Flooring & Floor Covering
Either way, you will need hardboard down first to install either of them. The only vinyl in Australia that doesn't require hardboard first is Karndean's 4.5mm plank.…
I've been continuing with my research and wanted to see your opinion on the two products in question.
With Solvent-based Polys (Looking…
Polished Concrete in New Build
Unfortunately Builders bumping up the engineering is easy money here's why
1. Clients rarely understand and then question engineering
2. Structural upgrades are big ticket…
Cavalier Bremworth Samurai Range Pilling
Thanks Chippy! That’s comforting to hear the shedding isn’t too excessive. Of all the carpets we have seen this is our favourite, so glad to hear you like it and you…
It will be interesting to see the result, I would get advice from your flooring contractor about what they know best.
If you're in Melbourne I may have a guy for you.
Re leveling house ‘jack and pack’
You could be treating symptom and not a cause. There is a reason why your house is out of level how do you know what it is?
In a worst case scenario you could spend the…
Laminate vs Engineered Timber Flooring
I was initially looking for a light oak type of engineered timber flooring for a new apartment which we will be living in, as I like the look and feel of real wood. I've…
Metricon perfect timber flooring
I’m building with Metricon the vantage 48 and have my colour appointment in 2 weeks. Im really struggling with flooring. With Perfect timber flooring trend line range is…
Engineered timber wear layer 2mm vs 4 mm
I have selected engineered timber from prestige oak (preference floors) 2mm wear (2/14mm) in natural oak. brushed We love the color.
Janka for oak 6.1kN
I am now…
Help with choosing hybrid planks
I had a problem with Paul, he was in a terrible state .I didn't know what to do because I don't know about repairs. On the advice of a friend, I called specialists ,. Now…
Cashmere Touch Carpet (nysoft)
Hi rimon82 - I have the same question as you do. I am also looking at the Cashmere Touch and would like to here from anyone you has installed it to see how it performs. …
Oct 07, 2019 12:04 pm
Before you narrow down, you need to know the epoxy flooring better. Then you can easily narrow down which is not deserve to stay on up.
Sep 20, 2019 8:18 am
Karndean Wormy Chestnut
What would be the best carpet color palette to go with Karndean Australian Wormy Chestnut? Greys or Browns? Light or dark? The tiles in the wet areas are mid grey.
Sep 03, 2019 1:55 pm
We built our Porter Davis home in 2016 and had Cat 3 Lenton Brae carpet installed in coffee colour.
We have had some damage to the rumpus room carpet and need to…
Carpet tacks poking feet at doorway
Sorry craig you are miss informed.The Australian standards are to use the timber smoothedge against tiles.carpet spikes just need to be tapped down.30 years of experience
Where to buy carpet in Melbourne?
Can some one please recommend a good place t get carpet from to replace existing carpet at our new place?
I visited Carpet Court and got a quick quote of $65 for square…
Hi all. I recently had a grind and seal done on my mid 80s home floor. I chose a semi gloss finish and the contractor use an oil based polyurethane. My problem is that I…
Exterior entrance paving recommendations
Most tile places will let you take samples home, so my advice is to get some large format tiles in medium to dark grey and put them next to the wall and window, to see…
Hybrid Flooring vs Luxury Vinyl Plank
Korlok hybrid i thought was the nest too. I saw abode also but i couldnt find the color that i was after and then if ound korlok... its karndean so i was happy with it.
Floorboards - restore or go over?
Now that I've seen them, I would double my recommendation. We recently stitched in some replacement boards in a Canberra home, because parts had been poorly patched. Now…
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Mar 26, 2019 11:12 am
New to this forum. Just wandering if anyone can give me advice on cracked/splitting turpentine floorboards. They are installed on batons which are on a concrete…
Hi anyone used carrara tile to living? We are using it in the living, study , lounge and kitchen and dinmensions will be 600*600 please share your thoughts , reviews, pics thanks.
Mar 14, 2019 7:37 pm
Cracking Noises - Floating Floors
Thank you Alex, that was interesting reading! I’ve watched some videos of similar noises and mine are not as bad, and so I’m not sure it’s going to qualify as a…
My contractor just finished the concrete floor in my future to be 2nd hand shop in Haifa, Israel.
The cutting of the joints was premature, and the cuts are full of…
Sanding/finishing wood floors
Sounds reasonable to me.
A day for sanding and clean up.
A day to apply first coat.
A day to cure.
A day to apply second coat.
A day to cure.
Refinish cypress pine or laminate?
We have a split level, double story home with a maze of different flooring. The new extension (not done by us) has top of the range light timber look wide laminate…
Feb 08, 2019 5:30 pm
Laminate floors without scotia???
I know this issue has been talked about in the forum quite a bit but I haven’t got one answer as to if we can have laminate floors without scotia or…
Avorio Polished Porcelain - Hynes
Did anyone select Avorio Polished Porcelain for their flooring?
We selected these for our house.
Would love to see any pictures of Avorio Polished Porcelain.
Just purchased a 1960s house with Tas oak hardwood floorboards, however in the lounge area the old fireplace was removed and the mantel area poured in with…
Jan 31, 2019 9:34 pm
Can anyone advise me on how this floor should look pre seal?
I have had a professional sand…
Rugs in Melbourne?
To decor my new home I have searched so many online stores but didn't find any store according to my need.
Actually, I was searching for Morrocan Shaggy Rugs for my…
Removing paint from garage floor
Garage floor (car is housed in garage) was originally sealed then painted over, now it's coming off, have tried to gernie and repaint with no luck.....can you put…