Discover the Magic of Perfection With London’s Leading Floor Sanding Experts, Where Your Vision Is Our Passion.

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Breathing Life into Your Dream Floors

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Awards of our Company

All our sanding operators have achieved excellence through very long experience and dedication in the floor sanding trade. However, for their perfection in utilising all finishing products, they have also gone through NWFA training.

Guild of master craftman
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London’s Leading Wood Floor Sanding Experts

Welcome to Sanding Wood Floors, your reliable partner for floor sanding in London. We are a family-owned business, offering a wide range of wood floor repair and restoration services for over 30 years. With years of experience and best techniques, we can breathe new life into your floors.

We are a team of skilled technicians equipped with the knowledge and expertise to restore all types of wood floors in all levels of condition. Our industry-best equipment and advanced dust-free sanding method ensure satisfactory results while leaving your space clean and dust-free.

Being a certified and insured floor sanding company in London, we strive for continuous improvement by adapting the latest tools and products. Our methods are reliable and safe to deliver the best results while ensuring the utmost care of your floors. Whether it’s a residential property or a commercial one, we have got it covered.

Transform your dull and scratched wooden floors into stunning, smooth surfaces with us. Give us a call today!

Where We Work?

We provide professional floor sanding in the London area and the home counties of Essex, Hertfordshire, Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex, Kent, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Suffolk, and Oxfordshire.

We are constantly expanding our services to cover more areas, so if you don’t see your location listed, please contact us to see if we can accommodate your needs. Our commitment to excellence drives us to offer top-notch floor sanding solutions to a wide range of clients in various locations.

Versatile Expertise in Floor Sanding

Over the past twenty years, we have worked on all kinds of wooden floors in every setting, from homes to offices, schools, gyms, galleries, and bars. We have refined our practises in sanding and the application of protective sealants.

So we use the latest sanding technology, with equipment from the top names of Bona, Festool, Numatic, and Bosch.
There is a very wide choice of finishing products on the market. What is best for you depends on the composition of your floor, its location, the amount of potential wear, its look, and how you want it to perform.

We only recommend the highest quality products, applied according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Stains and finishes—lacquers, waxes, and oils—are from world leaders such as Bona, Morrells, Osmo, Blanchon, and Junckers.
They may require the application of several coats, but it will be worth it. Your floor will look better and last longer. Quality floor sanding and finishing is an investment that pays for itself in the long term and will last for years.

Your Floors Deserve the Best Care

When it comes to the care and restoration of your floors, make the right choice. Trust in our expertise and craftsmanship for all your floor sanding needs in London. Contact us today for unparalleled quality and care.

What Can You Expect From Us?


A free assessment of your property. We not only look closely at your floors but also discuss with you what you want from them.


A confirmed date to suit your domestic or business schedule. We do offer out of hours work at weekends or even overnight. Please feel free to discuss this with us.

Wood floor repairs and restoration range from one damaged block or broken board to large areas of damaged flooring.

Bona wood floor cleaning kit and heavy-duty felt pads for furniture surface protectors are FREE with all our wood floor refinishing services.


A detailed quotation with no hidden extras. What we submit is what you pay.


Floor sanding and restoration of all wood floors: solid strip floors; wooden laminate; wood blocks (e.g., herringbone); parquet blocks; Victorian and Georgian pine floorboards; cork floors.


Protective sealing with the finish (lacquer, oil, or hard wax) of your choice.

What Client Says


South Kensington


“I recently hired Sanding Wood Floors to restore the original floorboards in my Kensington home, and I couldn’t be happier with the results! I highly recommend their services!”


Headmaster of North London School


“We hired Sanding Wood Floors to fix up the hardwood floors in our main school hall, and we couldn’t be happier with the results. The team worked well with our schedule to keep disruptions to a minimum and produced a beautiful finish. Our school now looks refreshed and inviting, and the students and staff are delighted. Highly recommended for educational institutions!”




“”As a homeowner in Clapham, I was amazed by the skill and efficiency of the Sanding Wood Floors team. They brought my worn-out wooden floors back to life, leaving them looking brand new.”




“I wanted to restore the parquet flooring in my Greenwich home, and Sanding Wood Floors exceeded my expectations! They carefully repaired damaged blocks, filled the gaps and left the entire floor looking stunning. Their expertise and dedication to their craft are truly impressive. I would recommend them to anyone in need of floor restoration services.”




“I’m extremely satisfied with the results. The finished parquet floors are absolutely beautiful and have added so much value to my home. I highly recommend them to anyone in need of wood floor restoration.”




“The Sanding Wood Floors team did an outstanding job on the Victorian floors in my Hackney property. They provided a thorough assessment, a fair quote, and exceptional results. The crew was professional, tidy, and completed the project on time. I’m thrilled with the whitewash finish.”

Frequently Asked Questions

Our clients frequently ask us a variety of captivating questions, from the process of floor sanding to the art of maintaining a perfectly refinished wooden floor. We’ve answered these common questions and added more to give you a full and interesting look at the world of floor sanding and refinishing.

What is the essence of floor sanding?

Floor sanding involves the removal of a wooden floor’s top layer using abrasive materials to create a smooth surface for refinishing.

How can clients customize the look of their floors?

Clients can explore a wide range of finishing options, including various stains and sealants to match their unique tastes.

How long does it take to sand a floor?

The time required to sand a floor typically takes 1-2 days, depending on the floor’s size and condition.

Can clients sand their own floors?

While the possibility of sanding their own floors intrigues clients, hiring a professional is recommended for the best results due to the specialized equipment and expertise required.

How often should floors be sanded?

To maintain their appearance, clients should sand their floors every 7-12 years.

How much does floor sanding cost?
The cost of floor sanding can range from £20 to £35 per square metre, depending on the floor’s size and level of damage or wear.
Can sanding remove deep scratches?

Floor sanding can remove shallow imperfections, but deeper scratches may require additional repairs or board replacement.

How can clients prepare their floors for sanding?
To prepare their floors for sanding, clients should remove furniture, protect nearby surfaces, and clean the floors thoroughly.
What should clients expect during the floor refinishing process?

During the floor sanding process, clients can expect loud noise and fine airborne dust, so it’s advised to wear earplugs and masks for protection.

How long does it take for floors to dry after sanding and sealing?
The typical duration for floors to dry after sanding and sealing is 2-4 hours, depending on humidity and temperature.
When is it safe to walk on newly sanded and sealed floors?
Clients are advised to wait at least 4 hours before walking on their newly sanded and sealed floors to allow the finish to set properly.