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Call now on (087) 626 8100 or (01) 532 2886
Email: sales@rhwoodfloors.ie

Benefits of Floor Sanding in your home

While some flooring trends constantly go in and out of fashion, one style has stood the test of time and proven itself to be a timeless classic – the bare wooden floorboard. Very often, houses are hiding fantastic looking floorboards under worn out carpets – and when this is the case, all you need to […]
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When To Replace or Repair Your Wood Floors?

It’s might be tempting to want to under budget when it comes to flooring-it can be very expensive and yet, flooring is the largest expense of material in your house. It really sets the tone for your whole design. Sometimes what you see is what you get-you take up a carpet to reveal beautiful wide […]
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How To Care for Wood Floors Correctly

Did you know that wood floors lose their lustre because of a build-up of micro-scratches caused by dirt and grit that scratch the floor when we walk? These small scratches are invisible to the naked eye, but cumulatively have a big impact on the appearance of your floor. Another factor that affects the appearance of a […]
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Why Boards Shrink In Winter

Your wood floors react to temperature and humidity changes inside your home.  During the winter we crank up the central heating in our homes, this reduces humidity in your home. Low humidity not only dries out your skin and sinuses, just as low humidity affects us, it also affects wood flooring. It also doesn’t matter […]
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Lime Washed Floorboards

Lime washed floor boards has become a popular floor finish option lately. They have become the new favorite for many homeowners. A lime washed floor give a modern and natural look. A lot of people refer to this look as the Scandinavian/Nordic look, which is hugely trending as of late. Limewashing is also called liming […]
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How to Remove Water Stains From Wood

We were recently  featured in The Sunday Times “Home” magazine and are are often featured in Home Magazine and Newspapers. This article from the 29th August we were featured in the “Home Help” section, this is where a reader asks writes in for advice regarding their home to an expert. In this case our very […]
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Why are water based lacquers becoming so popular?

Before water-based lacquers, all lacquers where solvent based. The main advantages of water based lacquers are: low VOC’s (Volatile Organic Compounds) and CMR’s (Carcinogenic Mutagenic or Toxic to Reproduction) Water based lacquers, single or dual component? Water-based lacquers come in 2 types, single or dual component. The single component is a ‘ready to use’ lacquer […]
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Sanding and Repair in Terenure

Nikki has her parents house on the rental market for the past few years and gave us a call to come out and check the original floors for sanding. We had Jason on call out and do a site visit with her to see what her options were. The last tenants hadn’t taken care of […]
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Sanding in Dublin 12

Alana, her husband and two children live in this small house in south Dublin for the last year and have been doing it up little by little. She had old carpets down from the previous owners and wanted to try salvage the original floors but give them a more modern twist. We arranged for Jason […]
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Sanding in Sanyford, Dublin 18

Sanding & Staining in Sanyford. Mayann had her Solid Rustic Oak floors installed around 10 years ago when she first moved into her home, she was in the process of giving her house a little revamp and TLC. Her floors were worn and dull in many areas so we received a call to come out […]
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Floor Sanding & Counter Top Sanding

Floor Sanding Dublin We received a call from Kim at the start of the year asking could we come and take a look at some floors in a house she just bought. She was a bit unsure if we could do anything to the the floors as they were quite badly worn and looked almost […]
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Wood Floor Trends 2021

Choosing a floor can be a big decision and rightly so, it’s something most households live with for 20 plus years. So you want to make the right decision whether you are renovating your home, buying a new home or even if you are having your existing floors updated with a sand and stain RH […]
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Parquet Flooring in Malahide

Victoria made contact with us just after the Irish lockdown to book RH Wood Floors to supply and install parquet flooring in a herringbone pattern in her apartment in Malahide. She was also looking for us to give her advice on choices of wood, colours etc. We scheduled her in our diary for a free […]
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White Wash Floor Priming

If your tired of your traditional wood floor colour and looking for a more contemporary feel to your home then a white washed floor might be what your looking for. They have become hugely popular with our customers because of its dominant trend in interiors the last few few years, white wash floors can be […]
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Benefits of Dust Free Sanding

Dust Free Sanding Dublin It’s fair to say that Wooden floors are one of the most popular choices when it comes to floors in domestic homes in Ireland. However they do require maintenance every few years depending on use, this is where sanding comes in. Floor sanding is the process of removing the very top […]
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Where can I buy parquet flooring in Ireland?

