More than a few years ago I bought my first – and only – brand new car. I went to great lengths to avoid scratches and dings. I got a lot of exercise walking from the back forty of the parking lot to go shopping.
You might feel the same way about your new hardwood floor. So here are a few tips that will help:
Lastly, don't stress too much! Most scratches are in the finish and not in the wood. Like a car, you will not notice scratches so much when the new wears off. And ultimately - unlike a car – you can restore your hardwood floor to brand new condition with a refinish.