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Is luxury vinyl tile really any easier than hardwood?


At Pete’s, everybody calls me (Kadee Macey) the Sander Rental Goddess for good reason: I’m your go-to person for all things hardwood sanding. But let me tell you that I’m well aware of the vast online blog community of other female power tool-wielders, do it yourself divas, and heavy machinery mavens. 

It is an unavoidable truth of hardwood floors that gaps will eventually open up between the boards, parallel to their long sides. Keeping the humidity constant in your home can help to limit the swelling and shrinking of your boards, but in older homes, those seasonal gaps may have become permanent. How do you cope with those?