Hardwood Floors

 Hardwood Floors.Whether you are installing a new hardwood floor, refinishing an old one, or just keeping your existing floors looking good as new, Minwax® has a full range of products to make and keep your floors beautiful.

    How To: Tips & Techniques

    Stirred, Not Shaken

    Some ingredients in both stains and finishes settle over time, but shaking will only add unwanted bubbles—and may not mix the ingredients thoroughly. Always stir until all settlement is evenly dispersed.

    Temperature Matters!

    Finish floors in moderate weather (temperatures in the 21 C range) so that the finish dries properly. Finish applied in cold weather dries more slowly than finish applied in moderate weather.

    Thin Coats Are Key
    Apply the finish in thin coats, and be sure that the area has good ventilation. Thick coats and poor ventilation will extend dry times