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Repair Hole in Hardwood Floor

Termites may be important for the ecosystem, but no homeowner would ever be happy finding these insects crawling around their home. These creatures are capable of causing great destruction to homes and, of course, their favorite hardwood floors. Repairs of these damages can be quite costly. Fortunately, some termite damage to hardwood floors can be salvaged without replacing the hardwood.

Repair damage in hardwood floor

Check out how we repaired this termite damage in hardwood floor without removing and replacing the whole board!

Repair hole in hardwood floor
Step 1: Isolate the hole in the hardwood floor.
repair hole in hardwood floor
Step 2: Shape the filler piece of wood to fill the hole.
patching hardwood floors
Step 3: Install the filler wood piece and wait for the epoxy to dry.
hardwood floor repair with filler wood
Step 4: Shave the filler wood to be leveled with the hardwood floor.
patching hardwood floors with stained filler wood
Step 5: Add stain and grain marks to the filler wood piece.
drying repaired hole in hardwood floor
Step 6: Wait for the wood stain to dry.
hardwood floor repair termite hole
Finished! Where did the termite damaged hole in the hardwood go?

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