“For in the True Nature of Things, if we Rightly Consider, Every Green Tree is Far More Glorious Than if it Were Made of Gold & Silver.”
– Martin Luther (1483-1546) a German priest, theologian, author & hymnwriter

BUNGALOW WOOD FLOORS

For over 40 years we (Hubbie & I) owned wood flooring companies, specializing in preserving the precious wood of historic floors, one of the most at-risk pieces of historic fabric in homes & commercial properties. Hubby was hands-on, running production & I answered the phone, answering questions about floors-lots of questions.

Read the answers to wood flooring questions posed over near half a century in the articles below.

HOW TO CLEAN YOUR POLYURETHANE COATED WOOD FLOOR

HOW TO CLEAN YOUR POLYURETHANE COATED WOOD FLOOR

This guide of how to clean & maintain your wood floors applies only to floors with a surface coating type of finish such as oil-based polyurethane finish, water based finishes, etc. For floors with penetrating finish, refer to your manufacturer's instructions....

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HISTORIC BUNGALOW WOOD FLOORS 101- The Forest to the Floor

HISTORIC BUNGALOW WOOD FLOORS 101- The Forest to the Floor

I’m a tree-hugging, wood flooring profession, specializing in the restoration & preservation of historic floors. I’d like to pass on what I have learned over 35 years in the trade. I consider historic bungalow floors to be the single most endangered historic fabric, well, maybe second to windows.

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HISTORIC BUNGALOW SUBFLOORS

HISTORIC BUNGALOW SUBFLOORS

by Dennis Prieur, a guy who has seen hundreds of historic bungalow subfloors as well as those in other styles of other historic houses, 40 year veteran of the wood flooring industry. A Popular speaker at Historic Homes Workshop he has supported me in my preservation...

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BUNGALOW FLOORS: FROM THE VERY HEART OF THE PINE TREE

BUNGALOW FLOORS: FROM THE VERY HEART OF THE PINE TREE

by Dennis Prieur (usually known as Hubby) & Carol Goodwin, of the Goodwin Heart Pine Company Heart pine floors in bungalows is one of the most appreciated features of our charming homes here in the South, where they are deservedly revered. They gleam a warm...

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craftsman house
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