, 2020
Sponsored Blog: Which to Use: Water-Based Finishes or Oil-Based Finishes?
How do you know if you should use water-based wood floor finish or oil-modified polyurethane finish? DuraSeal's Toby Merrill helps offer advice.
November 22, 2019
The Devil’s in the Wood Flooring Details
No, a Roomba hasn't summoned the devil with this ouija board wood floor...yet.
September 19, 2019
The Answer to Wood Floor Mystery #2: The Poly That Wouldn’t Stick
Wood floor pro Stephen Diggins reveals the culprit in the mysterious case of the final coat of poly finish that wouldn't stick.
February 1, 2019
Wood Floor Mystery #2: The Poly That Wouldn’t Stick
Wood flooring pro Stephen Diggins discusses the mystery of the poly wood floor finish that was peeling and chipping even though they thought they were doing everything right.
January 29, 2019
Sponsored Blog: How to Use the Color Wheel to Get the Color You Want
DuraSeal's Toby Merrill explains how wood flooring pros can use the color wheel to help adjust color when using wood flooring stains.
November 27, 2018
Sponsored Blog: This Is What Happens When You Rush a Job
DuraSeal's Toby Merrill discusses some of the perils of rushing a stain and finish job, including white lines and more.
September 26, 2018
Finish Debris in the Corners One Year After A Recoat: Who’s at Fault?
If the case went to court, the homeowner must convince the judge or jury that the contractor was negligent.
July 19, 2018
Wood Floor Mystery: The Finish That Wouldn’t Cure
Wood flooring pro Stephen Diggins describes a wood flooring job that was unusual because the finish simply would not cure.
May 29, 2018
Circular Wood Flooring Showroom Pattern Proves a Point
Locals wanted their wood floors ripped out and replaced. Ovi Ragalie decided to show them what they'd be missing.
May 21, 2018
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Tools + Equipment
Saws 101: What You Should Have as a Wood Floor Pro
Wood floor pro Kyle Neuroh explains which saws wood flooring pros really need, what to know when buying, and how to square up miter and table saws.
Bolstered for Success: See the Winners of the 2021 WFB Outstanding Retailer Awards
Know These Facts When Ordering Chevron Flooring
Why I Love Running a Single-Person Wood Flooring Business
Antique End Grain Blocks Meet ‘Redneck Grout’
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