Flooring & Floor Covering
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?
My Bathroom, toilet and kitchen makers. So if your all wondering where I have been, I've been doing my…
Upgrade to porcelain tiles is requiring additional cleaning
thank you so much for the information
Skirting boards when flooring after handover
I'm suggesting if you know what flooring you would like; and how proud of the floor it sits; and the builder will agree to install the skirting at that height, then do it.…
Recommendations for a bamboo flooring repair person (Melb)?
G'day all, I have some water-damaged bamboo flooring (from a leaking shower), and need to get it replaced. (Leak has been sorted, so it's safe to do this part now.) It's…
Can anyone tell what is the construction type of this carpet
Hi, I came across this carpet in many display homes and wanted to know if anyone knows what type of carpet is this? Is it closed loop? Any help would be really…
Brushbox sanding and polishing. Is this a fault by tradesman
Hi, I recently had some brushbox that was previously polished sanded back and repolished. It looks good but there are some irregularities I have uploaded here. The…
Vinyl Plank Flooring Questions Answered
Hi Gary, I don't know if you still check in here but had a question about LVP in kitchen. After doing the kitchen looking to replace the floor (concrete slab) and using…
Which type of flooring would you choose and why?
Have you had a look at hybrid flooring? It looked to me more realistic than the vinyl plank and is apparently 100% waterproof. The ones I liked (mid range?) were about…
Need to cover exposed concrete where a built in wall unit wa
Hi all, I've recently removed an ugly brick wall unit and am now left with bare concrete surrounded by laminate floating flooring. Unfortunately the exact flooring type is…
Replacing own floorboards NSW licence required?
Hi Guys I'm planning on replacing a few floorboards in my tenant's townhouse, just good old timber ones maybe 4. I know how to do it but do i need a licence to do that in…
Floor Finishes - Solvent-based Poly vs Oil Hardwax
im in the same boat but looking at it from health/voc and repairable ect i dont really want to sand floors in the future
SPC or Laminate flooring that is almost scratch proof
I'm considering to use the same type of flooring for our renovation. One of the reasons why I looked at this type of flooring is due to its scratch resistant nature. I…
Is it possible to stain or paint standard builders MDF stair
karndean laminate vs hardwood, new house build
anyone know what sort of price difference we are looking out between this type of laminate vs real wood? wife wants real wood if we can afford. seems to be really hard…
Anyone used UB Trading Pty Ltd for Bamboo flooring?
Hi Jazz926 Did you opt for UB trading for your flooring? If so, what type of flooring did you go with ? Thanks Jack
Bamboo floors - give me the good, the bad, the evil!
Hi Just wondering how your Genesis bamboo floors are? I’m considering getting them laid but the negative reviews are scaring me. Thanks.
Wood flooring popping up, how to glue it down please
Awesome thanks Chippy that's great. Cheers. Very much appreciated.
Which timber for flooring- New England blackbutt or silver t
Thanks, for anyone researching later we decided on the blackbutt floors, I like the look and the hardness and we were told it resists termites while the stringy bark…
Vinyl planks (Godfrey Horst Stonehaven or similar) for both
Vinyl planks are great, upstairs and downstairs are fine. If you are living there yourself I would want to carpet the bedrooms. If its a rental, vinyl plank the bedrooms…
Engineered timber wear layer 2mm vs 4 mm
Hi 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…
Upper floor - Floating timber / engineered timber floors
It is this one in Cream, it was an upgrade from the standard laminate. I wanted to go timber, but lost that negotiation. A lot of people think it is timber when seeing it
Tiling over tiles.. is this possible or not at all?
If the original tiles are still in good nick and stuck solid (ie no druminess/hollow sounds when tapping) then you can tile over tile. Normally the tiler would need to…