I recently bought a house that has a pink bathroom, and it is mostly tile...I have heard you can scrub the texture off the tile, prime it, and then...
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My southern California home was the original ranch house for a lemon and orange grove in the mid '40's. We've lived in it since '82 and have never ...
My wife and I recently built a new home and in the doorway to one of the second bedrooms on the second floor, there is a loose floor board. Is the...
hi!i've pulled up the carpet in my house to expose the concrete underneath (going to acid stain it). here's the problem: some of the nails in the...
PLEASE HELP!!!!! I HAVE ASKED THIS QUESTION BEFORE AND RECIEVED NO RESPONSE. I KNOW THAT SOMEONE OUT THERE KNOWS THE ANSWER. PLEASE REFER TO PREVIO...
hello...i have hardwood polyeurothane no wax hardwood floors and used water and white vinager combination to clean the floor. Now my floors have a...
We just installed saltillo tile on ourscreen porch. What is the best thing touse to seal it and how many coats should weapply. There will probabl...
I have recently removed the old and sagging ceiling tile from my kitchen. underneath the tile is a framework of wood strips over wood panels, which...
Hi. I am doing a penetrating oil / wax finish on my oak floors. I want to buy a buffer, but am unsure if I need the low speed(175RPMs) or the hig...
I need to know what the difference in burnishing and polishing a tile floor is.
I have an area that was located under a water fountain that the water has leaked on and caused damage to the tiles. They are starting to warp and c...
Hi, Our bedroom carpet was ruined last week by a busted water heater. Now the heater has been replaced, restoration has removed the padding and i...
How large of a space should be left between the laminate flooring and a wall, door frame, etc. The manufacturer of my flooring recomends 15mm (abou...
Would an epoxy or epoxy based product create a water/dirt/food impermeable barrier if used as a 'sealer' on grout?
Last question.There is a section of floor in front of an exterior door that was cut out and replaced with linoleum. It looks HORRIBLE.We want to r...
We have recently pulled carpet off of our living room floor. The HW floor underneath appears solid, without any stains or gaps in it.However, ther...
After 2 years I've finally begun to tackle the loose tiles in my shower. After taking down a considerable number of tiles I discovered the wall be...
Our home was built 10 years ago and now we need to update and make repairs. We are trying to tdecide what to do.We want to remove the carpet and p...
we are refinishing our finished basement; we had carpet on the floor and are wondering if we should replace it with carpet or ceramic tiles. the ...