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the Price of Floor Repair and Refinishing

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Description
$ 150
Oct 2007
Phoenix, AZ
Repairing a section of tile floor  more... close row
$ 1200
Jan 2009
Visalia, California
Refinishing new hardwood floors due to puppy  more... close row
$ 450
Oct 2007
Overland Park, KS
15' by 15' oak floor refinished  more... close row
$ 750
Sep 2007
Sharpsville, PA
50 year old oak floor refinished  more... close row
$ 2000
Apr 2007
Delaware, OH
Rotten floors replaced upon moving in  more... close row

Description of service

When we first moved into our new older home (built in 1966), we knew there was a lot of work to be done and one of the first things we had to take care of were rotten floors in the kitchen and laundry room (off the kitchen). The previous owners had rented the house to the same tenants for 15 years. Those tenants had allowed a leak under the kitchen sink to go unfixed for a number of years and it eventually rotted out the floor under the sink and going into the laundry room that is directly behind/connected to the kitchen. We went through a local retail business to buy the supplies and then went with their subcontractors to have the actual work done with the supplies we had purchased. Our price included all supplies (plywood flooring, nails, new linoleum, etc.), removal of the old rotten flooring, and repair/replacement of the floor. It took them only one day (12 hours) to do it.


Review of Service

I would definitely do this again with this company. They were professional and timely and efficient. They did a really good job too. I have been told by others that I paid too much for this and got ripped off, but I did not shop around so I do not know if this is true or not. I am happy with what I paid for and do not personally feel like I paid too much.


Tips

Be sure to know what you are getting into when you buy a house that needs repair work. We were lucky that our seller was honest and disclosed all of this information. With it all being hidden under the current flooring, we could have gotten taken easily. Its important to look under sinks and behind refrigerators and washing machines for any signs of water damage. Also, I suppose shop around for prices on the repairs. I was happy with what I paid, but others said I paid too much.


$ 100
May 2008
Phoenix, AZ
Resealing bathroom floors made cleaning easy  more... close row
$ 900
Oct 2007
Boston, MA
Refinishing makes floors look shiny and new  more... close row
$ 500
Nov 2008
Memphis, Tennessee
Floors repaired after small fire  more... close row
$ 450
May 2008
El Cajon, CA
Living room wood floor refinished  more... close row
$ 2000
Oct 2008
Memphis, Tennessee
1500 square feet of hardwood floors refinished  more... close row
$ 2500
Jun 2007
Farmingdale, NY
Removing carpeting and refinishing floors underneath  more... close row
$ 2000
May 2008
Boise, ID
Resurfacing floors saved a lot of money  more... close row
$ 650
Oct 2008
Orlando, Florida
Settling foundation caused cracks in tile floor  more... close row
$ 1000
Oct 2008
San Francisco, CA
Four floors refinished in a Victorian house  more... close row
$ 400
Mar 2008
brighton, co
Not very amiable floor refinishers made for long process  more... close row
$ 100
Nov 2008
San Diego, CA
New tiles not as nice as the old ones  more... close row
$ 3100
Nov 2008
Kansas City, MO
Hardwood floors all throughout the house restained  more... close row