Q: How dustless is dustless?

A: 95% Dust Free. It is unnecessary to hang plastic or remove sensitive electronics.

Q: Why go dustless?

A: The benefits are numerous: 95% dust-free, no clean-up, no lingering irritants, no downtime for site protection, and a better finish on your floors.

Q: Do I need to remove my furniture?

A: We ask that you remove all the smaller items out of the way and we can help move the larger items off the floor.

Q: When can I put my furniture back?

A: Our general rule of thumb is that furniture can be placed back onto the floor 24 hours after the last coat of urethane is applied. Rugs must be kept off of the floor for the entire cure time of your chosen urethane.

Q: How many times can a floor be sanded?

A: A solid 3/4" tongue and groove floor should be able to get 5 to 6 professional sandings, pl, to begin with. The top-nailed strip should be able to get 3 to 4 professional sandings.

Q: What is the procedure for refinishing floors?

A: The floor is sanded multiple times with progressively finer grits of paper to level the floor and remove the old finish. 

Q: Can I change the colour of my floor?

A: Yes. We have multiple stains for you to choose from.

Q: How long will it take to the sand and refinish my floors?

A: About 3 to 4 days to sand depending on the size.

Q: How long will it take for the finish to dry so that I may walk on the floor?

A: Please note that every home has different environments which may affect the dry time.

Q: Do I have to leave my house?

A: The sanding procedure can be tolerated by the homeowner if a room can be avoided from the time that the room is sanded to the end of the finish's dry time. 

Q: What about my pets?

A: Pets just like homeowners need to avoid the room during the entire sanding and refinishing process.

Q: Should I choose a water-based finish or a Polyurethane finish?

A: Please refer to the Finish Comparison chart below to make your best selection.