I read all the prior messages about the subject. My dilema is that two contractors have different view points on the application of a sealer. The f...
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I have just removed some carpeting that was covering some industrial tiles and discovered that the carpet installers had used some glue on the indu...
The sliding glass door in our family had a bad seal and allowed water to rot the sub-floor. I plan to replace the effected area with new flooring....
Can anyone tell me if linoleum can be painted, and if so how effctive is it?Mine has yellowed all over.
Folks,My wife says she saw on HGTV a particleboard floor that was stained and looked pretty good. This sounds like a creative (and cheap) alternat...
I am in the process of selling my house and of course something happens. My dog has unravelled in 3 different places my Berber carpet. 2 places a...
Is there a way to remove what looks like tile containing asbestos from hardwood floors.The tiles have been glued to the floor for about 35 years.Th...
I have various scratches in my wood floors some add to and some are just to big and need to go away. What is the easiest way to remove these from ...
Well we have pulled up the carpet and pads and found beautiful wood floors.....but how the heck do we get the nail strips up?? Is there an easy tri...
I would like to stain a maple hardwood floor. I am aware of problems with blotchy coloring. I was recently informed that years ago they used a ve...
Under the carpet in my 1919 house is that hard linoleum (like in schools). Under that is what my dad calls the subfloor. I want to remove the carp...
When laying solid wood flooring, in this case random width, wide plank, soft yellow pine. Is it necessary to lay the planks perpendicular to the fl...
Askthetileman? I doubt it...Post your question on BOBs Old Message board at: http://www.bobvila.com/wwwboard/wwwboard.html There are a lot of exper...
We will be replacing all the carpet in our home with hardwood floors next summer, but in the meantime I need an inexpensive way to put hard floor i...
I recently purchased a home previously occupied by someone who fancied themselves quite the "do-it-yourselfer" He installed shower tile directly o...
I have an upstairs bathroom with a tiled floor and crack across the middle. I've been told that this is probably not the original flooring and when...
We're using a radiant heating system in concrete. This will be in our barn/shop that we'll live in while we build our home. We'd rather not insta...