Milton Glaser, a graphic designer from New York, once said 

There are three responses to a piece of design: yes, no, and wow! Wow is the one to aim for.” His words of wisdom certainly apply to wood floor restoration.  For wood floor sanding and restorations, this kind of response is always the dream! There are few things more satisfying than restoring a wood floor that truly delights clients, making them stop in their tracks and say “wow”.

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Acorn Floor Sanding was born from a passion for wood, its natural beauty and distinction. we believe that a wood floor restoration process is unique, and draws on all facets to challenge the status quo. 

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Acorn Floor Sanding - Who we are

We encourage “outside the box” thinking from the initial processes, resulting in creative solutions for our customers. 

Acorn Floor Sanding are hands on and creative, with a comprehensive knowledge of what is possible with wood restoration and

wood finishing. Our experience with large and small specialist projects ensures a successful restoration of any type of wood floor.

A bespoke option a truly customised, tailored journey leading to your own unique and opulent restored wood floor. We have a passion for sanding, restoring and refinishing wood floors. Feel free to talk to us if you'd like our advice on project you have in mind, we can provide extensive unbiased advice.

Solutions that focus not only on aesthetic appearance, but also address function. What sets us apart as wood floor restorers is our hands-on approach to wood renovation with a background and formal training in French polishing, along with over four decades of technical experience and practical application in the field of wood restoration. We are not only wood floor sanders unlike the majority of our competitors. We are experienced French polishers (furniture restorers), craftsmen providing a professional wood floor restoration service. 

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Right from the start, we wanted to provide a service that truly reflected the passion we have for wood floors. With a rich history with wood restoration that began in the 1980’s,

What qualifies us to restore your wood floor? 

Acorn Floor Sanding has become renowned in the local area for their experience and knowledge in the world of wood floor restoration and maintenance. Acorn Floor Sanding, owner Mike started as an apprentice french polisher at Maskreys Cardiff learning all about wood finishing and restoration some 40 years ago. It was here that his love of wood and all aspects of wood finishing and restoration began and he hasn’t looked back since as Acorn Floor Sanding grows from strength to strength whilst retaining a strong local presence built upon traditional values.

OUR EXPERTISE LIES IN RESTORING BEAUTIFUL AND FUNCTIONAL WOOD FLOORS

Our approach to sanding and restoring wood floors is unique and the end result is elegant, subtle and totally breath taking.

For us, restoring a wood floor is not only about the aesthetic it offers but also the journey it has taken.

The wood patina textures and colours are created through the passage of time and connected through the creative spirit of the owners both past and present. Acorn Floor Sanding was born from a passion for wood, its natural beauty and distinction. To adapt to change whilst maintaining a rigour that keeps wood floor renovation as our essence. 

Renowned for providing exceptional floor sanding and restoration solutions, tailored for but not limited to original wood floors. A service designed to be relevant and forward thinking for the benefit of our customers. Our expert craftsmen use their skills to restore idiosyncratic and characterful wood floors, we use the same restoration methods today that were developed by french polishers and wood restorers over a hundred years ago, truly making your home’s wood floor individually yours.

 

At Acorn Floor Sanding we, have an impressive breadth of experience, offering you the most professional service in our industry. We draw on over 40 years of unique wood restoration experience. This capability enables us to offer a distinctive approach and a refined wood floor restoration process. 

We provide our customers with access to some of the most authentic and traditional wood renovation skills, past down to us from the french polishers who taught us, this has allowed us to sand and restore wood floors with thoughtful ingenuity that embodies a skill set that belongs to only a small group of wood floor sanding companies. Through our specialist restoration techniques, we can not only restore these characteristics but also enhance them, sanded and restored original wood floors as they should be. 

A wood floor should reflect its origin of time and variation

The wood floors we restore speak for themselves time and again. That’s because we know how to convey a wood floor potential at at every stage of the restoration process. Acorn Floor Sanding listens, we care, and we understand a wood floors potential and limitations. This means we are truly experienced, involved in all aspects of restoration including sanding, repairing, staining and finishing. As a result of our commitment to traditional wood floor restoration, Acorn Floor Sanding is a highly respected wood floor sanding and restoration company. With our expertise and extensive french polishing knowledge, you can rest assured knowing that we can articulate your wood floor’s potential too.

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  • A free detailed quote

  • Extremely competitive prices

  • Highly skilled specialists

  • Minimal dust, we use dust-free machines

  • A beautiful and professional finish

 

What we guarantee:

Milton Glaser, a graphic designer from New York, once said 

There are three responses to a piece of design: yes, no, and wow!

 

Wow is the one to aim for.”

His words of wisdom certainly apply to wood floor restoration.  

 

For wood floor sanding and restorations, this kind of response is always the dream!

 

There are few things more satisfying than restoring a wood floor that truly delights clients, making them stop in their tracks and say “wow”.

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Background knowledge, technical terms and everything to do with our favourite subject of wood floor restoration can be found here.

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Our Skills & Expertise

If you choose us, you will feel comfortable and secure, knowing that your project will be completed professionally and on time. Acorn is focused on product quality and delivering the best-finished floors for all clients. We aim to make the whole process of having your floors sanded and refinished, stress-free, with the assurance of a job well done, resulting in floors you will love.

Acorn Floor Sanding has established itself as the frontrunner of what is wood floor repairs, sanding and finishing. We recognise that it is sentiment that attracts most of us to wood floors and we approach the restoration of these irreplaceable wood floors with respect. We have developed the skills, knowledge, and expertise to restore any type of wood floor. We like to give our clients' confidence in our company's abilities and reliability. We are immensely proud to be one of the area's most well-respected wood floor sanding and refinishing companies.

