I am converting a 1916 comercial building into an loft apt. One of the many problems are cracks in the pine floor. Over the years the boards have ...
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I have an area at the entrance to a room with oak flooring where the flooring strips aren't tight against one another. This has apparently happened...
We're working with a builder and plan to start construction soon. We had planned to pour a slab and stain the concrete as our finished flooring, b...
There is a wire mesh you can put down over an existing subfloor, to put mastic on and place marble tiles over, instead of putting down wonderboard....
I have a very heavy trap door in my hallway floor which goes to the basement. It is 8 ft. long and...
I am planning to tile my 3 season porch which has a concrete floor. This floor has a rough texture and I have concern over tiling directly on it. A...
My husband and I bought a house a couple of years ago. When I decided I didn't like my kitchen floor anymore, I decided to look under it to see w...
As a first-time ceramic floor do-it- yourselfer, I put down a little too much quick set mortar for the first couple of tiles and the mortar pushed ...
I have a light pickled finish oak floor and put a large rug on it about a year ago. The back of the rug is a glued weave. The floor has yellowed ...
Our house is 35 yrs old with hardwood floors, but they squeek. Any suggestions on how to stop the squeeking? Should I just screw them down?
Hoping someone can help with this question. I am installing new tile in an existing bathroom. The existing floor is tile over a 2 inch mortar bed. ...
We have bought a house built in the 1980's when our area of TEXAS was still the wild wild west, so we are not talking skilled craftsmen here. My f...
this is actually a eply to the old site, but I just learned about this site and thought I may get more help here!Posted by kyle garrity on January ...
My wife and I are deciding on whether we should install Kahrs engineered or Junckers solid (clip)on our concrete floor. We don't know much about th...
My basement has several long, thin cracks running along the floor. When I bought the house 3 years ago, the inspector said not to worry about them...
We have pergo over a terazzo subfloor and it buckled after six months, the installer reinstalled a new floor and it to is buckling again. When the...
At present we have a very deteriated shower areal. The existing wall is block with green board and bath board. This will be the second time in 13...
I WOULD LIKE TO CERAMIC TILE MY FAMILY ROOM. I HAVE A GRADE LEVEL SLAB. I REMOVED THE OLD FLOOR TILE AND AM NOW LEFT WITH THE BLACK MASTIC. WHAT SH...
Recently laid marble floor has some spots .Is there any way to remove them? The floor has been seald by the contractor.Thank you for your help.