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wax/oil/stain for sanded floorboards

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cloughie100 Sat 21-Oct-17 22:53:17

Just sanded our floor boards, they are pine and not perfectly sanded so some darker patches. I want to treat them so that they are a dark matt finish rather than a lighter colour and I definitely don't want a shine finish. Can anyone recommend a dark wax/oil/stain?

girlwhowearsglasses Sat 21-Oct-17 22:55:47

You need Osmo Polyx oil. Did our Georgian floorboards eight years ago and haven’t had to do anything since.

Halfway between varnish and wax, really great

cloughie100 Sat 21-Oct-17 23:24:33

thanks - just had a look at osmo website, did you use the clear matt oil or a coloured oil?

girlwhowearsglasses Sun 22-Oct-17 10:09:59

Pretty sure it was clear. Get samples maybe? You an also get a liquid to add to hot water to meainyaim it - must buy some, we’ve just been mopping.

Never regretted it and whole house is boards

girlwhowearsglasses Sun 22-Oct-17 10:11:12

This is my landing

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