Hiding original floorboards with laminate, carpet or lino is not the done thing in a period home these days. But as lovely as it is to expose those floorboards, what does it involve? And will it be worth it? This blog is designed to talk you through what we’ve learnt from exposing floorboards in a couple of homes now, and most recently from doing it all ourselves. You can definitely do it yourself, but you need the right tools In order to get the best finish, you’ll need a few different tools that most people don’t have hiding in their garage or shed! The most efficient way that we found to get the right tools was to hire a floor sanding package (which included an electric floor sander an
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