COMMUNITY FORUM

sparlinjeanne

02:27AM | 11/04/06
Member Since: 11/03/06
2 lifetime posts
Bvflooring
I need to replace the floor in my 104 year old house in Texas. I can't decide what type of floor will be consistent with the age of the house and be most saleable.

Does anyone have any thoughts?

Jeanne

countrybrenda

03:49AM | 11/04/06
Member Since: 09/18/06
64 lifetime posts
I would think woodflooring but yet I love wood better than carpet. I guess I would also the cost comparison of both since your wanting to sale it.

sparlinjeanne

07:03AM | 11/04/06
Member Since: 11/03/06
2 lifetime posts
Thanks so much for your reply. I'm a messy cook so I definitely don't want carpet in the kitchen. I've considered wood but again I'm a messy cook and I worry about stuff getting between the boards or water I slosh on the floor somehow getting between the boards.

Jeanne

countrybrenda

05:45PM | 11/06/06
Member Since: 09/18/06
64 lifetime posts
if I am thinking right they put a polyurethan (clear coating) on top so there are spaces between the board )at least not on mine)

flooringworldDOTorg

07:43AM | 12/02/06
Member Since: 10/28/05
312 lifetime posts
ceramic tile with sealed joints or sheet vinyl or linoleum is usually best for utility in kitchen areas.

http://obscurity.ws/search.php?query=ceramic+tile

http://obscurity.ws/search.php?query=vinyl+flooring

http://obscurity.ws/search.php?query=linoleum+flooring

.

_____________________________________________

There are two ways to do any job. The right way and the wrong way. Do it right everytime.

_____________________________________________

http://flooringworld.org/

_____________________________________________
Click_to_reply_button
Inspiration_banner

INSPIRATION GALLERY



Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply_choose_button

captcha
type the code from the image

Anonymous

Post_new_button or Login_button
Register

Few projects are more fun than upcycling a vintage piece in a surprising way. Outfitted with a sink and a delicately tiled... Built on a rocky island in the Drina River, near the town of Bajina Basta, Serbia, this wooden house was cobbled together ... Large steel-framed windows flood the interior of this remodeled Michigan barn with daylight. The owners hired Northworks A... Edging formed with upside-down wine bottles is a refreshing change. Cleverly and artistically involving recycled materials... A Washington State couple called on BC&J Architects to transform their 400-square-foot boathouse into a hub for family bea... Similar to the elevated utensil concept, hanging your pots and pans from a ceiling-mounted rack keeps them nearby and easy... For windows, doors, and mirrors that could use a little definition, the Naples Etched Glass Border adds a decorative flora... The thyme growing between these stepping stones adds a heady fragrance to strolls along this lush, low-maintenance garden ... Decoupage is an easy way to add any paper design to your switch plate, whether it is wallpaper, scrapbook paper, book page... Twine lanterns add pops of crafty—but sophisticated—flair to any outdoor setting. Wrap glue-soaked twine around a balloon ... When securely fastened to a tree or the ceiling of a porch, a pallet and some cushioning make the ideal place to lounge. V... Reluctant to throw away any of those unidentified keys in your junk drawer? Hang them from a few chains attached to a simp... A stripped-down model, sans screened porch, starts out at $79,000. Add the porch, a heated floor for the bath, and all the... Salvaged boards in varying widths and colors make up the dramatic accent wall in this attic space. The high-gloss white of... This garden shed has been decked out to the nines. Designer Orla Kiely created the intimate home for a flower trade show, ...
Follow_banner_a
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon
 
webapp2