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How to Preserve Your Ageing Home

Friday, February 8, 2019

Older properties often need a lot more maintenance to protect them from wear and tear. When it comes to a period property, there may be historic details that you want to preserve. Here are a few ways you can keep these historic features from deteriorating.

 

Seal Up Old Wooden Floors

Original hardwood floors can be a beautiful feature in an old home. You can protect your floors against damage by ensuring that they are sealed. Many hardwood floors will already be sealed, however you may want to apply a new layer of sealant every couple years for maximum protection.

 

Maintain Your Fireplaces

If you’re lucky enough to have fireplaces in your home, make sure that these are kept clean and in good condition. It could be worth hiring a