Entries by Gurbir

How to Clean an Area Rug on a Hardwood Floor

A nice area rug brings comfort and style to a room with natural hardwood floors. But all carpets, including area rugs, are notorious for accumulating stains from spills, pets, or muddy feet. Even gentle use over time can break down the intricate fibers that together form a beautiful rug. That’s why it’s critical to clean […]

How To Wax Hardwood Floors

Waxing hardwood floors refers to a procedure that involves applying solid or liquid wax to restore the sheen of your hardwood floor. While it is no longer as commonly relied on as it once was decades ago, several homeowners are now opting for the practice due to its ability to provide their flooring with that […]

How to Make Hardwood Floors Shine Naturally

Spilled food, tracked rainwater or snow, and mischievous pets are just a few factors that can affect your floors’ cleanness.  While dusting and sweeping them frequently can enable you to keep them clean, restoring their trademark gleam occasionally requires a bit more.  Natural remedies can be especially effective in enabling you to restore your floors […]

How To Keep Furniture From Sliding On Hardwood Floors

If there’s anything more aggravating than having to pull your pillow out from between your bed and the wall, it’s having to do it again and again. If this sounds familiar, then you have a bed that tends to slide on the hardwood floor every time you climb into or out of it. Besides ruining […]

How to Clean Prefinished Hardwood Floors

Prefinished hardwood floors are flooring surfaces that are delivered to a residential or business address, ready for installation, due to having been sanded, stained, and sealed by the manufacturer. Because the finishing process itself can be time-consuming, these flooring surfaces represent a more convenient option compared to their unfinished counterparts. Cleaning prefinished hardwood floors regularly […]

How To Remove Glue From Hardwood Floors

Firstly, just so we’re all clear on this, glue and adhesives work best when applied by accident. It’s a law of some sort. In fact, it never fails and while it’s true that accidents can be prevented, adhesives have a way of upending even the most carefully laid plans. What’s up with that? Given the […]

Using Hydrogen Peroxide to Clean Hardwood Floors

If you’ve had hardwood floors in your home for longer than about five minutes, you’ve probably heard or read about all kinds of solutions and ways to get and keep your floors, cleaner, shinier, better, etc. It’s pretty tough to mention hydrogen peroxide while suppressing the urge to sing its praises. Its use as an […]

How To Get Dog Or Cat Urine Stains & Smell Out Of Hardwood Floors

Everything about puppies, kittens, and other baby animals is adorable. Sure, but here’s the qualifier: “until you get them home”. Admit it — Whatever reasons you had for bringing home a puppy or kitten, not everything about pet ownership has been sunshine and flowers. Why? Because puppies and kittens seem to have a way of […]