Tips for refinishing hardwood floors include using a liquid re-finisher instead of a sander. Sanders should only be used if the floor is too damaged to be refinished any other way. More »

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As of 2014, the cost for refinishing hardwood floors averaged between $3.32 and $3.70 per square foot, according to Zillow. The cost for refinishing 500 square feet ranged from $1,660 to $1,850 at that time. However, sev... More »

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A hardwood floor can be refinished by sanding the top layer of finish, then applying a new coat of finish. It is not always necessary to sand down to bare wood to refinish a floor. However, as Lowe's points out, it is im... More »

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Sanding hardwood floors is a straightforward and relatively simple task involving the use of a floor power sander to work on the middle part, the edges and the corners of the floor. Sanding the edges and corners also req... More »

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As of 2014, the cost for refinishing hardwood floors averaged between $3.32 and $3.70 per square foot, according to Zillow. The cost for refinishing 500 square feet ranged from $1,660 to $1,850 at that time. However, sev... More »

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The best scratch removers for hardwood floors are wax or acrylic floor polish, specialty hardwood renewal products, stain markers and blending pencils, and wood filler and stain. The right solution for each person depend... More »

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To remove pet stains and odors from hardwood floors, apply commercial odor- and stain-removing products designed specifically for hardwood floors. If that does not work, consider sanding down the floors, applying wood bl... More »

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