Flooring & Floor Covering
pinkfairymagicTiles, floor boards or floating floors?
10 June 2009
I have to agree with it depends on your family and lifestyle. We are putting floating floors in our house, we have 4 kids and I think it merely comes down to whether you…
suhCrisp white kitchen - need to choice floor colour
12 June 2009
We looked at bamboo flooring ages ago but didn't like the knots in it so went with tiles. If you have gone earthy before, you need a change I think a nice light grey…
Casa2Varying levels between floor coverings - best solution?
16 June 2009
That explains why there is no fall. No floor waste sounds like a Melbourne thing. You can still lay a 14 mm mortar bed before laying the tiles.
Dukekamayalight/pale timber flooring - tassie oak?
22 June 2009
Google Image should bring up plenty of picks. Also have a look at Stringybark or some of the other blonde eucalypts. They are a little darker than the Ash species in…
rallliart888Looking for someone to install skirting boards for me.
23 June 2009
Hi What profession will a skirting board installer be under? Carpentry? Handyman? I am desperately searching for a installer for my new place, and they have to be in…
mundie mansionAnyone us Karndean Flooring or other Vinyl Tile Flooring..?
25 June 2009
We used Karndean flooring in a previous house and it was fantastic. We replaced carpet and used the wide timber type boards. Easy to clean and look great.
DukekamayaLaying floorboards perpendicular to joists
29 June 2009
If anything they SHOULD be parallel to the joists as the particle board sheets have to laid perpendicular to the joists then the flooring would normally (but not…
Skippa1Can you lay tiles on shower base if your house is on stumps?
30 June 2009
No offense.. but those universal shower bases look rotten with the tiles being cut 1/2 way.. not a good look in my opinion, I guess that's becasue of the "limited" amount…
zengerstonetimber wood vein marble tiles,mosaic tiles
9 July 2009
gemmaandlillyRug in middle of the floor or under sofa?
13 July 2009
I have an expensive wool rug that I have under the couches for the fact that if I don't it moves around on the floorboards. I think the better the quality the tuffer it…
brendondanielleWhat would you do tiles or carpet in family? Opinions please
17 July 2009
Without a doubt I would go tiles. With kids I don't think carpet in my family would stay clean for long. It's also close tot he kitchen so I think tiles would be more practical
House-To-BeKarndean "wood" planks and open plan
17 July 2009
Kylie, I'm not sure if the "wood planks" are the same but Andy has Karndean flooring in his house. It looks fantastic and feels lovely to walk on. Here is his blog link…