Flooring & Floor Covering
namtrakcreaking area in floor (20 yr house - pine)
26 March 2010
Identify the cause first. Look closely (hands and knees type close) and then go from there. Likely causes: The boards are running up and down the nails. The tongue and…
matShould carpet be laid before or after WIR inserts installed?
27 March 2010
The brain got that ....but the hand typing the reply didn`t
ebyelyakovunderlay for solid timber floors on concrete slab
29 March 2010
Thanks for the replies. From what I gather, Direct stick seems to be pushed as a cheaper installation method. Although one installer said he would…
neorayezCarpet stuffed after a year of normal use
30 March 2010
Laid plenty of the furry back one you describe. Lays like an elastic band. Seems to stretch for miles. Agree with you on the durability. The new one i laid was a white…
slevenRe-Tiling - Can you retile on the old adhesive!!??
2 April 2010
laurendBamboo Flooring in Melbourne: Perfect Timber Floors????
11 April 2010
just a tip - after talking with several bamboo places, they highly recommend using the 4 way locking system (which is patented and apparently only…
herbiecatLaminate floor beading - color of floor or skirting board?
11 April 2010
We had Timber laminate in our old house with beading the same colour as the laminate. It looked really good. We liked it, also made it look a bit more like real timber…
MangoFor anyone considering DIY floorsanding
19 April 2010
Thanks all, we are more than happy with the end result . Good luck with your DIY attempt candice. Namtrak- or anyone else that might know. We spilt hand sanitiser on our…
mickveWood floor after carpets....problems?
19 April 2010
We're getting the Bamwood range from this place in Perth: http://bamboozle.com.au/productlisting/ ... mwood.aspx It's compressed bamboo and is…
thunderboltInfo on Amtico or Karndean Vinyl Plank Flooring please?
25 April 2010
Hi Michelle this is a picture of the tiles in the house sold about two years ago. I have cut a little bit from one of the photos taken for the advertising. This is a bit…
namtrakorder of floor polishing and painting/skirts
28 April 2010
It depends a bit on the sander, personally I prefer to get in before the kitchen and do a rough sand with the big belt sander (this levels the floor before the kitchen…
ebyelyakovBest place to buy raw solid timber flooring?
3 May 2010
Well, research pays. The cheapest place I could find when looking 6 months ago was North Rivers Timber. Not sure if they are still the cheapest - the dynamics changes…
evo9Floating Floors in Unit - Is SCOTIA the only option?
6 May 2010
Its pre primed mdf with a slight angle on the front edge for a modern look