Flooring & Floor Covering
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…
MicklouOriginal Brushbox Floor - Tung Oil or Poly?
15 March 2011
Thanks Southies! I remember reading your thread ages ago during your build. I think you have hit A nail on the head - it is the sanding which is a pain. We are worried…
mandsrBurbank Colour Selections - Tiles and Carpets
13 March 2011
Hi Brom, We're doing all timber downstairs and carpet upstairs, but we are doing it ourselves after handover - except the laundry/powder/bathrooms which Burbank are…
Bamboo Kingdluxhom or floor one for bamboo flooring?
10 March 2011
As the old saying goes you pay for what you get, always get 3 quotes, and ask the company if you can inspect one of there floors when they are laying, so you can see the…
kytonFloating Floor + expansion joints, are they having me on???
9 March 2011
Stormy - ours is the same. No expansion joints here and our rooms are massive. It would be close to 20m by 13m for our area.
dclaywReplacing floor coverings upstairs - alternatives
6 March 2011
For now, I'm leaning the other way with timber stairs and timber (or good quality laminate) in the hallway. My stairs are in 2 sections with a landing half way up and…
ZedmanFloating Floorboard or Tile Flooring?? Need All the Advise!
4 March 2011
You can have a combination of both. If you look at the link to our web site we bring in timber look floor tiles from Spain. Hard to believe they are tile..but they are. Cheers
blueblueblueWhat's on the floor of your buit-ins, pantry and linen?
4 March 2011
Thanks!!! Seems like everyone is matching it to what is on adjoining floors.
StormyCarpet and laminate floor - which one to lay first
4 March 2011
I had my timber (engineered) layed first. The process creates quite a bit of dust when they trimmed all the boards and the architraves, and it was then walked EVERYWHERE!…
Bamboo KingUltra10 - Blackbutt solid overlay floor COMPLETED!
3 March 2011
I must say that your blackbutt floor looks great!!! Love the fact that there is not much black vein like you get with marri, And this is from a person who just sell…
NonnaConcrete floors - what are the differences?
24 February 2011
Oh excellent. We're actually doing a flat up first- in the next 6-8 weeks which requires concrete. Only really 2 rooms. Then in about 6 months time... or probably more-…
DreamerA few questions about timber laminate flooring - NEW Q's pg1
23 February 2011
How is the flooring feel to walk on??? I have been in some houses and they creak and just dont feel solid under foot. Our carpet was damaged in…
Grout PerfectPolished Porcelain - sealing after the job is done
18 February 2011
You do not need to seal them at all, tilers do not know don`t ask me why, if unsure pour on some red cordial or soyer sauce wipe up asap if it leaves a stain seal it. Craig
namtrakBrushbox flooring with waterbased bona anyone seen finished?
14 February 2011
Yep, did a hallway a few months ago. Looked a million dollars, nice and light - a pretty contemporary sort of look