Cold winter is coming, everybody wears a thick cotton jacket, heavily armed with earmuffs,
masks, gloves, best use of the Winter’s equipments. At the same time, the hardwood
floorings in our bedroom slowly changes, did you find that? Regarding the ways of
preventing wood floor crack and deformations in Winter, the writer shares some
knowledge of maintainence with you.
1) Anti-cracking It is too dry in winter, this weather easily leads to the widening of the
jointings between the wood floors, and the gaps in wood flooring appears. Therefore, the
prevention of this phenomenon needs to keep good indoor ventilation and proper indoor
2) Anti-scratch If the lacquer of wood flooring is uneven when it is done, the dry weather in
winter can make lacquer easier to be damaged.In addition to selecting the reputable
products of good quality, we should also try to avoid hard objects scratching the floor.
3) Anti-damp Prolonged soaking in water, all wood floorings will crack due to expansion. So
keep the hardwood flooring from water, and do not wipe the floor with wet mop.
4) Correct installation When installing the wood flooring, do the installation strictly in
accordance with the instructions. for example, the impervious elements between the
bathroom ( or balcony ) and the flooring are qualified or not ; after installation of wood
floorings, the furnitures shall not be moved immediately into the living rooms.
We hope that the above four tips would help you keep the wood floors well,
also let them go through the cold winter with ease. Cracking, deformation is like a
woman’s skin: there will be serious problems if it is lack of caring: Pay attention to the
details, care about the wood flooring also means care about family.