Flooring & Floor Covering
namtrakTimber floorboards on concrete slab AND under floor heating?
11 May 2011
Not much help, but about 6 months ago I quoted on a job which was a timber floor over a heated slab. From memory the boards were some sort of oak being imported from…
leanne27procedure for floating floor on uneven concrete slab
7 May 2011
Thank you for all the responses. The slab was a pre existing one, we had another slab added in the extended portion which is level. There was a 4cm difference between old…
m_shawryAngled/diagonal walls and doors across timber flooring
6 May 2011
Personal preference comes into play. It is good practice to have your main hallway run longways and simply continue each room off from there with the grain. You can get…
mickvePlywood under timber flooring - is it worth it?
1 May 2011
From what i have seen of heble it is very uneven you may have trouble with levels. With the glue you should be able to scrape it of easy dont bother nailing into heble it…
chippySealing Concrete in Preperation for Timber flooring
29 April 2011
Sika Primer MB as a moisture barrier and then direct stick with Sika T55 is my preferred system. Selleys make a liquid nails direct stick that is designed for the purpose…
RewahBamboo Flooring - Horizontal, Vertical, Compressed?
29 April 2011
zeitgeber - Thanks for picking that up, all fixed now. Yes in terms of strength compressed is superior to horizontal and vertical, but many people prefer the…
daisy.webbHELP needed on Laminate flooring brands...
18 April 2011
Hi, Just wondering if you ended up going with the Titan kwik-fit 12mm select range of laminate floors. We're looking at something along those lines and saw your post from…
mistymoo09Please show me your timber laminate flooring!!!!!!!!!!!!
17 April 2011
Thanks so much
Michellecarpets and allergy
5 April 2011
http://www.carpetinstitute.com.au/downl ... ns_000.pdf Also that using a good, well maintained vacuum with HEPA filtration is essential. And open up the house before,…
Bamboo KingTile or timber floor.... your opinions please
30 March 2011
Hello Here is a great article Bamboo Flooring Vs Tiles http://www.simplybamboo.com.au/tiled-fl ... oring.html And also Timber Flooring Vs Bamboo Flooring
susiebroonTimber laminate flooring - recommendations?
20 March 2011
Hi there, we got bamboo flooring put down in our living areas and timber laminates in our bedrooms. We got it done about 6 months ago. We paid $49 per meter, it included…
PippiGrout width between rectified and non-rectified tiles
18 March 2011
Thanks, Lex. I'll just have to make sure the tiler has the right spacers.
LexBest tool for attaching Skirting Boards - UPDATE (:
17 March 2011
Ah, yes , I was going to write a little update but was just lazy All skirts, where required, cut a tiny bit (or sanded) to fit better and all fitted (except a few…