An advantage of owning your own house is that you can run industrial floor sanders from 8-10:30pm and no one cares. A disadvantage of owning an old house is the need to run industrial floor sanders from 8-10:30pm because that is the time you can make in your schedule for that particular project.


I still need to get in the corners and do the other detail sanding the big sanders couldn’t do. But I have plenty of time given I can’t polyurethane the floor until I have a dry couple days in a row, and that won’t happen for a while here in New England.