My fiance and I just bought an old turn of the century farm house with hardwood floors throughout. The floors dont look like they have ever been r...
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I think wooden floors should appear used as they age - meaning nicks and dings are acceptable. My wife fortunately agrees with me. How do we best...
Can somebody offer suggestions on how I would go about tiling the stairway that leads to my basement. We've recently moved in a house that "needs ...
My kids' dog just chewed a hole about the size of a 50 cent piece in my carpet, in a very visible spot in front of the couch.Is there any way I can...
I'm finishing a basement bathroom that was half-finished when we bought the house. The previous owner put up greenboard in the shower area, which ...
what is the best way to install new lanolium over the old lanolium? What is the best adhesive to use? How do you keep it flat?
I was wondering if a concrete backboard could be laid on top of a tiled floor. The original floor is concrete with 12x12 tiles on top that are com...
We've carpeted half of our basement and used a latex based sealer first. We now want to lay ceramic tile under the bar area and have heard mixed o...
I am tiling my bathroom floor.. I have taken it down to the bare concrete and have removed as much of the previous glue as possible... I am trying ...
Can you reglaze ceramic tile on a bathroom floor? Will it stand up to traffic?I've heard great things about reglazing walls and bathtubs, etc, but...
I saw on a show where they installed "Dutch Barn" style flooring in a kitchen. It's wood planking with 2" wide concrete strips between them. Does...
I am thinking about installing the Armstrong swift-loc flooring system. I do have a damp basement floor with exisitng tiles. The moisture from th...
I will be installing wood base moulding in a lower level room that has a concrete floor. The homeowner will have carpet laid sometime in the futur...
I decided to take on my first home-improvement project, and of course, it had to be a hard one! I'd like to lay ceramic tile in my foyer. I need ...
8 years ago I installed 12x12 self-adhesive tiles starting at my entry way, hallway, sitting-room and kitchen. They have held up well, but it's ti...
My husband and I are renovating the kitchen in a circa 1912 house and the room has ceramic "subway tiles" installed as wainscotting (from the floor...
I am tiling my bathroom, using 12" x 12" tiles.I need to cut a round hole for the toilet in one tile.Any ideas????
I am tiling a bathroom floor and have removed the carpet leaving the existing partcle board flooring, Can I tile directly over the particle board? ...
The deck is over a garage and is painted with acrylic deck paint. Can not walk over it under summer sun, too hot! Plus aesthetically not attractiv...