Transform Your Hardwood Floors with Expert Refinishing

At New Glow Flooring, we specialize in bringing new life to your hardwood floors with our exceptional craftsmanship and commitment to quality. As a trusted name in residential floor refinishing, we understand the value of your hardwood floors and the importance of their care.

A hardwood floor in a living room that was transformed by refinishing

We are a small, but mighty floor refinishing business

Justin is the owner - a skilled craftsman and the driving force behind New Glow Flooring. With a lifetime of experience in the construction industry, he brings unmatched expertise to every project. As the owner and operator, Justin takes personal charge of your flooring transformation, ensuring a seamless journey from start to finish. His commitment to excellence shines through in the outstanding results he delivers. When you choose New Glow Flooring, you're not just getting a service; you're gaining a partner dedicated to making your hardwood floors glow with renewed brilliance.

A Proven Hardwood Floor Refinishing Service in Minneapolis

Experience the full hardwood floor refinishing treatment, from estimate to exquisite finish, all personally crafted by Justin - the owner and operator. With 247 floors beautifully refinished in Minneapolis (and counting!), our expertise and care will revitalize your hardwood floors, leaving them with a radiant glow that speaks of true craftsmanship.

Justin the owner of New Glow Flooring
A buffing machine putting final touches on a wood floor

Preserve the Beauty of your hardwood floors with expert refinishing

Refinishing your hardwood floors not only restores their original luster but also protects them from wear and tear. Justin uses the latest techniques and high-quality materials to bring out the natural beauty of your floors.

Why Refinish?

Refinishing your hardwood floors can transform the look of your home and increase value.

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Our Process

Our refinishing process invloves sanding, staining (if requested), and applying a protective finish to your floors.

Our Refinishing Services and Expertise

Time flies when you're having fun, and your hardwood floors can certainly attest to that! With dogs, kids, and all the delightful chaos they bring, those poor floors can start to show wear and tear. But fear not, because we're here to rescue your wood floors from the wild ride they've endured.

We understand that every home has its own unique story, and your hardwood floors play a significant role in that narrative. Whether you've recently moved into a charming fixer-upper or simply want to refresh your new space, our hardwood floor refinishing service is the perfect solution.

We are well-versed in tackling the challenges posed by playful households, furry friends, and the passing of time. From those pesky paw prints to toy-induced scratches and accidental spills, we've got the tricks up our sleeves to make those floors shine like new again. Let us turn back the clock and breathe new life into your hardwood floors, so they can continue to be a beautiful backdrop for your home's unique journey.

Wood Floor Repair

We specialize in restoring the beauty and functionality of your hardwood floors. Whether it's addressing minor scratches, dents, or more extensive damage, we meticulously repair your wood floors, seamlessly blending repairs to match the surrounding areas.

New hardwood floors being laced into existing hardwood floors
A old hardwood floor in the process of being refinished

Wood Floor Refinish

Transforming worn and dull hardwood floors is our passion! Through a meticulous refinishing process, we strip away the old finish, revealing the raw beauty of your wood. We then apply industry techniques to stain and finish your floors, resulting in a lustrous and long-lasting shine that enhances the overall aesthetics of your space.

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Water Damaged Hardwood

Water damage can be a nightmare for hardwood floors, leading to warping, discoloration, and structural issues. We excel in assessing and addressing water damage, utilizing advanced techniques to restore the integrity and appearance of your floors. From mitigating moisture issues to skillfully repairing affected areas, we're dedicated to salvaging your investment and restoring your floors to their former glory.

Water damaged hardwood floors near a dishwasher
Installing hardwood floors into a living room by lacing into existing hardwood floors before refinishing

Wood Floor Lace In

Our expertise extends beyond the ordinary as we offer intricate wood floor lace ins, seamlessly blending new wood pieces into your existing floor pattern. Whether you're expanding your space or dealing with damaged sections, our artisans possess the artistry to ensure that the added lace ins harmonize flawlessly with the surrounding floor. The result is a unified and visually captivating floor that reflects our commitment to craftsmanship.

Frequestly Asked Questions

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How do I know if my hardwood floors need refinishing?

Signs that your hardwood floors might need refinishing include visible scratches, dullness, worn finish, or uneven color. If you're uncertain about the condition of your floors, don't hesitate to get in touch. We can evaluate your floors and provide expert recommendations. In fact, in many cases, a preliminary assessment can even be done by sending us some pictures of your floors. This way, you can make an informed decision about the best steps to take for your hardwood floors.

What does it cost to refinish hardwood floors?

The cost of refinishing hardwood floors can vary based on factors such as the size of the area, the condition of the floors, and the type of finish you choose. To provide you with an accurate estimate tailored to your specific needs, we recommend getting a quick quote to get a ballpark price. We usually respond within 24 hours.

What is the refinishing process like?

Our refinishing process involves sanding down the existing finish, addressing any repairs, applying stains or finishes, and sealing the wood. This process not only enhances the appearance but also helps protect the wood from wear and tear.

How long does the refinishing process take?

The timeline varies based on factors such as the size of the area, the extent of repairs needed, and the type of finish chosen. On average, it might take a few days to a week to complete the entire process, including drying times.

Will I need to leave my home during the refinishing?

While you won't necessarily need to vacate your home, it's recommended to stay off the newly refinished floors until they are completely dry. We'll provide guidelines to ensure the best results.

What maintenance is required after refinishing?

Regular sweeping and light cleaning are recommended to prevent dirt and grit from scratching the finish. Using felt pads on furniture legs and avoiding excessive moisture will also help preserve the finish.

Can I change the color of my hardwood floors during refinishing?

Yes, you can change the color of your hardwood floors through staining during the refinishing process. We can show you samples and help you choose a shade that complements your space.

How often should hardwood floors be refinished?

The frequency of refinishing depends on factors like foot traffic and wear. As a general guideline, hardwood floors should be refinished every 5-10 years to maintain their appearance and durability.

Will there be a lot of dust during sanding?

We use advanced sanding equipment with dust containment systems to minimize dust during the process. While there might be some dust, we take steps to keep it under control and ensure a clean environment. We pride ourselves on leaving a clean workspace.

Can I refinish engineered hardwood floors?

Yes, engineered hardwood floors can often be refinished, but the number of times depends on the thickness of the top layer. Our experts can assess your specific floors to determine if refinishing is possible.

Is refinishing a DIY project?

Hardwood floor refinishing is a complex and sometimes grueling process that requires specialized equipment and expertise. Attempting it as a DIY project can lead to uneven results and damage. It's best to trust professionals with the task.😉