[Noisebridge-discuss] Floor Sanding Bill of Materials

girlgeek girlgeek at wt.net
Mon Jul 21 17:22:23 UTC 2014


In my home I had some never dry polyurethane  from Home Depot.  I 
wouldn't recommend them based on my personal experience.  It eventually 
had to be sanded off and polyurethane from a real store was applied.  
Just my 2 cents.
Claudia
On 7/17/14 2:53 PM, Torrie Fischer wrote:
> On Thursday, July 17, 2014 14:38:47 Gregory Dillon wrote:
>> I like Discount Builders, and would continue prefer them for either smaller
>> purchases, or when its not worth the time to drive to Home Depo or Lowes.
>>   But for a purchase the size of 40 gallons of Polyurethane, I'd look for
>> other options.   This is one option at HomeDepo
> Neil the Electrician is here now. He suggested an alternative to Polyurethane,
> some form plastic coating. I'll figure more details about that later, heading
> out to pick up plastic sheeting now.
>
>> http://www.homedepot.com/p/Rust-Oleum-Parks-5-gal-Clear-Gloss-Polyurethane-1
>> 30512/202056452
>>
>> $97.00 / each
>> *Ship to Home*
>> FREE
>> Estimated Arrival:
>>
>> JUL 25 - JUL 29
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 2:01 PM, Torrie Fischer <tdfischer at hackerbots.net>
>>
>> wrote:
>>> Howdy, all.
>>>
>>> I know I said sanding might start today, but I've been on the job hunt and
>>> not
>>> wanting to get too burnt out too soon :)
>>>
>>> First, folks have been asking about the plan to do the space in sections.
>>> Here's what I've come up with but suggestions and feedback are welcome and
>>> desired:
>>>
>>> http://i.imgur.com/BzUZVtJ.png
>>>
>>> Noisebridge's dimensions are 117'10" by 44'5", which equates to
>>> approximately
>>> 5,250 square feet of floor space. To accomplish the sanding, here's what
>>> supplies we'll need:
>>>
>>> * 40 gallons of polyurethane (~17 gallons per coat plus buffer)
>>> * Plastic sheeting for a 45'x14' wall to seal off the space in sections
>>> for
>>> sanding. Each section in the image can use the sheet completely plus a
>>> number
>>> of existing walls.
>>> * 1560 feet of duct tape to seal each of the 13 sections for sanding
>>> * Plenty of sandpaper
>>> * Brooms for sweeping up dust (NB has a ton of these already)
>>> * Caulk and caulking guns to plug major holes and cracks
>>> * Mops and buckets for scrubbing and cleaning
>>> * Rollers and long handles for polyurethane application
>>> * Roller trays for the rollers
>>> * Roller covers
>>> * Trash bags to wrap rollers in between sections and coats to prevent them
>>> from drying out, and for pan liners
>>> * Two orbital sander rentals
>>> * An edger rental
>>> * Delivery of equipment
>>>
>>> I've got some prices for equipment rentals which I'll assemble elsewhere.
>>> I'm
>>> about to head down to the discount builders supply to get quotes on these
>>> things but if folks have other prices available (especially free!) please
>>> let
>>> me know :)
>>>
>>> (discuss is CC'd because thats where a lot of folks who maybe aren't
>>> directly
>>> working on the space but can contribute supplies are likely hanging out)
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