01:53PM | 02/16/14
My Husband recently spayed a cedar ceiling with polyurethane and the overspray got on my hardwood floor... I lightly went over the floor with mineral spirits then used a hardwood cleaner about a half hour later to go over the mineral spirits, now the floor don't look as shiny as before... Should I have not put mineral spirits on it? What can I do to bring it back to its original look?


10:46AM | 02/17/14
Member Since: 01/29/14
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Wood floor is a common choice as a flooring material due to its environmental profile, durability. To protect the beauty and integrity of floor we need to observe a few best practices.

David, Moderator

07:49PM | 02/23/14
Member Since: 11/15/13
262 lifetime posts
The mineral spirits may have affected the finish. It could also be a film left by the cleaner.
The spirits may have loosened up residues left by old cleaners also.
Also could be the mist from the poly
Thanks David
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