Where can I buy parquet flooring in Ireland? So, a lot of people know that RH Wood Flooring is the premium company for wood floor sanding and varnishing, but not as many people know we are also one of the leading suppliers of parquet flooring. With the years of experience, we have in refurbishing all […]
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Floor Sanding Near Me In Dublin

Floor Sanding Near Me in Dublin When Sean and Grace moved into their one-hundred-year-old property on the outskirts of Dublin, one of their priorities was to find someone who could help restore the wood flooring throughout their property. A quick search on ‘floor sanding companies near me’ brought up RH Wood Floors as one of […]
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Best Finish For Wooden Floors

Best Finish For Wooden Floors Many of our customers who come to us due to our reputation for wood floor sanding often ask us about which treatment or finish is best to use on their wooden flooring. ‘Should I varnish my wooden floor’ or use something else? After moving all of the furniture out, levelling […]
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5 Top Wood Floor Trends 2020

5 Top Wood Floor Trends 2020 Real Hardwood flooring continues to increase in popularity retaining its title as the number one floor choice in the UK. Despite the many products imitating real wood flooring, the vast majority of homeowners still want the real thing! Not only is it beautiful to look at, lovely to walk […]
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Commercial Floor Sanding – Stillorgan Orchard

RH Wood Floors were commissioned to restore the bar in Stillorgan Orchard, Co. Dublin. At RH Wood Floors we specialise in Commercial Floor Sanding, we can work overnight if preferred to limit any impact to trading. John had contacted us from Stillorgan Orchard as he had recently taken over the premises and was looking to […]
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Floor Sanding Ranelagh

RH Wood Floors was contacted my Anna who had just moved from the United States into a beautiful Georgian home in Ranelagh, Dublin 6. She was undertaking a complete renovation of the house and contacted us to get a quote for sanding and varnishing and stair restoration. Anna explained that she was looking to have […]
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Should you refurbish or replace a damaged solid wooden floor?

Floor Restoration Costs Should you refurbish or replace a damaged solid wooden floor? Do you have a real solid wood floor in your home?  If it was there before you moved in to the house, you may not know that solid wood floors are one of the hardest wearing and longest lasting floor coverings you […]
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Floor Sanding Near Me

Floor Sanding Near Me A lot of our happy customers were not originally aware that floor sanding was even an option for them when they first decided to look for solutions to address their flooring issues. Instead, thinking they were going to need to install a new floor, laminate or even carpet to cover their […]
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Wood Floor Installation Dublin

Wood Floor Installation Dublin Everything just seemed to be working out for Canice this week. He just got more tax refunded to him than he bargained for and decided to treat himself to a brand-new wood floor installation. He seemed to be very excited on the phone when he first called looking for a quote. […]
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Parquet Kitchen Floor Restoration

Parquet Problems Dublin Tony had just bought his dream home out in Howth with his lovely wife Caroline and their two kids. Tony always wanted to live by the sea and be a Head Chef in a high-quality seafood restaurant. He recently achieved his dreams after being offered the position of Head Chef in the […]
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Parquet Problems

Parquet Problems Dublin We came into contact with Paul a few weeks back after his herringbone parquet floor needed a bit of TLC. He spent weeks saving up the money to finally get a gorgeous parquet floor installed in his sitting room. He works full time as a plumber but has always had a passion […]
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Floor Staining Dublin

Wood Staining Project Another brilliant floor for our former customer. This is the second time we have worked on a floor for Keith and will might not be the last. We really showed our wood floor staining class with this one. Hopefully in about fifteen years we will be back, when our floors might only […]
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Full Restoration Trim

Full Restoration Trim Introduction Anne contacted us a while back with a big project in mind. She had recently bought an old, worn out house in Trim, County Meath and was looking to restore it. We were not fully aware at the time how big of a project this was. Anne had this to say […]
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Floating Herringbone Parquet Install

Floating Herringbone Parquet Install As a professional wood flooring firm, we like to help out other fellow professionals. Interior designers are no exception and in fact, we work with them more often than not. Grace was the latest interior designer we worked with and I think it’s safe to say she appreciated the work we […]
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Commercial Floor Restoration Dublin

Dublin School Save €10,000 on Sports Hall Floor Introduction: St Dominik’s Secondary School in Ballyfermot approached RH Wood Floors desperately in need of a new sports hall floor at a crucial time, just before the beginning of the new school year. Principal Lennon said “RH Wood Floors really came through for us with a perfect […]
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Beautiful Victorian Restoration

