i would say its almost never a problem, any time someone shops my store,someone has told them cat's (dogs.) will pull up the loops,yet i have neve...
carpetmanMember since 01/26/03
i,m pretty sure your problems are temp related, but it sounds as if your doing everthing correctly.(with the inspection ect) congoleum is a good co...
well ken,maybe we can agree to disagree, the first 3 brands you mention are not distributed in my area,however mannington is ,great product ,no pro...
try just adding a layer of plywood,(1/2")if you can stamp on the floor without falling through it's probably o.k. ( it's never worth trying to fix ...
if you feel that "acceptable limits" is not acceptable,tell them you want an indepent inspector to look at the floor.(poss your local contractor bo...
i have seen,but never sold this product, i understand it's made of some kind of rosin mixed with stone dust, the big selling point is it's not cold...
find a wood floor you can stick down,or one you can float,check out coastal woodlands by bruce .the top layer is as thick as a solid wood floor (wi...
talk to a good carpet guy,you dont give the family room size,but concider not putting in tac-strip at all,if you get a good thick carpet you cant c...
you have done a great job.make sure the screws are galvinized (coated so they wont rust) use a penny as your spacer for the 4' x 8' sheets of plywo...
i talked to the tarkett rep today if your existing parquet floor is well down,you can install over it. look at the reducer's available (for use at...
talk to your local home center,go over your cocerns.as a general rule tile is a do it yourself project/lino should be done by an installer. tile is...
installing ceramic is easy,each weekend home depot has a class on how to install tile ,take the class (it's no charge) you'll be all set. good ...
it depends what you find underneath,you need toget to plywood,bamboo can be nailed or glued(special glue)down but it needs to be plywood (not parti...
it may not be commercial,it could be "cabin grade" hardwood . cabin grade hardwood is usualy short pieces, stained very dark (to cover the knots )s...
first go to home depot have them open a box of the wood and get the install instructions out (or they could call the mgf.) find out if you can inst...
i have installed a few solid wood floors and you have to top nail your first few rows(don't forget you lean over while standing on the first few ro...
if its not the foundation moving,my guess is ,it is somehow temperature related ,the tile went through a freeze / thaw cycle
i dont know,but a possible guess or two.could they be for possible future pipes. were they used as a level mark for the mortar bed,or did they plug...