How to Seal Hardwood floors?
There are many customers who call us and ask:
- What is laminate flooring?
- How to seal?
- The process of the sealed wooden floor like?
- What kind of floor can be resealed?
To answer the above questions, we invite you to refer to the following article. Hope to partly solve your questions.
What Is Seal Wooden Floor?
Wood floor seal is the renewal of the wooden floor by spraying with a machine (or using a seal brush, roller) on the surface of the old laminate floor with high-quality sealers, creating a smooth gloss and creating fresh colors for Old wooden floor.
So, How To Seal Wooden Floor?
Today’s laminate flooring is often applied in two different ways:
#1. Using spray seal machine:
Technically, spraying laminate flooring is often recommended rather than by other ways of sealing, because it creates a smooth surface, the coating is more even, and the adhesion is better.
However, the sealing of laminate flooring is often applied to old and used laminate floors, there are often many items in the house, and resealing the floor with a seal sprayer seems to be detrimental and affects a lot of things in your home.
#2. Using seal brush, roller:
Using seal brushes to seal Old laminate flooring is a positive, optimal solution for refreshing your laminate floor without affecting anything else in your home, even if it is an object with color gamut. Bright white is also no problem with this method of sealing.
Even if your walls are newly sealed walls, or walls are with wallpaper on them.
In addition to using seal brushes, you can also use a roller to seal large patches of laminate flooring, the roller is also a very useful tool for sealing the laminate floor, it still meets the technical requirements and progress. workability will also be much faster
Use rollers to seal large chunks of floors for high work efficiency.
How To Reseal the Wooden Floor?
In order to ensure that the laminate flooring keeps its color always fresh and shiny, with long life expectancy, it is necessary to follow the following procedures:
#1. First, it is necessary to re-clean the floor:
The cleaning of the floor is very important, this will remove all dirt on the floor, you can use a towel, dishcloth, or mop to clean the floor, helping to the next stage. will get good results.
The second is the roughing of the floor surface: The floor roughening works to remove the hard layer or the scratch-resistant layer that has been coated on the old wooden floor, creating a friction layer so that the new seal can stick firmly, thus the seal layer will be more durable.
You can use fine sandpaper to polish the floor by hand, or use a special machine to rough the floor.
Proceed to clean the floor again: with a mop, or with a vacuum cleaner, then wipe the entire floor with a cloth again, making sure the floor is completely clean before proceeding to the next step.
Carrying out the first primer:
Primer is very important, as it is the first coat to be applied to the wooden floor surface, providing a protective effect and making the next coatings more durable.
Scrub the primer that has been sprayed before.
#2. Seal spray seal
Spray a hard, glossy finish to create shine and protect the floor surface from scratches.
Thus, we have got a perfect floor surface after going through the above steps.
Applying for Wood Flooring
Currently on the market there are two main types of laminate flooring that are industrial wood flooring and natural wood flooring.
In terms of structure, laminate flooring has been processed and pressed with the Laminate surface is extremely sturdy, reusing when the surface is damaged is extremely difficult and almost impossible.
Natural wood flooring is only processed with impregnation, sealed with UV, PU seal.
So the surface is softer and easier to scratch, but its re-use feature is extremely useful, they are We can completely reprocess the surface by resealing the new wooden floor after a long time of use.
So, with our sharing above, now you definitely understand what you are wondering, right?