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"Wood You Like" to profit from our Anniversary? "Wood You Like" to known more about maintaining your wooden floor the correct - and easieste- way? "Wood You Like" to discover if your wooden floor canon be restored withouw sanding? We can go on and on with this wordplay, but we... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2018 at Wood You Like
In 2018 we are celebrating our 15th! anniversary - with a counting down discount code for all of our fans: till 31.01.2018 you'll get 15% discount with code WYL15YRS till 28.02.2018 it counts down to 14% with code WYL15FEB till 31.03.18 it's 13% with code WYL15MAR till 30.04.18 12% with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2018 at Wood You Like
11 days left on the discount code for 15% discount on all your orders - during January - in our secure webshop! In February it drops to a lower discount! In the 15 years Wood You Like is trading we have listed a large number of case-studies - the following... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2018 at Wood You Like
Way before we at Wood You Like started with the blogplatform we are still using, the first post was created and (still) hosted on Blogger. It details a case-study by hand of our many DIY customers: Case-study: Duoplank on Underfloor Heating As self-builders, we are very involved in specifying the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2018 at Wood You Like
A very happy New Year to all of our clients, we at Wood You Like wish you and your loved ones good health and a prosperous 2018. This year we want to celebrate our 15th anniversary without you. Time seems to have flown and we often wonder were all the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2017 at Wood You Like
Another year is almost at its end, that means the holiday season is upon us! Have you prepared your home already for Christmas or your New Years party? Then you are set and ready for all things to come. And happy things are coming your (and our) way: in 2018... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2017 at Wood You Like
It's definitely December: cold, wet and windy with a sniff of snow in the air? Although it is only the beginning of the month, preparing for the festivities of the end of the month cannot start early enough! I'm not talking about a special decorated tree - commonly know an... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2017 at Wood You Like
Most questions we receive start with: "What's best for....?" followed by their finish type or problem they have. Therefor we listing below a whole lot of our answers to the faq: Best for... Maintaining my oiled floor: two of the best products in one box: Saicos EcoLine Care Set Box... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2017 at Wood You Like
When you have UnderFloor Heating (UFH) you should prepare your wooden floor for the arrival of real Autumn/Winter period now, before the true heating season starts. UFH tends to dry out the wood a bit more than on average, so treating your floor with a maintenance polish (like a moisteriser)... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2017 at Wood You Like
Remember the last post - about a new client being as happy as Larry, due to our advice? That resulted in a lovely email from another new client: "Thank heaven for your recent post! My partner and I bought an old schoolhouse, complete with this old-fashion oak mosaic floor. The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at Wood You Like
We recently received a call for help from a new home owner, she had bought a lovely home from an elderly couple who'd moved to a smaller house. The one item she really loved, and clinged the deal, was the tropical herringbone floor in the living area. But now she'd... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2017 at Wood You Like
A worried lady called us with the following story: In her kitchen an Oak floor had been installed (wood-engineered) and, as can happen in areas where cooking is done, in front of the cooker splashes of grease had marked to floor. Knowing how well ammonium can cut through grease she'd... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2017 at Wood You Like
When you are (re)searching products to care or repair your wooden floor, you could be forgiven for becoming overwhelmed by all the products available. Which one, or combination of products, would do everything you want it to do, AND is suitable for it? Do I need an oil when my... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2017 at Wood You Like
There are two different types of floorboards: softwood and hardwood. Pine boards are the most frequently found in 'modern' homes. You can of course re-sand them, but that won't reduce the ease with which dents and small damages appear. If you accept this 'softwood' fact then there's nothing to stop... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2017 at Wood You Like
There are wood species and there are wood species. The best known and most common/popular in wooden flooring is still Oak Rustic, showing its full natural character. Often stained - unfortunately, why would you disguise nature's own beautiful colours? Nature's own variety A few years ago we were asked to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2017 at Wood You Like
One of the most often asked question is: "I'm told that when I opt for an oiled floor I have to re-oil it every 6 - 12 months, is that really needed?" Most of our clients know we always favour oiled (pre-oiled or oiled on site with Saicos Premium HardWaxOil)... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2017 at Wood You Like
(Remember: only one week left to enter your order in the Pre-Summer Draw, the final day is 30.06.2017) Sometimes we are truly baffled by a question: Hi, I'm going to lay an oak wood-engineered flooring in my hallway. I have a carpet down at the moment, which is not very... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2017 at Wood You Like
Our inbox frequently received all kinds of questions, on all kinds wooden flooring subjects. Some are very good questions, others make us think not everyone has a correct understanding of the floorcovering they selected. One question read: can I use Saicos hard wax oil and then use Aunt Polly polishing... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2017 at Wood You Like
A wooden floor is a beautiful and natural floor covering, with its lustre and shine. But not everyone appreciates its shine - due to the applied finish. "I've just sanded down my Oak floor and I now love the colour, or the lack of it, the wood has now. How... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2017 at Wood You Like
Over time Wood You Like has introduced various draws, for instances for the best DIY-er per month or when participating in one of our surveys. This time, every order counts towards the PRE-SUMMER DRAW Every order counts, as long as you place it between now (20.05.17) and the end of... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2017 at Wood You Like
Recently we received the following question (if you have a question of your own, simply use the ?Help button at the bottom of every page): Hi there, I've just installed a reclaimed mosaic floor and am now stuck on what to do next. Part of the wood is tropical and... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2017 at Wood You Like
Once in a while we still receive questions from returning clients on one of the maintenance products we used to carry: "I've purchased wax-polish StepStop in the past from you, but I don't see it listed in your webshop. " The 'old' StepStop was one of the products from Dutch... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2017 at Wood You Like
Anyone who ever saw an old fashion parquet floor, battered by time, has been left in awe of it. So when you see an offer of old reclaimed parquet blocks, many are prone to jump on the offer and have it installed in their own home. But be aware of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2017 at Wood You Like
Als beginnend gewichtsconsulente kijk je naar je concullega's in de regio en neem je, zoals je dat doet, hun prijzen over. Nu verlaat ik het pad van mijn concullega's en ga mijn eigen gang, wat betekent dat ik mijn eigen prijzen reken. Waarom? Omdat ik vind en merk dat gezond... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2017 at Gewichtige Zaken
Als je met gezond eten en komen tot een gezond gewicht bezig bent - en wie is dat niet tegenwoordig, zelfs Linda doet d'r best (maar of ik haar manier/methode nu zo waardeer is een ander verhaal) - komt al snel het zelf maken van voorheen vaak uit een pot... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2017 at Gewichtige Zaken