Flooring & Floor Covering
Timber stair question
Definitely get the handrails smooth. no safety aspect here and what they feel like is certainly important.
Jun 06, 2009 9:06 pm
Vinyl Planks floor is not levelled
unfortunately metal nosings wont work to well with planks. I know the plastic nosings they are offering you, and i agree they are very commercial looking. Im surprised…
Timber floor underlay
It shouldn't cost too much extra. In fact some places only install on plywood so it's best to shop around.
Gloss Vs Satin??
Thanks for that Info, with a 2 year old satin could come in handy...
It is slow progress, as we are drilling & nailing each board, but it is paying off. Nthn side, eastern side & 1/2 the western side now…
floating floor vs vinyl
Go vinyl planks. Only thing is they are quite thin, so, ou have to consider the height differential to other floorcoverings.
Don't much like floating floors myself.
Polished Tiles query
Well I'm back at the tile shop tomorrow to choose another tile
I just called our builder and they said to lay 300x600 tiles is an extra $62 for walls, $62 for wet areas…
Tiles, floor boards or floating floors?
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…
Tiles look hazy
The stuff they sent me was alkaline based I think, but I must admit I didnt leave it on for a while.
On one tile I scrubbed hard up and down and I think I used undiluted…
Jun 10, 2009 7:43 pm
Polished Concrete shower
Ben, that sounds encouraging. I've given the builder your details. If he gives you or Danny a call we should be able to work something out.
liming floorboards pros and cons?
Has anyone had this completed in their homes? Does it go yellow after a period of time? Also what is the best finish on floorboards when you have inside dogs?
Do you have Seamless flooring?
Thanks for that, I really like it too.. but yep, too exxie for us! We have decided on vinyl planks.. same 'seamless' idea and a warmer feel.
Foam or Rubber Underlay?
I have carpets in two bedrooms at my home. A Cavalier Bremworth wool tweed in the main bedroom, and a Feltex axminster in my son's room, both laid about 11 years ago. …
Jun 16, 2009 9:21 pm
Dark tiles in living area
mmm i cant seem to find that post but if you type in the search dark floor tiles there are a heap of post regarding this
Floorboards in Laundry?
Pretty sure that's right, builder needs to provide tiles in the wet areas in order to obtain a certificate of occupancy before handover & I'm pretty sure this includes the…
light/pale timber flooring - tassie oak?
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…
Going Rates for Tiling
Yeh a flexable joint sealant around the edges with a matching colour
saves that cracked look
Hebel Flooring (Powerfloor)
Does anyone have any experience using the CSR Hebel Powerfloor system (75mm AAC panels) and what is your opinion on this product? It sounds a good alternative to a…
Vinyl Flooring with floor heating?
I'm a new member here. I'm building my new home in Canberra. I need some thoughts on what type of flooring would be suitable for hydronic floor heating. Initially we…
floorboards, carpet or tiles???
We have slate in wet areas, timber in one bedroom, front hall and central living and carpet in 2 bedrooms and another part of living.
We have just built an extension and…
Laying ReadyFlor Uniclic
I am also looking into engineered floors. Have you looked at Unique Timber Floors (utf.com.au)? Here in Brisbane, they are cheaper than Readyflor. Anyone have any…
What colour floor?
I don't mind the lighter bamboo but I have also seen pics of a dark bamboo which i just love. (not sure where to get it though). I love the warm look dark timber floors…
Carpet join question.
Thanks heaps for the advice Ash. I'll give that a go tonight and let you know the results. I'll give the woolsafe person a call tomorrow.
Jul 02, 2009 9:32 am
Help! Carpet poorly laid – need info
Thanks for your replies.
Ash - shall look at it all again and decide how we should proceed. With the lines not being straight it goes askew all across it seems. Shall…
here is the cezanne bluegum from the universal…
Magic fresh carpet - chemicals used?
The place that is selling it calls it "Osprey Plus", colour: Woodsmoke, but I think that it is a Beaulieu carpet. It's a SDN cut pile…
We specialize in supplying chinese timber wood vien marble tiles,mosaic tiles for indoor wall and floor decorations.
Tasmanian Oak Flooring
Thats not a standard width for solid flooring, are you referring to some sort of engineered flooring?
Jul 11, 2009 10:09 pm
Fallen Over on the Floor :-)
with tonge and grove flooring you cant always start in the hallway. You can only go left or right depending on which way the tougne is facing. If you hallyway is on the…
Tiling in WA
There was an ad on TV the other night for a place in Osborne Park. It was called Magic Tiles or something like that. Apparently they had tiles up to 60% off
I dont know if…
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