are the tile ceramic,or some kind of wall board? either way the drywall under the tile will be damaged. so you will need to do a lot of drywall rep...
carpetmanMember since 01/26/03
any carpet store will have concrete tac strip,i would try this,call a few of the "mom & pop" stores(smaller stores) and ask if they let there insta...
i spent a little thinking about this,and i wonder if the floor could be strengthened from underneath , do you have good access to the bottom of the...
please post more information,how do the floors meet ,which is higher and by how much
sombody screwed up that installation,yes you need a subfloor,whats the answer,pull it all up,install the subfloor.re-install.i dont think its possi...
the thin set won't raise to the level of the tile,just grout over whats there.a normal space for 12 x 12 tiles would be 1/4"(i would not put them t...
first the short answer,go to home depot a take the free tile class they offer each saturday and sunday.now the longer answer.take out the p-board (...
a floating floor will show seams,if you look very close. most people would not have a problem with the look,however you can glue direct to a cemen...
it's not easy to do,but if you take carpet out of a closet ,now you have to replace the closet,perhaps with a piece if lino. the problem is the car...
the 2 in 1 foam is all you need ,the extra plastic is just that. it won't hurt and it wont stink.your installer may have seen a reason why he want...
most houses that have hardwood through the house also have vinyl in the kitchen,so don't worry about the look. good luck
about the warranty,armstrong's clean sweep it's the best there is,a few years ago i had a customer who called me back to say she could not get the ...
yes i know both,the wearlayer on the rhythms (30 mils) is twice as thick as destinations(15 mils)but both are good products,also look at congoluem ...
try this test ,pick a few brands of laminate at your local show room,take a quarter and rub it as hard as you can across the laminate ,try to scrat...
i still think it best to get down to your subfloor,use your saw to get close to the cabinets,then score the vinyl with a utility knife at the cabin...
i'm not sure thats true,but you cant install over the rubber,so you may have to try that.try some boiling water over a small area that may break it...
i'm sorry there is no easy way,keep picking away there are nails or screws,get enough of the wire loose so you can get under it,then pull off large...
i think you have answered your own question,the thin set stuck to the tile but not the slab.that means its not the thin set.that leaves the floor a...
they are quite a bit different,the backing is the main difference,the floor should not be glued down,all adhesives give off gas,the backing on this...
the usual way is a gold metal flat bar,you can also find hardwood flatbar.another way is to use a rubber transition,you will need to find an instal...