Dec 25, 2020 1:48 pm
We've had oak engineered floor boards installed. They were prefinished but a coating of the Bona finishing oil was also applied.
Originally I was informed the boards would be raw and the Bona oil was recommended as the finish to use. But when the shipment finally arrived it was prefinished. After installing the boards, the floor layer then applied the finishing oil coat. My concerns are the boards now have a plastic look and feel to them.
Do prefinished boards need an extra finishing coat applied?
Re: Finishing of Engineered Timber floors2
Dec 25, 2020 3:43 pm
That is the whole point of them being pre-finished.
The manufacturers have produced a finish that is complete. You install and walk away.
Accessible Carpentry & Cabinets
Sign in or Join to reply to this Topic
alexp79Floorboards or Engineered TimberFloorboards or Engineered Timber
I would suggest to go with engineered timber due to better stability to moisture conditions and better maintainability. And, with the right supplier, you pay 2-3 times…
arcadeltSanding floating timber floorsSanding floating timber floors
It very much depends on the type of engineered flooring. The cheapest can just be a "picture" of wood glued to a rather nondescript substrate and with a glossy coat. The…
NonameCracks in plaster board and poor finishingCracks in plaster board and poor finishing
Yeah they do try. To be fair there is also heaps of nutters that see a hairline crack and go bonkers at builders. Glad they took a look and decided to come do something.…