SVB Wood Floors Blog

Monthly Archives: January 2015

Finally, a Simple Solution for that Post-Holiday Hardwood Floor Haze

Hardwood Floor Cleaning PhotoLet’s face it, winter is hard on your hardwood floors. Between the snow and ice bringing in moisture, the ice melt and salt that gets tracked in with the snow and ice and the extra amount of feet from holiday guests, it’s no wonder your floors don’t look their best. Too bad you can’t have your hardwood floors cleaned like you have your carpet cleaned. But wait, now you can!


Restore Your Floor’s Original Beauty without Refinishing

Many hardwood floor owners don’t realize there is a floor cleaning service just for hardwood floors. Now you don’t have to wait until your floor looks bad enough to be refinished to make it look great again. Our hardwood floor cleaning system is specially designed to remove tough dirt and grime without harming the finish on your floor. Best of all, it’s easy and convenient.  And, much like carpet cleaning, it’s safe to clean your floors up to four times a year if you’d like.


Benefits of Hardwood Floor Deep Cleaning

You’re going to love our hardwood floor deep cleaning for many reasons. First, you don’t have to vacate your home. You don’t even have to worry about lingering smells. Our GREENGUARD solution contains very low VOC (volatile organic compounds) so it there are no strong fumes left behind. We come in, clean, and all that’s left behind is beautiful hardwood floors.

  •   Safe for all hardwood floors – deep cleans without removing topcoat or sealant
  •   Convenient – no need to vacate
  •   Cleans and Protects – your floors will look beautiful longer
  •   No Residue – leaves your floors gleaming
  •   No Toxic Fumes – our GREENGUARD leaves your home smelling like your home, not chemicals


Related Read: Clean the Right Way for Beautiful Hardwood Floors [Infographic]


Your Hardwood Floors Can Look Great Year Round

SVB’s hardwood floor cleaning is safe and affordable enough to do anytime your floors need a little boost. Whether your floors have lost their shine due to holiday housefuls, the pitter patter of too many pet paws, or general family foot traffic, you don’t have to live with dull or dirty hardwood floors. Just call the hardwood floor experts at SVB Wood Floors and schedule a hardwood floor cleaning.  Call SVB Wood Floors for a hardwood floor deep clean. Call us at (913) 213-5187 or (816) 965-8655.


How SVB Wood Floors Stays at the Top of the Kansas City Flooring Industry

At SVB Wood Floors we have fun at work, but we take wood floor refinishing, repairing and installing very seriously. We work hard every day to deliver superior quality hardwood flooring to homeowners in the Kansas City area. To stay at the top of our field, we invest in training for our technicians. These trainings keep them up to date on industry trends, tools, techniques and products. Recently, the SVB Wood Floor team took part in two different trainings.

The BONA Certified Craftsmen Sanding and Finishing School

BBONA Training Group PhotoWe teamed up with BONA, makers of hardwood floor products, to attend their Certified Craftsmen Sanding and Finishing School.  The rigorous two-day training schedule included:

  • Bona History, Philosophy, & Systems
  • Bona Product Overviews
  • Bona Abrasives and Sanding Guidelines
  • Hands on Sanding Operations
  • Hands-On: Prep Panels and Apply Coat of Waterborne Finish
  • Product Overview Demo: Professional Floor Care
  • Certified Test
  • Test Review & Certificates


When you work with the manufacturers of the products, you know exactly how to best use the products to get unparalleled results. You can’t get certified quality like this anywhere else in the Kansas City area than with SVB Wood Floors

We Hosted the NWFA Certified Professionals Training and Testing School

NWFA Training PhotoSVB Wood Floors also hosted the NWFA (National Wood Flooring Association) Certified Professionals Training and Testing School for Missouri on site Nov. 18th –20th. We’re proud to say we got high praise not only for our students, but for how smoothly the event went. NWFA VP of education and certification, Brett Miller, said, “Every one of the SVB employees who attended and participated in the training and certification testing exceeded the expectations set forth by NWFACP within this program.” We’re very proud of our team and all of their hard work and dedication. Miller went on to say, “SVB did an amazing job having panels ready, material on-site, tools available, sufficient power, safety protocol, meals, plenty of space and, above all, a spotless facility to host such an event.” Twenty-four of our employees participated and 17 took either an NWFACP Installation or Sand & Finish test. Some took both tests.

Congratulations to the following participants and thanks for all of your hard work: Xavier Amador, Jacob Barnes, Joseph Beller, Curtis Bennett, Elijah Berthold, Nathaniel Bogard, Andrew Boone, Steven Brattin, Al Colding, Marcus Cooney, James Cordy, Gabriel Falcon, Kevin Flowers, Phil Matthews, Eric Nolan, Vern Peterson II, Carlos Ramirez, Brandon Reynolds, Tyler Rider, Eric Stomboly, Jeremy Sullivan, Matt Taylor, Shane White and Andrew Williams.

Call us at (913) 213-5187 or (816) 965-8655 when you want the best hard wood floor technicians in Kansas City to install your wood floors.