I live/work in a new "demo" construction. The landord/self-contractor is responsible for the subfloor/underlay.The floor is 3/4" plywood over steel...
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I recently purchased a 108 year old colonial fixxer upper. In two of the bedrooms it looks like the previous owners ripped upped the floor and poli...
There is a method for createing wood floors; as follows:Take a stock of wood, such as ash. Cross cut one half inch "tiles", and glue the tile to t...
The old floor had an overlay and tile, which I have ripped up. Nails from overlay (tile underlay) have left stains in hardwood. We are about to san...
Hi-I have some water stain damage on my hardwood floor from a christmas tree, and would like to know how to bring it back to match the color (dark...
I have loose tiles in my shower stalls in 2 areas. One areas is about 18" x 12", the other is just two tiles. Can this be repaired? Is this a re...
We are trying to remove tar paper from an old floor. It is on a hardwood floor. Do we need to remove it all the way down to the hardwood floor so t...
I have hw floors in a 50-year-old house. The floors are in good shape except for a few scratches where file cabinets, frig, etc., were moved. How c...
We have started to return our "modernized" 1920's Colonial to its original splendour - we now have beautiful dark oak stairs - but the entrance hal...
Anyplace to check out price range for installation and pads? I have a good idea on the carpet price, but live in a small town and just want to make...
The hardwood floor in our kitchen bay area is very cold. I just finished the basement and insulated between the floor joist and drywalled basement ...
Hello,I'm a first time homeowner with a 105 year old colonial...the kitchen floor is presently a vinyl sheet in bad shape over plywood. I know ther...
I damaged the colored sanded grout in my shower floor while trying to clean it with a lime deposit remover. The damaged area has an extremely hard...
I am planning a bath remodel and would like to include an infloor heating system for a vinyl floor. What systems are available that do not involve ...
I have purchased a 50-year old house with wood floors that need refinishing. What is the best method to use? Should I rent a floor sander or sand...
Our original house was built in the early sixties and hardwood floors were throuout. Unfortunately, our home burned and all that remained were the...