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Flanders, NJ 07836

Flanders Wood Floors 973-252-9051

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"No matter what your lifestyle, wood floors add value and comfort to any home.
Flanders Wood Floors gives you European craftsmanship at an affordable price."

Flanders Wood Floors 101

WAX

~ Stain that originates from Brazil.


Advantage:

Can be walked on after few hours after application.
Consumers can maintain the floor themselves.


Disadvantage:

Durability does not compare with urethane-type stains.
Wax is slippery, so do not use on stairs.
Water turns its white so do not use in kitchen or bathroom.
Requires regular maintenance.


SHELLAC

~ Originating from India and Asia and is referred to as “universal sealer”.


Advantage:

Naturally supplied and no odor.
Easy to touch up.


Disadvantage:

Alcohol based so easily flammable.
Durability does not compare to those of urethane- type stains.


OMU

~ Polyurethane with an oil base.


Advantage:

Slow drying and easily applicable.
Low cost for adding rich depth to the wood.


Disadvantage:

Newer formulations have slowed down the drying process.


WATERBORNE

~ Close second to oil- modified polyurethane and is increasing in popularity.


Advantage:

Does not discolor or turn yellow over time.
Relatively fast drying, allowing more than one coat to be put on in a day.
Non-flammable.


Disadvantage:

Higher cost coating.


CONVERSION - VARNISH

~ It is a Swedish finish.


Advantage:

Extremely durable and chemically resistant.
Faster drying time and repairing it is easy as it the ability to wet back into itself.


Disadvantage:

Extremely flammable and strong odor.


NATURAL OIL FINISH

~ Clear or semi-transparent coating.


Advantage:

Easy to apply and natural look.
Easy to do repairs.


Disadvantage:

Among the most expensive finishes.


DuraSeal Premium Wood Stains