i agree with the post from graham flooring ,when you tile over vinyl that's well down, all you have is a moisture barrier... good luck
carpetmanMember since 01/26/03
you can lay your tile on the concrete as is..and i would install the flange and tile up to it....good luck
i have sold bamboo(thats a brand name) and bamtex , both were the same,its a very hard wood,i may be wrong but i think it all comes from the same p...
the major choices for flooring are (1) carpet(2)lino (3) laminate (4)hardwood (5) ceramic (6)vinyl tile.only you can choose.but if you like wood ,t...
you said it yourself,the tile fell down,what happens if 2 years from now the tile falls down,this is a bad idea......how would you feel ir the tile...
first question...how long was the wood in the room(s) before it was installed?hard wood must be at room temp.for a week at least.......if this was ...
dont forget you are adding an extra layer to your existing floor,dont trap the dishwasher.also if the lino is over an underlayment,you can not exte...
if its a solid sheet ,you had better make sure you make a pattern,only one shot to get it right,up to the tub,door,and soil pipe....good luck
i think i understand the problem,you are putting laminate in the hall (or master bedroom) and the laminate will not match up to the bath,unless you...
what kind of tile?what is your subfloor? why don't they lay over the top?please post a reply
a laminate floor will scratch less than a hardwood floor (however a hardwood floor can be refinished,not a laminate)...most brands of laminate will...
i can think of two ways, (1)a schluter bar (2) a hardwood reducer.both are available from home depot....good luck
yes you can use greenboard,but cement board will be better.you can use drywall screws,but backer board screws are coated ,so they dont rust(no stai...
look in your local phone book for hardwood refinishing,have two companys come out and give you a bid,ask lots of questions.
you will need underlayment staples.7/8" should be fine...a rental center will have the gun and the staples...when you put down the board put one st...
the best thing you could do is invest in a high quality hard surface flooring such as ceramic tile or commercial sheet vinyl....good luck
sanding remove's very little of the wood.but you can try the medium first and see how that works....good luck