Flooring & Floor Covering
suhPolished Porcelain Tiles- How to remove metal scratch marks?
30 October 2010
I have another idea...the White Magic sponges. You wet them and rub onto marks and they magically disappear. That shouldn't hurt the tiles, and it's worth a try
chippySolid timber on concrete slab (WA) - baffled by the choices
29 October 2010
Wider boards require thicker boards. If you are going for the 80-100mm range 12 or 13mm is fine for direct stick. If you go wider, the boards are more prone to cupping so…
anthony_carterBamboo - What do you guys think ?
27 October 2010
No worries. Be VERY VERY careful of "cheap" bamboo from places like eBay. You always get what you pay for. Stuff that sells for far less than Styles COSTS has got to send…
building bugtiles v jackhammer - 24 hours to decide, VOTE NOW!!
22 October 2010
We ended up going with the tiles. The builder actually said he thought it looked better as tiles once he saw it this morning. It seems the tiler thought it was meant to be…
anthony_carterSolid timber vs engineered timber flooring. Difference???
17 October 2010
I disagree Lex. But then, that's the good thing about a forum, Anyone can express an opinion which is fair.
anthony_carterHelp on flooring for rumpus room
16 October 2010
There is a school of thought that says that hardfloors are worse for asthma etc. Hardfloors allow dust to circulate through the air more than carpet, which traps them. If…
Sunflowersfloating floor install...what to expect
15 October 2010
Hi, Less than a week ago I had a floating floor installed throughout most of my house (except bathroom and laundry). Premium Uniclic Readyflor heavea is the product that…
DollarGrey Ironbark vs Spotted Gum Hardwood Floors?
13 October 2010
We know exactly what was used as my partner and his dad do floor sanding as a business. The photos displayed are not the final product however happy to post one if I can…
12 October 2010
http://www.realestate.com.au/property-h ... -105871401 Nice and classy!
Casa2Flooring in laundry- advice before monday!
11 October 2010
As others have mentioned, there are two reasons for having tiles in your laundry. 1) It's a wet area (with a floor drain) 2) It connects to the outside and it's good to…
Casa2Terrible, Terrible Tiles! Cant believe they have been laid!
7 October 2010
Dangerjim, Those tiles/laying are terrible. If it wasn't a brick pattern, you probably wouldn't notice. It's certainly the tiles that are at fault, but as others have…
anthony_carterLaminate Maintenance/Brand Help!!!
6 October 2010
Laminate flooring is not that great with water. For a rental situation, I would recommend trying Allure. It's a floating PVC floor. Looks and feels like a laminate/timber…
garydingSome advice plz.....^_^ - what floorboard should I choose!?
30 September 2010
Thanks guys! My apartment is in sydney and near the water, so relatively humid I heard that solid timber is pretty hard to maintain, is it true? In terms of investment,…
Mark SWIR doors won't fit after carpet installation- an oversight?
27 September 2010
The entrance door will obviously need to be cut as well. If there is too much of a gap when closed after it is cut, you may need a fit a draft excluder, being an outside…