Flooring & Floor Covering
Staining Blackbutt to Black?
Just wondering what you decided to do. We have just bought an old Edwardian house with blackbutt parquet floors. We are also considering black Japan.
wood look tiles
Has anyone used heartwood tiles in their home?
If you have moved in do you still love them?
I really love them but am wondering what they would look like…
Floor Tile Thickness
Thanks for your help guys, we have decided to run with the Bellingen White. We have a tiler in mind, he isn't very good with English but he does a lot of work via one of…
Single Male: Needs design help!
I think both oak or blackbutt are winners as they are my two choices to contrast my grey colour scheme! I haven't picked which one yet though! But Im thinking saw cuts and…
cork floor removal - help!!
Hey, I'm in Leeming and I do this sort of stuff all the time, yet I'm out of the country for a while.
Can I suggest just simply laying laminate on top of the cork?? There…
Even lush and warm rugs creates a comfortable temperature. It creates an enjoyable contrast to the cold hardwood. Also you might check for drafts around doors and windows.
Laminate Flooring underlay
Hi all, just got some laminae flooring (13mm thick) and am wondering which underlay to go for, concrete floor level, no major dings, a few spots that I'll fill with an…
Decoria DW2221 Photos Please
Has anyone used this loose lay vinyl planking and have photos they would like to share. It looks pale grey in some lights but has pale brown undertones in others.
Top selling flooring for 2015
I was totally against the idea of vinyl planks when we first started looking for our new build 6 months ago but now i think its a great idea. I have 3 kids so i was…
Floating laminate floor cleaner
I used PARADOR and Vinyl Magic. The difference between the first and second so small, but parador so expensive.
I can recommend to you an interesting article . It wrote an…
Skirting boards question
need to take of skirting to lay tiles?
I am laying tiles post handover. I have noticed there is no gap between cornice and gyprock, it looks perfectly…
Is carpet installation noisy?
Your installer needs to take care of the flooring to ensure that the area is totally clean and clear of any dust, debris, debris, etc. Read more about the process of…
advice on carpets for canberra
Shopping for carpeting can be daunting, especially if you don’t even know where to start. There are just so many different options to choose from. Read about a brief…
What type of floating floor
i are trying to decide on floating floors for downstairs. I think we are set on vinyl planks, but i just want to make sure we haven't missed anything.
Timber v's laminate (Kronoswiss)
First time user of this site.
I have been looking at timber floating floors for my unit and have just had Kronoswiss laminate flooring recommend (as I have a puppy).…
Cheapest way to buy & install tiles
Besides doing it all myself, is it cheaper to buy the tiles I need (after being advised by a tiler of course of the quantity) and then have…
flooring for the children play area
Installers will charge between $20-40/M2 for Plain Epoxy Systems & $50-80/M2 for the Flake System. It will also depend on the products they are using. You should clarify…
How to keep rugs from shifting?
Rugs on carpets.... Pfft.
Carpets have a pile which when compressed down moves. It's this movement that moves the rug. The higher the pile the more movement. Every time…
Nov 24, 2015 6:43 am
Timber look tile flooring
Hi everyone, We went to the tile shop at Myaree yesterday and found that we are getting non rectified tiles not rectified tiles. I really like less grout between tiles.…
Nov 21, 2015 2:50 pm
The hardwood floor over the top will get rid of the squeaks for you
Flooring for Timber Look tiles
I am building my single storey house in Schofields area of SYDNEY.
I need to get details for flooring cost (Install and supply (if available) ) for nearly 170…
1. Generally I would say a concrete slab can be good enough without screening. However the concrete lord must be aware that a tile…
You can often get matching beading/scotia depending what type of floorboards you have. We are having laminate and are running it under the skirting boards and kick boards…
Help me decide on my vinyl floor
Thanks, whilst it goes well against the cabinets colours the colours kind of match but don't. If you get me. I'll upload the white oak photo tonight when i'm home.
Hi Leksie. My understanding is the opposite to yours so hopefully someone else responds to clarify.
I've been told by installers that 130mm can't…
Again I had carpets put down in our 3 bedroom rental home . Parry's supplied the carpets with the laying of the underlay at a very reasonable price, I have come to expect…
Where to order polyflor planks
My husband is planning on laying vinyl planks in our home.
We want to purchase the polyflor simplay line.
Waiting to hear back from polyflor about…
timber flooring on Hebel
Just wanted to know for those that had timber on Hebel PowerFloor, what was the recommended installation process?
I was told that as you cant screw or nail anything into…
Quick step laminate - carpet court
I'm also currently searching for flooring options, in an 80 sqm area (4 BRs + Home theater), rest of the house is tiles.
Masters quoted whisper underlay (kind of sound…
Scotia in Kitchen
We found the same issue with our place and we have asked so many flooring places and the best solution seems to be using ends rather than scotia, as it lays almost flat…