A little over a year ago, I purchased a home with wall-to-wall, stained and smelly carpeting. Lucky for us, because underneath all this mess was beautiful oak flooring. The wood was in pretty decent shape except for some pet urine stains and scratches. There was also a lot of grime and build-up that needed to…
I think I am still in shock. My family is too. Our 20 year old floors are simply gorgeous now. I must share our “No Sanding Non Toxic Wood Floor Refinishing” discovery with you. I would have done this during our DIY Kitchen Makeover (found here) if I had known. Here’s how it all began. While... Read More
Hey y’all!! I’m a day late with this post. I planned to share it yesterday, but I was most delightfully interrupted by the birth of my precious new niece! It was such a joy to be at her birth! If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you probably saw a sweet photo of her. 🙂 Okay, on...Read More
The entire appearance of a home can be changed with refinishing. Whether the choice is to hire a professional or to DIY, make sure to do proper research and get recommendations from trusted friends and neighbors. Get insight and tips for refinishing hardwood floors here.
You may or may not remember that we took a different route when finishing our wood floors in our home. Instead of installing pre-finished floors or using polyurethane, we chose to finish unfinished yellow pine with pure tung oil. And in the two years we've been living with these floors, we have received hundreds of questions about how they are holding up. I guess we aren't the only ones who are interested in this beautiful, natural, nontoxic finish.