Flooring & Floor Covering
mohitSkirting, Floating, Carpet....Insanity
27 July 2009
I will measure teh distance today. But if the point about plywood is correct, then we might just give current skirting a go. I am just conscious that not complying to the…
skitzCan anyone show me a pic of their vinyl floor (not planking)
28 July 2009
Hi, we had vinyl flooring - and it has been ok. We went lower range, and kinda wish we had paid a bit more for it. In saying that though, the vinyl has done well over the…
picklemousePictures please, timber floor, timber vinyl, bamboo. Thanks
31 July 2009
Hi we had originally decided on tiles but are saw some bamboo flooring, would you mind posting pictures here of your floors, telling me what they are made out of and your…
TwoFatKittiesRecommendations for Floor Polisher/Sander Sutherland Shire
3 August 2009
Hi all, We had beautiful solid blackbutt floorboards laid on the ground floor and garage stairwell area in our townhouse about 5 or so years ago. At the time, we decided…
onc_artisanFloor Preperation After Removing Tiles To Then Lay Vinyl???
5 August 2009
Is it 'handy h!re' @ HB? They might have a terrazo grinder (concrete grinder) to use. Pretty sure they got one in for us ages ago (6-7 years ago) all you need to do is…
ICKHELP! Builder has just given us a big tiling shock! :(
6 August 2009
Hey onc_Artisan, sorry, got confused, thanks for the PM, didn't realise thats how they do it. 10 days was for the whole job. They sent through this massive disclaimer…
slugger95Bamboo flooring - anyone had experience?
14 August 2009
Bamboo can be very hard wearing. There are still some cowboys bringing it in from overseas and that can be quite bad. Make sure you purchase it from a reputable business…
monaro57Harvey Norman Flooring (Hi Tech Print Technology)
16 August 2009
I'm interested in hearing more about timber impressions, I saw it in harvey norman on the weekend and being a polished finish it looked like a really nice flooring option.…
royalblueHelp Choosing the carpet, where best to buy, what best tobuy
20 August 2009
OK $100 per linear meter doesn't normally buy you much more than average quality carpet. Look at the range of nylon carpets in a low loop or plush or hard twist cut…
jspitzAnyone know if you can put carpet under the skirting boards?
21 August 2009
Thanks guys i'll look into those options.
Yak_ChatTimber floor joins - advice needed please
23 August 2009
do you have a choice as to the direction that they will lay them? ie has the builder asked you - or are you assuming you have a choice? Personally I'd lay them in the…
leafOptions for laying wood floors over existing tiles
23 August 2009
Thanks for that feedback, Ash. We've shelved reflooring plans for the time being. Agree with you re ripping up the tiles, and the whole thing was getting bigger than Ben…
JudieScreed floor- porcelain rectified edge tiles
28 August 2009
It may save you heaps now not to screed, but you may well find it expensive in the long run. I know the finishing touches to a house tend to cost a fair bit, but you…
royalblueRenovators beware !! old carpet removal dangers.
30 August 2009
This puts things into perspective somewhat.... http://www.health.wa.gov.au/press/view_press.cfm?id=604 Ash.
jimstingis anyone here locked up the price for floor covering??
2 September 2009
according to the terms and conditions it doesn't really say any about refund, it only stated about site work(lay floor covering) conditions. if you get your floor covering…