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  1. #1
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    Default Wood stain challenge

    I'm sanding and refinishing a small patch of standard strip red oak flooring.
    The room hasn't been refinished in 40 years, so the small area of fresh sand/poly is going to stick out like a sore thumb.
    Does anyone know of a specific brand and color of wood stain that mimics the look of aged oak, so this fresh patch will blend in better?

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    Default Re: Wood stain challenge

    The best thing to do will be to take a sample of the flooring to a paint dealer such as Kelly Moore or Sherwin Williams and have them color match the old material. Hopefully you saved the old material or have a small piece of baseboard you can take in for the color match.
    I suffer from CDO ... Its like OCD, but in alphabetical order, LIKE IT SHOULD BE!!!

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