Installed new oak hardwood in kitchen 6 months ago. Installer put three coats Lenmar oil based coating. There is an excessive amount of scratchy ...
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I have a huge problem. My house was built in 1978 and I have hardwood floors underneath, however there is two layers of carpet on top of beautiful...
We installed doug fir tongue & groove over a particle board base 12 years ago. Obviously, the wood was somewhat green, since there are now up to 1...
How can I clean a spot on a jute rug where my dog got sick? I poured baking soda on it, but that left a dark, wet looking stain though it is dry.
I have just purchased a home that was built in 1880. I believe the wood floors are the originals. I don't see any evidence of rotting and would lik...
Because of the price difference, I am considering buying 1000 sq. ft of Bruce Anderson Plank 5" engineered flooring to lay on a concrete slab. It ...
Help!My mom wants to glue 'mirror tyle' to the counter, and needs to know what kind of glue to use. I've been reading around this site and read abo...
Hello Newbie homeowner-to-be here. I've been reading through a lot of the wood floor posts but every one I've seen says you have to sand the en...
I have a small living/dinig room area13'X 23' and want to put in either hard wook or laminate. Could I get advise on the layout, including plank wi...
We have 5 stairs from the first floor, then an entryway to the second floor, then the flight of stairs to the second floor. As of now the stairs an...
Bruce used to make a 9" x 9" x3/8" parquet floor tile called Heritage Square. I have someone looking for some to do some repairs. I used the ...
I have plastic(ish) tiles stuck to my bathroom walls. I would really like to change the look of these ugly things but I am not sure if I can paint...
We are tearing up the carpet in a bedroom. Under the carpet is very fine press board, the sawdust kind. We would like to put in hard wood floors ...
Any thoughts, advice, or recommendations regarding Pergo or sheet linoleum? I can't decide which to put in my kitchen. Pros and cons? Thanks.
I just finished laying wide plank dougfir flooring. The guy who milled it for me said his other customers used 50/50 linseed oil and turpentine for...
My house is built on a concrete slab and I want to install a hardwood floor throughout much of my home. From my study of the subject it seems I ca...
We recently purchased a 90 year old home that is in need of some TLC. After pulling up the carpeting the original wood flooring was found. Howeve...
We're planning to install hardwood floors (5/16" solid planks) for entire downstairs of our new house. Need to determine whether we're better off ...
I'd like to put some new carpet in my dining room and hallway stairs to the top landing. How do you take a stairway measurement? I have 12 steps....