After deciding that I wanted to install hardwood flooring throughout my entire home, I realized that there was one big problem with my plan: I had kids. I knew that my children would scratch the floors, get hurt on the floors, and stain it with different liquids. I knew that I needed something sturdier, so I started doing my research. A friend of mine recommended tile flooring that looked like hardwood, and although I was skeptical, I decided to look into it. I was amazed with how incredibly real it looked, and I knew that it was my answer. I had it installed, and my home looked amazing. This blog is all about fooling guests with better flooring and keeping your new floors looking perfect.
If you're looking for a natural, hardwood flooring sealer, there are two popular options: liquid oil and hard wax oil. Which sealer is better for your floor is going to depend on how you want the final product to look — and how confident you are in the application process. Here's a general overview.
Oil is one of the most natural finishes for a hardwood floor. Liquid oil will sink into the hardwood, giving it a slight shine and bringing out the appearance of the grain. [Read More]