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Sanding the Floor
Wipe with Tack Cloth
Applying stain (as well as sealer and polyurethane) is done using many of the same techniques you’d use when painting. Always begin your stroke a foot or two away from the area you’ve just coated. Then brush (or push applicator) to meet the previously stained area. This will help ensure even coverage.
Remove Excess Stain
Follow up application by rubbing off excess stain with a rag. The goal is an even tone across the entire floor surface, although slight variations are perfectly acceptable.
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