Critical thinking is at the forefront of our wood floor restoration process,

Allowing individual elements of the the wood patina to integrate with our traditional yet sophisticated french polishing skills, the restoration work undertaken is always guided by the nature of the wood itself, the materials are often obsolete and no longer available.

 

The culmination of this experience allows us to sand and restore wood floors with the true character and provenance of a bygone era, by adhering to a principled approach to floor sanding and restoration, and a relentless attention to detail, Acorn Floor Sanding has earned a solid reputation for for our attention to detail and first class service going beyond expectation.

It takes experience to understand how to enhance the characteristics of a wood floor, our uncompromising commitment to laborious and time-consuming manual techniques of craftsmanship has meant that a wood floor restored by Acorn Floor Sanding floor exhibits textures and tones unmatched by others. 

 

We draw on over 40 years of unique floor sanding experience. This capability enables us to offer a distinctive approach and a refined wood floor restoration process. Creative thinking and a professional service illustrating the simple and natural beauty of a wood floor.

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Our expertise lies in restoring beautiful and functional floors.

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Renowned for providing exceptional floor sanding and restoration solutions, tailored for but not limited to original wood floors. A service designed to be relevant and forward thinking for the benefit of our customers. Our expert craftsmen use their skills to restore idiosyncratic and characterful wood floors, we use the same restoration methods today that were developed by french polishers and wood restorers over a hundred years ago, truly making your home’s wood floor individually yours.

 

At Acorn Floor Sanding we, have an impressive breadth of experience, offering you the most professional service in our industry. We draw on over 40 years of unique wood restoration experience. This capability enables us to offer a distinctive approach and a refined wood floor restoration process. 

Creative thinking and a professional service illustrating the simple and natural beauty of a wood floor.

Using the wisdom of previous generations in our approach to wood floor restoration.

The reason for this approach is that it is the insight, wisdom and knowledge of previous generations as represented in the structure handed down to us, we try honour previous craftsmen by duplicating their choices and endeavours. In this way, the beauty intended by the creator of the these wood floors can be retained. It is this approach that has its roots in respect for the crafts and craftsmanship which is the essential aspect of our wood floor sanding and restoration. 

There’s an art and science to restoring wood floors.

Our quality is more than aesthetics. We stand for craftsmanship, uncompromising attention to detail and exceptional expertise. Traditional craftsmanship, elegant functionality and quality materials. Acorn Floor Sanding has made its name in the wood floor sanding and restoration industry for restoring wood floors that are traditional, elegant, dynamic and infused with passion and creativity, we are absolutely committed to achieving the best possible restoration solution far any wood floor. The benefits are clear. When you combine traditional wood restoration skills and functional natural wood floor, you can a restored a wood floor that’s beyond anything they could have imagined. Quality by tradition.

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Our specialist craftsmen work together with you to create something unique. We have invested in state of the art machinery, tools and materials to enable us to provide the best services.

 

Our founder has over forty years experience repairing, renovating and finishing wood. His library of knowledge and specialist skills base means that we know how wood works.

 

We are committed to finding the best wood floor restoration option for every client offering a fully bespoke service to architects, to designers and to private customers.

 

We pride ourselves on our determination to source the colour, surface, finish that perfectly complements your space.

Traditional working never went away

We builds on the aesthetics of simplicity, integrity and practicality

Acorn Floor Sanding are known for our pioneering approach to floor sanding and restoration, this something you can rely on to inspire you with new ideas and to help to push the boundaries. Acknowledged to be one of the leaders in our field both technically and aesthetically, enforced by the ethics of traditional craftsmanship and the quality of modern equipment and products. This expertise is now becoming ever more influential within the wood floor sanding and restoration, we hope to share our expertise with you.

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A wood floor should reflect its origin of time and variation

Our unique approach to wood floors means we take every element of wood floor sanding and restoration into consideration

Restored, these elements portray a captivating story of nature’s beauty, worn by time.

The history and heritage that enriches a wood floor is incredibly captivating.

Understanding the provenance of a wood floor and the story it carries with it is part of what wood floor restoration is all about.

Before any renovation takes place, some floors may be in need of major or minor repair. 

So we take absolutely everything into consideration and fully evaluate the flooring before we move on to the next stage.

This is indeed a rare feat these days as some floor sanding companies cut corners, time and costs to maximise profits.

The fastest way to turn back time on your floors is through our skilled wood floor restoration service.

We have a profound wealth of knowledge that extends to all aspects of the wood floor restoration.

Although we may have a few renovation secrets up our sleeves, first and foremost we have confidence in the raw material.

Creating a beautiful restored wood floors that exude an authentic, organic feel, and that is a true reflection of nature.

This is a whole new world of artistry, often intimidating to the novice professional.

For us, staying ahead of the game, so to speak, is essential.

Simply put, it is our insistence on using only the finest materials and the most talented craftsmen, while always maintaining careful awareness for the environment and a dedication to the art and tradition of restoring beautiful, enduring wood floors. Over the years, we have melded tradition with innovation to restore and refinish wood floors. These techniques are the hallmark of a serious wood floor restoration company, and they are what defines Acorn Floor Sanding. Restoring a wood floor is all about bringing out the allure of wood. Wood as we love it. We feel it under our feet. It’s wood for a lifetime. 

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Always interested in creating a unique floor, where we could combine a touch of the traditional restoration techniques, so close to our heart, with exciting contemporary elements into one unique service.  

Our goal is to sand and restore a floor that combines distinctive style and unique finishing details, at the same time, allowing durability and long-lasting beauty.  We believe the floor is the focal center of every home.  As such, it simply must express the woods natural beauty and distinction.

Wood floor restoration is an art, and it can take a lifetime to learn all the
tricks and techniques.