What’s What in Sanding?
There is too much information everywhere about sanding that is getting you more and more confused. It is better to forget about all those information and to find out about whatâ€™s what in floor sanding before you start the project at home.
Machines and Materials used
There are many modern types of equipment used in floor sanding and finishing nowadays. For removing most of the materials, you will need a large belt or drum sanders. For other areas where these machines cannot reach like corners, stairs or edges, an edger can be used. For the sanding finally, a finishing machine is used. Different types of adhesives and other solutions are required in this process and the right quantity should be used.
Floors have a limit to how much they can be sanded. If your house. Sanding might expose worm eaten cores on old boards and this will damage the look of your house completely. If you are a victim of this, you might just have to replace the entire floor board. Knowledge of the equipments, materials and how to work the machines are very important and floor sanding is not a very easy job. Keep in mind all these factors before you start the sanding operation