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sarmbrust 03-01-2012 05:41 PM

Hardwood floors
 
We are removing hardwood floors from a room and installing them I'm a different room. When we started installing them in the new room they wont lay flush like the old floor did. Seems like would take a lot of sanding to get flush again. Is this normal or are we doing something wrong?

nealtw 03-01-2012 07:24 PM

They were probibly sanded and refinnished at some time and as you miss match the boards you are seeing how some areas were sanded more than others.

isola96 03-01-2012 07:36 PM

Over time the hardwood will form to the subfloor. once the floor is down that's it.... Either go over it or replace it. It's not a floating floor.
Sorry but I guess keep sanding the lips if you want to keep it.


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