i'm sorry this is not the correct part of the board to ask this question . try the misc. good luck
carpetmanMember since 01/26/03
do you know what your carpet is made of?is it wool or olefin? if you don't know it is probably olefin.do you have any scraps of the carpet,if so pu...
what you have is a "mud bed" a common underlayment for tile,under that is plywood.i would pull it out down to the plywood.and replace it with backe...
you could find unfinished oak at good prices , look in your local yellow pages under flooring supplies....good luck
a couple of things to think about.to take up the existing ceramic tile floor,you will need to smash it out (hammer and chisel time) hard work and l...
there are many brands of hardwood , i have sold most of them,in that time i have never had a problem with a bruce hardwood floor,i would say check ...
the short answer is no.the long answer is the floor must be level as a sheet of glass,which means a lot of floor prep.ceramic tile may be flat(inc ...
you can,but what i would do is install 1/4" backerboard on top of your plywood,that will make for the best installationyou might also want to check...
i think the answer is ,if you want to change the color(stain) in a wood floor ,you will have to sand it.(yes you will get some dust) if you get bid...
most people call sheet vinyl,lino.they are however two differant products.the main mgf.'s armstrong,mannington tarkett & congoleum only sell sheet...
you have two ways to go,(1) cut the nose of the tread,so the riser is flush,or(2)build out the riser so it's flush.your tread will be smaller eithe...
all sheet vinyl mgf will warranty there product as a glueless install.the idea is it requires less floor prep.if you dont need to seam the floor t...
if its the original finish on the floor ,it's a wax finish,get some "dark and rich" or for a light color floor " light and bright" from a bruce har...
test by putting some down in an out of the way area , if the new product does not flake off you should be o.k..( swedish finish is a water cured u...
things may not be as bad as you think.#1....did you put the 2 in 1 foam under the pergo? (2 in 1 foam is the foam with a plastic sheet on one side...
floating floors ,first mgf.in europe,are an easy method to install a hard surface floor(hardwood or laminate) if you go with a glue down product ho...
the best option for underlayment when you are to nail down a hardwood floor is plywood( well secured to the subfloor) a second choice is an approve...
if you are to install peel & place tiles over ceramic the floor must be smooth as glass,so you will need to level the floor using floor patch.it ma...
call back the contractor who installed this floor for you ,any contractor would give a one year warrenty.good luck