Rubio Monocoat: Our Favorite Flooring Finish (and Why It Should Be Yours, Too)

When we attended the 2014 National Wood Flooring Association Expo here in Nashville last May, Jared was immediately captivated by a demonstration of a product called Rubio Monocoat. I had no idea why it was so revolutionary, but Jared excitedly filled me in. (Yes, he gets excited about flooring. Nashville, watch out for this party animal.) Now, after using this product for almost a year, I'm here to pass along the information on our favorite flooring finish. 1) It's a zero-VOC Finish. Ya heard me right. Zero VOCs. Rubio Monocoat is a mixture of linseed oil and natural waxes . It even smells like cooking oil. There are absolutely no smelly fumes, which is the first clue that this product is d