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 ...
COMMUNITY FORUM: FLOORING & STAIRS
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...
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 ...
To Whom it may concern:I hope that you can help me.I have just purchased a home. It has a Pergo(tm) floor, Color #2260 - "Courage" Black and White...
I just bought a great little ranch style house in florida and would like to install wooden planks on top of the exisitng concrete slab porch.though...
The final coat of polyurethane was applied to our hardwood floors on Sept. 18 morning. When can we begin to walk on it?Thanks,Jason