Anyone out there know if the foam underlayment needs to be secured to the subfloor with staples, or whatever?
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We have purchased and laid new padding and carpet. It doesn'seem to need alot of stretching, only on one side of the room by a door way. The carpet...
We are getting ready to install marble floors. We were told to use Butal Membrane Primer. We can't find any at the stores. Is there something el...
We are planning to remodel our kitchen this spring. The big problem is the floor has carpet that is glued down to the floor. There are hard wood ...
as per your resonse, the floors will be 7" colonial heart pine throughout the house (2600 sq ft) 3/4" tongue and groove. should i use nail,glue?
In the winter our concrete slab on our first floor is cold!What product or application is recommended which offers some insulation, is less than 3/...
I am having my hardwood floors and stairs refinished. I would like to remove the base boards on my stairs and replace them. Any suggestions on ho...
My hardwood floors are starting to show a great deal of wear. I would like to know what I would need to do to restore them. Below are two photos o...
I HAVE RECENTLY BOUGHT A HOME THAT HAS VERY BADLY DAMAGED PARQUET FLOORS. CAN YOU TELL ME IF AND HOW I GO ABOUT REMOVING THE SCRATCHES. ALSO IF THI...
Hello,We have a 1 bedroom apt (4th floor) in need of good sound insulation (there is no subfloor in our building), and are wondering if wall to wal...
The house I just purchased has hardwood flooring in the kitchen. The hardwood is very worn & their are large nicks in several places. Pulling up ...
My question is, What is the best way to finish the area where a wood floor will meet the metal track on a sliding glass door. I know to leave a 3/...
Hi guys, I've just had new lino laid on the kitchen floor. It went over the existing lino and all the floor-layers had to do was "screed" the bad p...
I have read many posts in regards to removal of linoleum and they all indicate that a 'scraper' of some sort and lots of elbo grease is the only wa...
I am trying to decide between putting ceramic or vinyl tile down in my 12x12 dining room.Since the installations are similar as far as prep and cos...
HELP!!!!I have beautiful hardwood floors! I aslo have a beautiful wire haired fox terrier, who secretly pooped on my beautiful hardwood floor in m...
I have about 300 sq. feet of the tile look laminate flooring to put down. This is the first time I have done this. I was trying to figure out how t...
What is the recommened maintenance for new hardwood floors ? I am specifically interested in what the best methods are for cleaning them (without ...