Flooring & Floor Covering
Karndean vinyl planks and tiles
We sell Karndean as supply only for those who want to DIY.
Yes, the vinyl can be glued onto hardboard. Make sure you purchase the proper glue from your supplier when…
Jun 02, 2011 12:54 pm
Which one do you like?
I like redwood floors, but with your color selection I would definatly go with the one on the right.
May 31, 2011 4:31 pm
Victoria Carpets Brescia Twist
Hi Anthony, I wonder if your really have any idea of what you are talking about! Onlinecarpet provide great service, all products are covered by full manufacturers…
Timber or tile with inside dog?
Thanks for your feedback everyone. It's great to hear everyone elses experiences. I hadn't though of how tiles would fair on an aging dog so these are all things to…
Timber flooring recommendations for ACT
I would be happy to quote, however I am also flat out. Give Russell a call at CAA timbers - he has a big list of floor guys and he also tends to know who is busy,…
Matt Porcelian tiles - follow on
Hi, I have been looking at honed travertine porcelain tiles for the bathrooms, laundry and powder room. Does anyone know if they would be high…
Need kitchen floor advice please
You guys are funny.
Belveder, we have never had a problem (if timber floors are solid) using 6mm cement sheet to lay floor tiles. You will see that the sheet is marked…
carpet over floating floors
Is the floating floor under the skirting, or is there a scotia around the wall.
If it is a timber floating floor,and under the skirting, there may be a slight gap when the…
Laying Lino/Vinyl in Kitchen
You could full stick the vinyl by turning one half of the vinyl back at a time.
You need a very fine toothed spreader for the adhesive. Not much is needed to hold the…
What's hiding under the carpet?
It's standard to just lay underlay and carpet straight onto the concrete slab. However as you say you could feel the cracks in the slab, it sounds like the cracks must be…
I went with the Quickstep Natural Oak and love it Our floor is coming up a year old and no scratches or problems. Here are the pictures I took soon after installation and…
Which Mortar Joints are best.
Please help us choose mortar joints.
Which looks good for our bricks.
Coastal Amber for…
Carpet or Timber upstairs
Southern Blue Gum would be my choice! looks outstanding, depends on the rest of your rooms though and the rest of the interior setup......
Carpet discolouration, help please
Ive had that happen to my carpet too and its dreadful.
Called VIP Carpet Cleaning http://www.vipcarpetcleaning.com.au in Sydney and thay did…
I don't believe in the 'carton of beer' gesture. At least, it didn't work for me, and it wasn't even only the beer.
Recommendation on Laminate Flooring
I was in bunnings tonight & noticed their laminated flooring. They had a good range & some of them were quite appealing. The only thing is no info on the quality of the…
2 Q's Porcelian Tiles and New Q150 Carpet
I had the large porcelaine tiles 600 x 600 neutral coloured tiles layed a couple of years ago but not the shiny ones. They are matt, sort of and have sliight undulations…
DiLorenzo - 1.5mm grout
I called them today and .............
that will be another $24/ sqm please madam......I also found out you have to pay underlay in wet areas for any tile over 200 x 200…
New Carpet - Tips please
There are hazardous levels too all cleaning chemicals used from good to worse but want to know that are carpet cleaning chemicals harmful to my children or pets?
Battens under the timber flooring
I dont know why people would put ply or battens down on a perfectly good substrate of concrete? Complicating a pretty simply process…
Allure Vinyl Planks
I have been quoted about that for commercial grade vinyl planks, is Allure commercial grade?
Grey Ironbark - cupping
Thanks for that Rizzo, I will get on to them and ask for that. I suspect the timber wasn't down long enough (just a day or two) before being varnished. I'm in Perth, so we…
Rumpus room - carpet or tiles
I prefer carpet for the rumpus room. If it's used for media room then carpet is better for acoustics. Carpet is nicer for sleepovers too, it's…
May 11, 2011 9:42 pm
Prefinished Floorboard Question
Hi! I have prefinished floorboards. Just want to know why they have to 'turn the tongue'. That is, I have 2 floorboards (groove sides) joining…
carpet / flooring questions
Tracey - we did it ourselves, builder went @rse up before the house was finished LOL. Whatever the best underlay was that was what we got - one request from DH was to…
May 07, 2011 10:37 am
Apr 29, 2011 4:17 pm
SmartStrand or similar approximate cost
Found it, roughly $49 per square metre or close to $180 per linear metre + installation costs
I'd definitely need a 15-20% off sale to be able to afford it...
I to am having vinyl after seeing Miss and T v floors
Skirting boards perth
I asked a few weeks back and chippie said to allow about $8 a linear metre for primed mdf
If you find someone good, let me know, we want to get…
Rugs in Melbourne?
One of the best places for rugs is Behruz Studio. But it won't be a bargain. Just go to see what is current in fantastic contemporary rug making so that you can make a…