To fix dents in a hardwood floor, clean the area to be fixed, purchase a wax stick, drip wax onto the dent, and push the wax into the dent. Remove excess wax with a putty knife.Continue Reading
Clean the area surrounding the dent thoroughly to get rid of dust, dirt and oil. Dry the floor before proceeding.
Purchase a hardwood floor filler melt stick. Ensure that the wax stick closely matches the color of your floor.
Attach the heating tip before igniting the micro torch. Hold the torch under the wax stick, and allow a small amount of wax to drip onto the dent.
Using a putty knife, push the wax into the dent by drawing your hand in a backward motion. Ensure that the wax is still soft when pushing it in. Allow the wax to dry completely and inspect the results.
Using the putty knife, carefully shave down the excess wax. Ensure that the wax is flush with the surrounding wood to completely get rid of the dent. Be careful not to scratch the floor.