How can I remove an old linoleum floor carpet from the 40's (?) and move it to another home. Beautiful condition/hate to see it thrown away. Hear...
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Our 3-yr. old townhouse has pre-finished wood veneer floors with signs of wear and scratches at traffic areas. We were just told by a floor finish...
I am currently gutting my entire bathroom. I plan on replacing wallboard with the 'green'wallboard designed for wet applications. My question: sh...
How do I remove foam carpet backing from a concrete floor? Area is 40'x 15'.
Trying to cut hole in ceramic tile for around faucets.Have tried cutting through with starting with tiny hole made through glaze and then onto a ma...
I am in the process of rehabing a 100 year old home. The one area I have no experience in is wood flooring. The floors are in fairly good shape f...
I am helping my son refinish a 5' X 7' bathroom in a 35 year old house that he recently purchased. Upon removing the bathtub, we discovered that th...
The kitcen floor of the rental apt. that I am vacanting next week was ugly. Therefore, I placed those sticky vinyl tiles(they sell them at Meijer'...
Is is necessary to use an underlayment, such as plywood, over the concrete in order to put down a vinyl covering? thanks in advance....
We are considering converting our attic into two bedrooms. The attic is unfinished - (floor joists exposed). The floor joists are 6 inches. Are ...
I am interested in laying down a cobblewood floor after viewing it as a one of Bob's tips on TV. Is there any DETAILED information available conce...
I am looking for a hand tool to drive nails in tongue and groove flooring at the correct angle,source and proper name of tool.Thanks,Alan
I have a two story wood frame house that is about 20 years old. The wood boards that make up the upstairs floor are 1 1/2" by 5" (thick/width) cove...
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...
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...