422 S. Gaston St.
The floors were restored to their original glory, after removing linoleum and glued down carpet. Holes had to be filled and nearly 90 years of damage was sanded away before putting the shine back. This was a process that took several days and included commercial equipment, sanders and oil-based varnish.
Most rehabbers use water-based products for multiple reasons including cost and ease of use and cleanup; however, nothing beats the finish and durability of oil-based varnish and clear coats. The final product is well worth the extra cost and work, but most things are.