Flooring & Floor Covering
Carpet Underlay - WHICH IS BEST - Rubber, Foam or Felt?
there is a thin black rubber that is laid down in areas for sound deadening, then underlay is laid over the top of that. I have laid carpet in apartments that must have…
What do i need to know about carpet?
First off dont buy by the square metre, it's simply a way to make your carpet sound cheaper when in reality you will always be buying by the broadloom metre. In regards…
kid81Recommendations for porcelain tilers and suppliers - Melb
17 February 2014
Hynes Tiles (also know as The tile People). They do supply and install and have a great range of Porcelain tiles. Not the cheapest but i have used them hunders of times…
Grout PerfectAny help for discoloured unglazed porcelain tiles?
13 February 2014
Have you tried using an alkaline cleaning solution and see if that helps as the acid may need to be neutralized. It is rare to see phos acid discolour a matt finish…
Marto54Tassie Oak floors - Matte or Satin finish?
12 February 2014
The lighter timbers generally look better with a satin or matt finish. Personally, I wouldn't get high gloss on any floor though, just my preference. I think it takes away…
delatite13Odd Shape Room for Floating Floors - Advice Please!
7 February 2014
Hi thomaslux As others have said, shape of the area would not be a problem for any reputable flooring company. Competent installers will have it looking great. Re…
HN Flooring Teamremove and lay new flooring or lay new flooring over old
6 February 2014
Tile removal ranges from $20 all the way up to $38.50, depending on who you use. There are many varying degrees of professionalism and varying outcomes (ie if you pay more…
HN Flooring TeamAdvice re replacing slate floor with porcelain or carpet
6 February 2014
Removing the old will cost between $4400 and $7700, depending on who does it (that's the least expensive and most expensive we have heard of .... The two extremes if you…
engsTravertine - recommendations for installers in Perth
5 February 2014
Thanks kindly. I am currently waiting on a quote from Barefoot Tiles and Stone down Mandurah way. They seem really good and we are SOR so fall into their install area.
David_BakerWhat floor tile colour goes well with Red cedar wall panels
1 February 2014
In my opinion grey beige is definitely the right choice! Or at least that's what I've used two years ago in my previous house. Unfortunately don't keep any pictures for…
kid81Looking for specific floor tiles, please help!
28 January 2014
could be johnson tiles. look like 600x100mm or 600x150mm Check out their mode range here http://www.johnson-tiles.com/catalog/range/mode/ the colour could be coal. I…
TreeseachangerPre-Finished solid timber V's un-Finished solid timber
24 January 2014
Hi, we had solid timber on battens previously. Now we are going for engineered click style. It's a real hassle moving furniture etc when the re-polish comes due. The…
takeiteasyHard wood solid wood floors - Perth
23 January 2014
Ha. I just went online to post a similar question. I suppose it just comes down to treading the recycle yards, keeping an eye on gumtree, and checking out the new timber…
Scott2233The classica xxl laminate flooring (from Harvey Norman)?
22 January 2014
thanks for the explaination
p0msd0wnunderWhere to buy carpet and laminate in Perth?
31 December 2013
Hi, As per a previous topic of mine, we are required to get floor coverings fitted before our lender will release the final progress payment to our builder. We are…
jacky18Green Earth Bamboo Review?
13 December 2013
Hi all I'm about to place an order from e-Flooring (Brissy based supplier) of Bamboo flooring http://www.greenfutureflooring.com.au/p ... ht-coffee/ Anyone had…
Back PocketReadyflor Advice! Arc question on laying after settlement...
12 December 2013
HN Flooring TeamBamboo... and hyperactive poodles... and little children
28 November 2013
I think the title says it all. Can anyone shed any light on how bamboo holds up when you throw children and pets into the mix? Is it a recipe…
HN Flooring TeamAllure click lock vinyl floors - I did it!
26 November 2013
7 months later... Have to say I was very disappointed today to see that our floors are VERY scratched where our coffee table is The coffee table…
deluxesrecommend us a Timber floor or Bamboo
15 November 2013
ARC Bamboo is fantastic... My dad has just done his first level with it. 14mm thick, strand woven and great quality. He did use a champagne colour, but there were a lot of…
mazstar1980Floating timber floor uneven and soft
11 November 2013
I have just had floating engineered floors installed on new concrete last weekend. Upon walking on it once the contractors were finished, I noticed large parts of the…
Stormyremoving old carpet and restoring floorboards
2 November 2013
With our first house, we pulled out all the carpets, smooth edge, underlay and the thousands of nails in the floor. We also chiseled out ceramic tiles and removed 2 layers…