Easy Floor Refinishing in Staten Island New York

Old, scuffed hardwood and other hard surface floors can now be refinished in just a day or so thanks to a major breakthrough in floor refinishing technology – and it’s probably more affordable than you realize. Take a look: How Technology Has Changed the Way Floors Are Finished At one time, … [Read more...]

Restore Your Wood Floors The Easy Way

Hardwood floors are probably the most beautiful, timeless and durable type of flooring out there, but that doesn’t mean they are impervious to aging. Even the best of hardwood floors that received plenty of loving care will eventually need wood floor restoration in order to retain their initial … [Read more...]

Refinishing Parquet Floors – A Simple And Affordable Solution

Parquet flooring is a type of manufactured hardwood floor that differs from traditional solid plank flooring, but that enjoys some popularity due to its affordable cost and design flexibility. Unlike standard wood flooring, which is made of solid planks, a parquet floor is a wood composite created … [Read more...]

How Much Does It Cost To Refinish Hardwood Floors

If you’re like a lot of people with hardwood floors that are showing their age, you would like to take steps to renew them to their former glory but are concerned about the cost to refinish hardwood floors. At The Men With Tools, we understand your concerns. That’s why we’re glad to tell you that … [Read more...]

Wood Floor Solutions for Property Management

In property management, the continuous process of maintaining and upgrading your property is crucial and needs to be fluid. Downtime during or between a tenants occupation can be a stressful detriment to your business. Identifying the services that best suit your needs can make the endless stream of … [Read more...]

Less Luster, More Longevity

Trends in hardwood flooring come and go as time ticks on, as they do in every industry. While many of these styles are more form than function, one trend can be beneficial in both commercial and residential settings. The current rise of popularity in the use of finishes with a lower level of gloss … [Read more...]

Never EVER steam mop your hardwood floors.

We've all seen commercials portraying steam mops as though they’re perfect for hardwood floors. Interestingly enough, you can find contradictory information from your flooring or finish’s warranty, the internet, and unfortunately via trial and error. It’s hard to know who to believe in this debate … [Read more...]

Buying An Existing Home With Old Wood Floors.

So you’ve found the home of your dreams but its floors are a nightmare. An outdated dingy carpet in one room, a hardwood floor with water damaged boards and a worn down finish in another, stains made by who knows what everywhere else. Don’t let the neglect of past owners deter you from living in the … [Read more...]

Do You Have Pet Stain Problems?

 Of all the things your hardwood floors must endure pets may be the toughest on them. Tracking in water and abrasives from outdoors, dings and dents from toys and knocked over décor, scratches from untrimmed nails, and the inevitable “bathroom” accident all take their toll on your flooring. Sweeping … [Read more...]