SVB Wood Floors Blog

Water Damage to Your Wood Floors: Repair or Replace?

Water is the natural enemy of every wood floor. You do everything you can to stay on top of spills, but you can’t control everything, and now the worst has happened! Your once gleaming hardwood floor has been damaged by water! What Does Water Do to a Wooden Floor? Wood is an organic material that … Read More Water Damage to Your Wood Floors: Repair or Replace?

What to Expect During Your Wood Floor Installation

So you’re thinking about getting hardwood floors installed. What should you expect? At SVB Wood Floors, we put together a little information to help you know what to expect with a hardwood floor installation. We have found that when our customers are familiar with the process, everything goes a little more smoothly, and we end … Read More What to Expect During Your Wood Floor Installation

Dustless Wood Floor Refinishing – No Other Way To Go!

Anybody who has ever had hardwood floors installed or refinished knows what a hassle it can be. Sealing rooms off from the rest of the house, having to put Fido or Fluffy in the kennel until the job is done, and even having to take a day off work in some cases. Thanks to our … Read More Dustless Wood Floor Refinishing – No Other Way To Go!

Top 10 Tips for Moving Heavy Objects without Scratching your Hardwood Floors

Here at SVB, we get hardwood floor repair calls all the time when homeowners scratch their floors, many of which are caused while moving furniture. Next time you’re in a pinch and need to move something heavy, see these tips showing how to move heavy objects without scratching your wood floors. Related Read: 8 Ways You’re … Read More Top 10 Tips for Moving Heavy Objects without Scratching your Hardwood Floors

How to Protect Hardwood Floors from Dogs

Nothing speaks elegance quite as much as hardwood floors. They add warmth and sophistication to any home. But what if you have pets? Can you still keep wood floors beautiful if you have a cat or a dog? The answer is yes. It is true that pets are tough on wood floors, but you can … Read More How to Protect Hardwood Floors from Dogs

How Sawing Methods Create 3 Different Looks in Wood Floor Planks

All wood floors start with a tree. The pattern of your hardwood floor depends on the species of tree the wood comes from. You may think that’s all there is to it, but there’s another factor that affects the look of the wood grain as well – the way it’s sawn. The way the logs … Read More How Sawing Methods Create 3 Different Looks in Wood Floor Planks

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Installing a Wood Floor in a Finished Basement

A finished basement can add a lot of usable space to your home, which is why it’s one of the most popular renovation projects among homeowners across the U.S. With a basement renovation, it’s possible to add a family room, an extra bedroom, a bathroom, recreation room, home gym, or just about anything you desire. … Read More How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Installing a Wood Floor in a Finished Basement

What Does It Mean to be GREENGUARD Certified? Don’t Miss This Important Safety Tip

If you’ve had natural hardwood flooring installed in your home or place of business, then you have likely spent many hours and a significant amount of money to do so; it only makes sense to choose the best products for your floor’s aftercare. At SVB Wood Floors, we understand that, and that’s why we use … Read More What Does It Mean to be GREENGUARD Certified? Don’t Miss This Important Safety Tip

Top 5 Reasons to Choose Wood Floors in 2017

There’s no argument that wood floors make an upscale statement in the home. They not only add value, but they offer tons of options in style and functionality. While the benefits are plenty, there are a few specifics we favor here at SVB Wood Floors. Take a look at our top five reasons to choose … Read More Top 5 Reasons to Choose Wood Floors in 2017

Are Your Wood Floors Wearing? Help Them Survive Another Year

Are your beloved hardwood floors looking a bit worse for the wear? If so, there are many steps you can take to keep your floors looking beautiful and help them survive longer. Try these tips from the experts at SVB to prevent further wear and tear. Need help caring for your wood floors? Check out … Read More Are Your Wood Floors Wearing? Help Them Survive Another Year