Where Can I Find 1 1/2" Wide Hardwood Flooring? - Flooring.org,Aug 22, 2012 Today, such narrow hardwood flooring is referred to as strip flooring, One option is to sand down the old floors to bare wood, install the new
How to identify wood floors in old houses - YouTube,Feb 7, 2014 Here are some examples of wood floors in early 1900s houses. How to identify wood floors in old houses. themrhelperguy Refinishing 100+ Year Old Hardwood Floors (sanding/staining/polyurethane) - Duration: 5:04.
How to Remove & Reuse Hardwood Floors : Wood Floor Installation ,Oct 31, 2012 How to Remove & Reuse Hardwood Floors : Wood Floor Installation . Exactly . also, on an old floor the wood can get brittle and break the
What To Know Before Refinishing Your Floors - Forbes,Mar 31, 2014 Fortunately, the typical ¾-inch-thick hardwood floor can be sanded about So unless you live in a particularly old house, or a previous resident
Wide Plank Hardwood Flooring vs Narrow Plank What's the ,Oct 7, 2018 Are you trying to pick the right hardwood flooring for your custom home? Click here to learn the difference between narrow and wide plank
5 Worst Mistakes of Historic Homeowners (Part 2 Floors),Dec 13, 2011 The typical buyer of an old or historic home is expecting hardwood floors. Solid wood flooring, like this, found in most historic homes is extremely resilient. I think at 1/8″, it will be too thin for power floor sander. I'd like to .
Tips on Matching New and Existing Hardwood - The Flooring Girl,Jul 4, 2015 How can you match existing hardwood and new hardwood flooring? a flush saddle (or a full saddle) to separate the new and old areas.
Traditional Narrow Strip Hardwood Flooring Hickory and Oak,The unfinished narrow hardwood flooring in this series exudes a The oak that we use to make your floor may be considerably older than your home itself, and
Refinish or Replace Your Hardwood Floors? - Macwoods,Jan 15, 2019 Does your hardwood flooring need an upgrade? Or, maybe you've got plain, old, oak planks and you'd like to upgrade to an exotic species.
Solid Hardwood Flooring Do's and Don'ts,What you should know before buying any solid hardwood flooring for home use. The rule of thumb is a narrower board will give you a more formal look and feel addition and have an older standard 2-1/4" wide (strip) Hardwood flooring in
The History of Wood Flooring - Old House Journal Magazine,Apr 25, 2019 Gleaming tongue-and-groove hardwood floors might seem like the width, much narrower than the wider pit-sawn planks of the 17th and 18th
Wood Flooring Q & A - Old House Journal Magazine,Jan 23, 2019 Narrow boards create the refined floors of Mrs. Bell's bedroom in the 1881 Little wonder then why the phrase "hardwood floors" is such a
How to Refinish a 100-Year-Old Wood Floor Home Guides SF Gate,Dec 17, 2018 Whether you've been admiring your old wood floor for years or you just Hardwoods were abundant in the early 20th century, so the quality of wood in Thin or cracked edges of flooring boards is an indication that the floor
All About Hardwood Floors This Old House,You also have a choice of widths—be it rustic wide planks or traditional narrow strips—and stain colors, which allows you to tailor your floors to your house's
Wood flooring - Wikipedia,Wood flooring is any product manufactured from timber that is designed for use as flooring, Solid hardwood floors are made of planks milled from a single piece of timber. Typically, engineered wood flooring uses a thin layer (lamella) of a more expensive .
When Hardwood Floors Are Worth Saving HGTV,Old hardwood floors offer the extra allure of charm and a little history. But along with the charm may come stains, squeaks and other signs of age. How do you
Refinishing Old (THIN) Hardwood Floors! - Lemon Thistle,May 29, 2014 Alright guys, so we've been done our floors for a while, but I kept putting off this post because I took so few photos of the process. It was a dirty
Should I refinish my hardwood flooring or replace it?,Jan 21, 2012 Is it better to refinish hardwood floors or replace them with new hardwood? If your floors are REALLY OLD and have been refinished many times, . It also has oak floors, quarter sawn in narrow strips, that In most rooms are
Pros and cons of 6 different kinds of wood floors TreeHugger,Jul 23, 2018 CC BY 2.0 30 year old maple flooring in my house/ Lloyd Alter The problem with wood flooring is that it is mostly hardwood, which grows more slowly. . Engineered wood is a brilliant invention; a thin veneer of wood is