Advanced Sanding Skills Demo
- February 19, 2014
- Posted by: Glyn Pires
- Category: Floor Sanding
When you are just starting out in the floor sanding game, there will be a pretty steep learning curve. Although the professionals make floor sanding look easy, it takes quite a bit of skill to handle the machines. You have to operate them in a way that delivers an even, beautifully sanded floor. If you stay too long on any one spot then there will be inconsistencies with the floor, which will cause problems down the road.
Mastering the Art of Floor Sanding
Obviously the best way to become a wood floor sanding expert is to practice. In reality, there is no other way to get good than by putting in the time perfecting your skills. Unfortunately, if you are a novice who is just looking to re-finish your own floor, it will be difficult to get this kind of practice in. With that said, you will be surprised at how much better you are at sanding by the time your sanding project is complete.
If you are looking for a little inspiration for your next floor sanding project then you need to check out this guy. You may not realise this but edging along the walls the way that he is doing it is very impressive. Not to mention that he is probably saving himself about 4 hours of work. This is one of the benefits you receive when you hire a professional wood floor sanding company.
You can see in the video above that he is clearly a professional who has logged hours upon hours of sanding.
It is never too early to start perfecting your sanding skills. A great place to start is this wood floor sanding tutorial, below.
Practice Makes Perfect
You can see from the tutorial that there is a lot that you need to consider when sanding a hardwood floor. It is important to have an eye for detail and to a lot of patience. If you struggle at first, donâ€™t sweat it, as it will get easier with a little extra practice.
While completing your floor restoration job on your own can definitely save you a little bit of money, it is easy to see what a professional company can do for you. The guys in the videos above have had years of experience and they will use this knowledge and skills to deliver a perfectly sanded floor.
The choice is yours but at least now you can see everything that goes into sanding your wooden floor.