sal ,flooring is about choices and compromise,if you want it to look real it needs to be real.pergo type laminates will not scratch as much as real...
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talk to the best paint store in town,find out what is the best materials to use .practice on some scrap wood .then go for it.......good luck
you will need the sq ft.of the area you plan to have done in hardwood,and what the contractor will charge for the upgrade. divide the cost by the s...
it depends on what kind of finish you have on the floors ,(1) some kind of urethane or (2) a wax floor, if its #1 try painting on some additional f...
the best answer to to tear out the tile , fix the wall and put up new tile.good luck
sorry i've never heard of that one,take the extra boards you saved when the job was installed and use them to make a repair.make sure your dishwash...
pergo requires that the floor be level with in 1/8" over 10 feet. but a good installer should be able to fix the floor ,so you can install the prod...
you can install on top of the laminate , just rough it up first,a backer board (cement type,like hardibacker) would be better. good luck
first thing ,do a moisture test.if thats ok then put down the 2 in 1 foam,then the laminate...good luck
i,m not sure i understand the question,but here go's...the 5/16 wood is to be qlued down? if so a lino under the wood won't hurt anything,but if c...
most people will tell you a lighter color will make a room look larger,i'm not sure i agree.what i would do is make sure the room has good lighting...
if by flat head you mean like a roofing nail,then i think you should try to pull them,i doubt they will sand off.and i doubt you will be able to ...
i can't give you an exact answer on the sound transmission,but the cork would be the best underlayment,( also anything from mid west padding,felt t...
all laminates from $2.99 / $3.99 are good ,quick click will cost less to install,look at a sheet vinyl from congoleum called ultima $19.95 s.y. fro...
you need to remove all the underlayment so you can inspect the entire subfloor,what is the construction under the sub floor?water damage is usually...
wood and lamanate transitions won't bend,so the trick is to do it another way. can you cut the tile?.use a rubber transition around the tile part? ...
it is good insurance.home depot sells a product called "anti fracture membrane,by redguard" not sure of the cost ,but its nothing copaired to a flo...
(i for got the steps) put the sealer in the applicator,squeez gently and paint the grout lines.thats it