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Refinishing Parquet Wood Flooring in a Kitchen – Appleton, WI

Posted by Aaron Schaalma on Sep 11, 2017

  We recently received a call from Apex Home Improvements to refinish a finger parquet wood floor in Appleton. They were remodeling a kitchen, which included removing some walls and enlarging the doorway, and exposed flooring that needed repair. There was also some worn spots in the parquet from years of wear and tear that […]

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Why Wood Floors are Great for People with Allergies

Posted by Aaron Schaalma on Jul 14, 2017

  The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America says that close to 25% of the American population is affected by seasonal allergies. That is 1 out of every 4 people who experience runny noses, itchy and water eyes, difficulty breathing and an all around bad time during the spring and summer months. Anyone that has […]

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Foundation Impacts Wood Flooring Installation | Neenah, WI

Posted by Aaron Schaalma on Jun 15, 2017

What’s the most important part of your home? It’s the part you can’t see: the foundation. Without a good foundation, anything built on top of it will quickly deteriorate. Same goes for wood flooring. Without a firm foundation, even the most beautiful wood flooring will quickly buckle, sag, and become uneven. Because foundation is essential […]

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Wood Floor Refinishing at the Speed of (UV) Light

Posted by Aaron Schaalma on May 17, 2017

Five to seven days… That’s how long most wood floors take to cure after refinishing. Can you wait that long to use your floor again? Most homeowners can’t, and so they put off refinishing their hardwood floors, letting them deteriorate until the only cure is a new installation. But what if you didn’t have to […]

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Custom Rubio Monocoat on Walnut|Neenah, Wisconsin

Posted by Aaron Schaalma on Apr 05, 2017

This job took place in Neenah, Wisconsin and there are some pretty cool things we did here. The floor was originally stained a medium brown, which, at the time was good. But like most things, it was time to update the the space’s color. I’m always amazed by how much just changing the color of […]

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Brazilian Cherry Stained Grey|Green Bay, Wisconsin

Posted by Aaron Schaalma on Jan 14, 2017

     Looking at your current interior styling, you decide that you want to make a change. So, you obtain samples to assist you in creating a theme, to ensure that everything goes together. But wait! The hardwood flooring has such a prominent color that you think it’s too difficult to do anything with.  What should […]

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