RE-DECORATE YOUR HOME READY FOR SUMMER WITH HARDWOOD FLOORING

shutterstock_516642517.jpgThe end of spring and beginning of summer is the best opportunity to liven up your home prepared for the hot weather that will be heading this way very soon.

It is a great opportunity to brighten up your color scheme and add splashes of colors which are truly evocative of a glorious summer’s day. Pale cool colours and floaty curtains that gently sway in the summer breeze can truly help to lighten your rooms and open them up to the character that’s just outside your window.

But when folks re-decorate, there’s often one part of the room that they forget about, so whilst you are contemplating the color scheme on your walls, your soft furnishings along with your decorations, spare a thought for your flooring. If you haven’t upgraded the floor in your area for a little while then maybe this summer is a superb time to do so.

WHY HARDWOOD FLOORING?

If you’re more of a wrought iron floor type of person then you may never really haveshutterstock_165914879 considered incorporating hardwood flooring to your house but it is definitely a worthy contender when it comes to replacing your current floor coverings. Put aside any truths that you might have about it being cold, because hardwood floors is a fantastic way to add great warmth to your home.

Hardwood flooring does not have to be difficult or complicated to look after. If you follow the manufacturer’s instructions it can be really simple to look after on a day to day basis, meaning you spend less time around the cleanup and more time enjoying the summer sunshine. The natural markers and colourings in any wood flooring can really add an excellent layout element to any room. Whilst there is no denying that timber flooring will feel distinct under foot, a well-insulated floor should only feel warmer underfoot without altering the temperature of your space.

YOUR COLOUR SCHEME

shutterstock_557795137The natural colours of hardwood flooring make it the ideal complement for any colour scheme. It functions equally well with abundant wintery colors and light airy summer ones so if you alter your colour scheme on a regular basis afterward hardwood flooring is the perfect way ahead. There are numerous, several types of hardwood to choose from. If you’re interested in finding something that will truly help open up your space then why not consider Maple hardwood floors, with its nice, steady grain Maple is your ideal lighter colour of wood that can make any space feel much more spacious and airy.

 

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About the cold air and your wooden floor

You wouldn’t leave a window wide open if the heating were on. But if you have stripped floorboards, the chances are that you’re doing the equivalent.

Cold air naturally circulates below ground floor floorboards, and the small gaps between boards in an average-sized room add up to the equivalent of a small window. No wonder your toes are feeling chilly. According to the us, just filling gaps between floor and skirting boards will save around £20 – and 100kg of CO2 – annually, paying for itself in less than a year.20723_796177267135539_4371040527825925914_n

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

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.

If you have a floor in need of some care and attention, please contact us for a no-obligation quote.

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