Tile Stripping & Waxing In Aurora il

Tile Stripping & Waxing In Aurora il

The Tile/Floor Stripping From Hell & How To Avoid It. Why insistence are important to listen to. So I get this emergency call on Sunday, it was a live in assistant home in Aurora that needed to have some tile floors stripped and waxed. I thought no problem. He explained he need this done on Monday because of an upcoming inspection on Tuesday. Thinking about what he said, I agreed to go out Monday to do an inspection to confirm what  we were up against. As it turns out, the floor was in bad shape needed to be stripped down completely. It’s had been neglected for years. So I explained that they may need to strip the floor down twice or three times to make it look good. Unfortunately they needed it done for an inspection Tuesday. (which was the next day) So I explained it would be a ok job if I only stripped it only once, they insisted that I do the best I could and would be fine. Of course this was maintenance saying this and not the owner of the complex. We had no clue. That night we showed up and thought we could get that puppy strip down in about 3 hours, WRONG! As it turned out, it took 5 hours and still needed at least 1 more stripping. But we didn’t have time. Why? They served breakfast in the mornings at 8am and needed to put dining area we were stripping back to in order. Since the maintenance guy planned it at night, we were limited; It was so bad, that it took 5 hours to strip off about 90%. of the first layer. (We stopped at about 2 a.m.).   We called the maintenance guy about 2 hours into the job and told him the situation, and he say “just do the best you can” I didn’t feel good about that, because I knew the owner might feel differently about the situation, so I continued… knowing the situation they were facing with the inspectors in the morning.  The Owners Prospective That next morning the owner took a look and was disappointed that the floor wasn’t finished. The...

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