Tahoe Specialty Flooring & Window Design

Since 1975 

TAHOE CITY SHOWROOM: (530) 583-4913

Refurbish Your Lake Tahoe Home with Hardwood Floor Refinishing

Are your hardwood floors showing signs of wear and tear? Don’t worry; there’s no need to replace them just yet. Professional refinishing can breathe new life into your floors and restore their natural beauty. Tahoe Specialty Flooring and Window Design is here to guide you through this transformative journey, as we explain the steps involved in revitalizing your hardwood floors.

Assessment and Preparation

The first step in the refurbishing process is to assess the condition of your hardwood floors. Our team of experts at Tahoe Specialty Flooring and Window Design will carefully examine the floors to identify any underlying issues, such as scratches, dents, or uneven surfaces. We’ll also check for signs of water damage or warping.

Once we have a clear understanding of the floor’s condition, we’ll prepare it for refurbishment. This involves removing any furniture or carpets from the area and thoroughly cleaning the surface. We’ll also ensure that the floor is free from any protruding nails or staples.

Hardwood Floor Repairs and Restoration

During this phase, we address any damages to your hardwood floors. Small scratches and dents can be filled with wood putty and sanded down to create a smooth surface. If there are any loose or damaged boards, we’ll carefully replace them to ensure structural integrity.

For older floors, we may need to perform deeper restoration work. This could include removing layers of old paint or varnish, repairing water damage, or reinforcing weakened areas. Our skilled craftsmen have the expertise to handle these tasks with precision and care.


Sanding is a crucial step in the refinishing process, as it helps remove the existing finish, smooth out imperfections, and prepare the surface for the new finish. Our team uses professional-grade sanding equipment to ensure a uniform and smooth result.

During this process, it’s important to wear protective gear and take necessary precautions to minimize dust. We’ll also ensure that the room is properly sealed off to prevent dust particles from spreading to other areas of your home.

Staining and Finishing

This is where the real transformation happens. Once the floor is sanded down to its bare wood, you have the opportunity to choose a new stain color that suits your style and complements your home’s decor. Whether you prefer a classic, warm tone or a modern, darker shade, our experts can help you find the perfect match.

After the stain is applied and dried, we’ll protect and enhance the beauty of your hardwood floors with a high-quality finish. This can be a clear coat for a natural look or a matte, semi-gloss, or high-gloss finish, depending on your preferences. The finish not only adds aesthetic appeal but also provides a protective layer that guards against daily wear and tear.

Contact Tahoe Specialty Flooring & Window Design To Refurbish Your Hardwood Floors

Refurbishing your hardwood floors is a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to transform your home’s interior. At Tahoe Specialty Flooring and Window Design, our experienced team will guide you through the entire process, from assessment to the final finishing touches. By investing in the refurbishment and refinishing of your hardwood floors, you can revitalize your living space and enjoy the timeless beauty of hardwood for years to come. Contact us today or visit our showrooms in Tahoe City and Incline Village to embark on this exciting journey and see the remarkable difference it can make in your home.