Beautiful Victorian Floor Restoration Introduction We have been contacted recently by a very wealth Irish man who will remain anonymous for this article. He had just bought a rather large, Victorian style home in Maynooth filled with expensive furniture and features throughout. One of the largest rooms in the house was described to us as […]
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Commercial Floor Sanding for Government Buildings

Commercial Floor Sanding for Government Buildings Introduction: Recently, RH Wood Floors have worked on two separate floors in two different Government buildings in Ireland. It’s not very often you get approached by the government about a wood flooring project and to get two offers in two weeks is breath-taking. Tyrone House is actually situated in […]
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Wood Stairs Restoration

In many people’s homes, their stairs are situated in the hallway, meaning it is one of the first things people will see when visiting your property. In addition to this, your stairs will normally have one of the highest levels of footfall within your home, meaning it is subject to a lot of wear and […]
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Floor Sanding Dublin

Whilst the natural patination of well-aged real wood flooring is a beautiful sight to behold, it’s a sad fact of life that scuffs, scratches and stains will occur, no matter how hard you work to care for your flooring. In this guide, we will try to answer the frequently asked questions we hear from our […]
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How to Restore Real Wood Floors

Whilst the natural patination of well-aged real wood flooring is a beautiful sight to behold, it’s a sad fact of life that scuffs, scratches and stains will occur, no matter how hard you work to care for your flooring. In this guide, we will try to answer the frequently asked questions we hear from our […]
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How To Care For Solid Wood Flooring

The beauty, elegance and durability of solid wood floors make them one of the best choices for flooring and can last for decades if properly cared for. However, like all flooring choices they can still be damaged if care is not taken to protect them. Wooden floors are actually fairly easy and straight forward to […]
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Mother and Daughter Wood Flooring Gifts

A few months previously, RH Flooring had been contacted by Brenda to complete some work for her mother Janice as a birthday present. Her mother was thrilled with the work we had completed and the end results we had achieved for them. Knowing of our experience in wooden floor sanding in Dublin, Janice began to […]
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Perfect Parquet Kitchen Floor

Tony had just bought his dream home out in Howth with his lovely wife Caroline and their two kids. Tony always wanted to live by the sea and be a Head Chef in a high-quality seafood restaurant. He recently achieved his dreams after being offered the position of Head Chef in the arguably the best […]
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Floor Sanding in Maynooth University

RH Flooring was contacted by Philip Nolan after hearing about some of our successful projects involving floor sanding in Dublin. At first, we didn’t recognise the significance of this call, but after a quick Google search,  we quickly understood the importance of this call and how big this project could be. Philip Nolan is the […]
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FM Show at the RDS

We had a great day at FM Show in the RDS.  Every year there are new innovations exhibitors have made since last years show.  Two that caught my eye were the Grip Doctor who has some cool anti-slip products, and KCC Architecturals new designs in Fire Proofing. I always come away knowing more than when […]
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Hire A Professional When You Need Parquet Done Right

Parquet Installation At The Dylan Hotel At 3:30 last Friday we got confirmation on a job we had only seen for the first time the day before. Structure Tone who are one of the premier construction companies in Europe if not the world, through no fault of their own found themselves with a serious dilemma. […]
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Before you start sanding stairs read this

  Sanding stairs in Lucan When we got the call, the question we were asked was can you save my stairs. After years of wear and tear in this family home in Lucan the treads of the stairs were so worn that not one of the 23 stairs was level. The spindles and banister also […]
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True story about emergency fitting of a floating engineered parquet floor for Christmas

Floating an engineered parquet floor for Christmas This is the story of how one of our clients was let down by another floor fitting company who doubled booked them. They were left with no floors at all in their home having ripped out their old floors before the the arrival of the fitters and all […]
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How to deal with an exposed edge when installing an engineered floor.

How to deal with an exposed edge when installing an engineered floor.   When you are installing an engineered floor you will sometimes have an exposed edge. The issue of course being the the illusion of a solid floor is broken because the plywood under the solid board is exposed. You can of course try […]
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Reclaimed wood flooring

Reclaimed Parquet Floor In Terenure Dublin

For this house refurbishment and new extension in Terenure Dublin. The client wanted to achieve a more lived in look for the new build. So they went to Wilsons Yard to find a suitable reclaimed wood floor. Now Wilsons are one of the few salvage yards in Ireland that will take the time to prepare […]
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Our new floor sanding website

Welcome to our new floor sanding website   It has taken us a little longer than we thought to get up and running. But we are really proud of it and we hope it is easier for you to find what you are looking for. Our floor sanding section let you know everything to do […]
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New Floor Material

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