I am going to be installing ceramic tile in several rooms of our house including the hallway. There are a number of sizes of tile to choose from. I...
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Hi! I don't know if you can help me; a friend of mine just bought a condominium on a third floor, that has carpeting. He wants to remove the carpe...
I started stripping 5 coats of paint off a 1912 porch floor in 2001 and it has been a nightmare. We do not have lofty notions of this floor having ...
I installed a shaw laminate floor, which uses the simplelock glueless system, which is basicly a snap together tounge and groove.My problem is I ne...
I am looking for protective floor coverings to put down on a hardwood floor while moving into a house.
I have a small bathroom floor that I want to replace. Currently, from the joists going upwards, I have: 1x boards running diagonally, 3/4-inch (I t...
Folks, we have a brand new house with vinyl flooring in the kitchen. Would like to replace this flooring with tiles. Could you please sugesst optio...
Hello, I need some help. I have ripped up the tile that covers my 3 1/4" hardwood fur floor as I am going to refinish it and now have a nasty blac...
when installing laminate flooring on stairs and the top stair adjoins with carpet does the carpet wrap around the top stair and get stapled underne...
We KNOW lack of humidity led to the appearance of gaps in the finished flooring and that HOPEFULLY a return to normal humidity will result in a ret...
I should have repeated the fact that the underlayment and the finsihed flooring both run in the SAME direction ;-(((. There are earlier mesagges wi...
When I was young and knew not....I adhere a man-made tile trim with liquid nails to the drywall of a bathroom. I did this instead of putting on a ...
hi , i have wood flooring in my home , the boards measure 1 1/2" wide x 1/2"-3/4" thick, and they run in various lengths..but they seem fairly long...
What is the purpose for leaving 1/8" of a space between backerboard when installing it?Why not just installing them without leaving the space betwe...
All,I've laid tile on flat level surfaces and now I'm ready to tackle a bathtub conversion to a walk in shower. But, I'm taking it a step further ...
After 32 years living in a 'company' house built in 1927, we have discovered all the first floor hardwood flooring has been laid in the SAME direct...
What advice can you give re painting plywood floors to use for a couple of years instead of laying down flooring?
Posted yesterday on same subject, but without the icon. ANY suggestions or ideas most gratefully accepted.
Does anyone have any advice on how to paint outdoor retaining wall blocks and outdoor concrete flooring?We are going to paint a basketball court on...
I have a second floor room (11 x 15 ft) with a load of about 1500 lbs of books and furniture. I am not certain about the floor joists but think th...