There are so many things about wood floors that homeowners love, it’s hard to name a favorite. There’s the fact that it is absolutely timeless, and rarely ever sits against ongoing trends. It has an elegance that has come to be synonymous with the term “wood floors”. And it has one of the longest life spans of any flooring on the market today. One of the things that makes that lifespan possible is a good wood floor refinishing service.


At Delair’s Carpet Barn, our 35 years of experience in the flooring industry will not be wasted when you come in to see us at our local showroom in East Montpelier, Vermont. In fact, we recently updated near the end of 2011, and now have Central Vermont’s largest inventory of floor coverings. From there, we can assist you with finding the perfect one to suit your needs and preferences alike, and we can even help you decide which rooms need a little extra attention. Be sure to stop by anytime to get your flooring process started.


Wood Floor Refinishing Basics
One question that homeowners often have, especially if this is their first refinishing experience is, how do I know I need hardwood floor refinishing? The fact is, after an initial installation, you should not actually need a floor refinishing service for at least fifteen years, and possibly even twenty. Of course, this depends greatly upon the amount of traffic that normally goes through your home, and any damage that may have occurred.


If you can see a great deal of wear and tear, including scuffs and scratches, it’s definitely time for a wood floor refinishing service to come in, no matter how long it’s been. This is exactly what wood floor refinishing was created to do, rid your floors of these signs of abuse, and bring it back to a like new shine and finish.


If you’re still not quite sure if your floors need to be refinished, be sure to give us a call. One of our flooring specialists will be happy to assist you, and help you find out exactly what your floors need. In fact, it could be that a few spot treatments will do nicely, and may even get you through another decade or so.