For Commercial Wood Flooring, A UV Re-Coat Saves Time and Money

Commercial wood flooring sees a lot of wear and tear on a daily basis. The average business needs to have their wood floors completely refinished every one to five years, depending on the amount of traffic they get. With a regular simple re-coat, though, you can put off that big refinishing job indefinitely. Re-coating the hardwood floors in your business restores their shine and protects them with a new topcoat—the sacrificial topcoat, which wears down [...]

By |2020-08-05T13:01:27-05:00August 5th, 2020|Commercial, Recoat|0 Comments

Wood Floor Coatings: A Primer for Best Results

The coating on your hardwood floors protects the wood and brings out its natural beauty. But not all wood floor coatings are alike. Some are more durable than others, and they all have different qualities that affect how your floors look. But most contractors don’t talk a whole lot about the coatings they use on wood floors, and most homeowners don’t think to ask. Different contractors use different types of coatings, and they apply them [...]

By |2020-07-09T15:32:33-05:00July 9th, 2020|Coatings, Recoat|0 Comments

What UV-Curing with ProCoat Radcoat RX Means for Your Floors and Your Family’s Health

  Lifetime Hardwood Floors is the first flooring company in the Omaha area to offer UV-cured coatings. UV curing has been used in a variety of industries, like dentistry, for decades, but the technology has only recently been applied to coatings for wood floors. As it turns out, UV curing is a game-changer for homeowners and business owners who want an odorless, low-VOC floor coating that cures instantly. Since Lifetime Hardwood Floors uses only the [...]

By |2020-05-19T12:58:42-05:00May 19th, 2020|Maintenance, Recoat|0 Comments

UV Floor Coatings Offer Better Indoor Air Quality

Our UV light machine cures UV floor coatings instantly, including ProCoat RX, a UV coating that's antimicrobial according to JIS Z2801 protocol. We’re living through strange times, and now, more than ever, it’s important to maintain good air quality in your home. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the air in the typical home is five times dirtier than the outside air. That’s because contaminants get trapped inside your home, from the chemicals [...]

By |2020-04-03T11:56:42-05:00April 3rd, 2020|Maintenance, Recoat|0 Comments

How Proper Hardwood Floor Maintenance Saves You Thousands

Today, we’re talking about proper hardwood floor maintenance. Things that are meant to last more than a few years need to be taken care of, or there’s a price to pay. Your teeth, for example: Skip the floss and bi-annual cleanings, and you’re going to end up needing a root canal down the line. Neglect to change your oil for a few years, and soon enough, you’ll be in the market for a new engine. [...]

By |2020-02-02T10:07:08-06:00February 2nd, 2020|Maintenance|0 Comments

Low- and No-VOC Hardwood Floor Re-coat: The Organic Milk of Hardwood Flooring

America has largely become woke to the facts about the harmful chemicals we come into contact with as we go about our lives. More and more, we’re opting for non-toxic cleaners, chemical-free produce, and antibiotic-free meat and dairy to protect our children’s health and better our own. Sales of organic foods to consumers more than doubled between 1994 and 2014. In 2016, a Pew Research Center survey found that 68 percent of Americans bought organic [...]

By |2020-01-16T17:19:07-06:00December 8th, 2019|Maintenance, The Floor Doctor|0 Comments

Give Your Floors the Gift of Shine with a Deep Clean

If you’re expecting guests over the holidays, you’re probably planning on giving your house a good, old-fashioned scrubbing ahead of time. And if you’re like many of our clients, you’re wondering how to make those hardwood floors of yours really shine again. You’ve come to the right place. Time and traffic do a number on hardwood flooring. Regular maintenance helps to keep your floors looking their best, but eventually, stubborn built-up dirt and grease and [...]

By |2020-01-15T17:25:03-06:00November 24th, 2019|Maintenance, The Floor Doctor|0 Comments