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str
str
22 August 2017

Seal concrete for jarrah floorboards

Seal concrete for jarrah floorboards

Hi What do you recommend for sealing concrete for new jarrah floorboards. Polyethylene sheet or liquid sealer which dries upon application. If latter, which brand.

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str
Aug 22, 2017 6:18 pm
alexp79
alexp79
21 August 2017

Tile Questions

Tile Questions

I like rectangular ones, but it is a matter of personal choice. Same for gloss vs matte. Rectified porcelain looks so much better. Larger ones are better, but, as I…

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alexp79
Aug 21, 2017 8:20 pm
candicewebster
candicewebster
21 August 2017

Carpet Choices HELP!

Carpet Choices HELP!

We are up to the same position our house is in council at the moment its meant to be out by the end of next week roughly. So its getting exciting :)

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candicewebster
Aug 21, 2017 3:17 pm
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alexp79
Aug 11, 2017 12:05 am
alexp79
alexp79
10 August 2017

Need recommandation on Tile & carpets in Sydney?

Need recommandation on Tile & carpets in Sydney?

Get them from China, you can find vendors at Alibaba Web site and request them to provide free samples.

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alexp79
Aug 10, 2017 2:27 am
Handyem
Handyem
9 August 2017

Timber Floor Supplier - Greenhill Timber

Timber Floor Supplier - Greenhill Timber

Hi, we're looking at Greenhill Timber as a possible flooring supplier for our property in Melb, but can't find a lot of reviews one way or another for them. Wondering if…

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Handyem
Aug 09, 2017 10:10 pm
Handyem
JayaJaya
JayaJaya
6 August 2017

Patio Floor???

Patio Floor???

Tiles is so much easier - pavers are a maintenance nightmare after a couple of years!

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JayaJaya
Aug 06, 2017 11:51 pm
JayaJaya
johnted
johnted
20 July 2017

Cleaning white carpets

Cleaning white carpets

Better try with steam cleaning-it might be rid of all the spots from your carpet, so hire http://www.fastlinecarpetcleaning.com.a ... melbourne/

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johnted
Jul 20, 2017 4:05 am

I bought these from masters closing down sale, there instructions are to lay the same as a…

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roscodunn78
Jul 16, 2017 9:04 am
spiffmiff
spiffmiff
15 July 2017

Affordable wood look option to match jarrah skirting?

Affordable wood look option to match jarrah skirting?

We're planning to replace existing ageing faux jarrah laminate with something nicer and more contemporary before sale. I was originally thinking of some affordable but…

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spiffmiff
Jul 15, 2017 11:05 pm
spiffmiff
hs815
hs815
15 July 2017

Recommendations for bamboo flooring and ceramic tiles

Recommendations for bamboo flooring and ceramic tiles

Hi, I'm in the same boat, finalizing flooring. We're switching up between bamboo or laminate for upstairs. From all the sales reps we've talked to Bamboo: + Feels…

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hs815
Jul 15, 2017 10:10 pm
bvillemot
bvillemot
14 July 2017

Putting flooring in after skirting

Putting flooring in after skirting

How much did builders charge to lay skirting after? If anything?

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bvillemot
Jul 14, 2017 6:58 am
cheryl_0316
cheryl_0316
8 July 2017

wooden subfloor water damage

wooden subfloor water damage

It's best to have it checked first. I agree with Lochie that insurance companies are sometimes difficult with this kind of damages (plus it also takes time). But make sure…

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cheryl_0316
Jul 08, 2017 11:45 pm
theclaudiabeck
theclaudiabeck
8 July 2017

Real Timber floor laying Perth

Real Timber floor laying Perth
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Timber comes in many different species, tones and widths that there is certainly one that will suit your…

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theclaudiabeck
Jul 08, 2017 10:44 pm
kezza71
kezza71
8 July 2017

Cleaning tips for vinyl planks (Karndean Van Gogh)

Cleaning tips for vinyl planks (Karndean Van Gogh)

I use hot water with a couple of drops of eucalyptus oil with my swisher mop. This was recommended to me by the person who laid my vinyl planks 6 years ago, and they still…

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kezza71
Jul 08, 2017 12:25 pm
jessicagauci
jessicagauci
7 July 2017

Hardwood Floors Help!

Hardwood Floors Help!

Ok thank you for the correction :)

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jessicagauci
Jul 07, 2017 10:18 pm
lovisa
lovisa
7 July 2017

Adelaide Luxury vinyl plank

Adelaide Luxury vinyl plank

Had a quote from builder for $9100

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lovisa
Jul 07, 2017 1:19 pm
Bamboo King
Bamboo King
3 July 2017

Can warped/cupped bamboo floors be fixed?

Can warped/cupped bamboo floors be fixed?

Hello Unfortunately those boards will have to be taken out and replaced with new ones, will always have the water makes and cupping

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Bamboo King
Jul 03, 2017 10:59 pm
Nawsome
Nawsome
3 July 2017

Dust Mite Allergy - carpet v floor boards

Dust Mite Allergy - carpet v floor boards

we have floorboards (click laminate) in our current bedrooms - and with young bubbas, was great! TMI, but we had a happy chucker so the floorboards made cleanup so much…

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Nawsome
Jul 03, 2017 10:37 am
Nawsome
Joker
Joker
1 July 2017

Tile flooring looks dirty - how to resolve?

Tile flooring looks dirty - how to resolve?

Is the new tile from the same batch, could be slightly different colour which is common for same tiles from different batches. You could also try a high quality cleaner…

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Joker
Jul 01, 2017 9:14 pm
bhutani.sumit
bhutani.sumit
20 June 2017

henley Flooring Carmelle Lux Q2

henley Flooring Carmelle Lux Q2

we are doing externally as it is very expensive by henley.

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bhutani.sumit
Jun 20, 2017 8:29 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
2 June 2017

Black spong-like stuff on floorboards under underlay?

Black spong-like stuff on floorboards under underlay?

I have no idea about the spongy stuff nor how to remove it; however, why can't you refinish the timber floors right now? Once you glue vinyl to those board, it will be…

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arcadelt
Jun 02, 2017 12:42 pm
theclaudiabeck
theclaudiabeck
24 May 2017

Recycled or distressed-looking timber flooring

Recycled or distressed-looking timber flooring

Recycled and new timber comes in three different finishes for decking and flooring…

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theclaudiabeck
May 24, 2017 5:00 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
18 May 2017

Where to get these tiles?

Where to get these tiles?

Like arcadelt said, it is better to ask them Or contact SJB (http://www.sjb.com.au/projects/sepia)

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arcadelt
May 18, 2017 11:06 pm

Timber look Laminate flooring

Timber look Laminate flooring

I called our builder in advance and asked them which of their displays had the two colours of laminate installed that we were deciding on. This way we could drive…

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
May 10, 2017 7:46 am
Waldorf_Grange_Build
Berek
Berek
5 May 2017

Warm floors without underfloor heating

Warm floors without underfloor heating

As mentioned concrete will need to absorb heat from somewhere to radiate it. It has an R value of 0 so I'd say you'd have to have the heaters on for a while before they'd…

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Berek
May 06, 2017 12:01 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
25 April 2017

Polished concrete floor ground too much?

Polished concrete floor ground too much?

Well, you could. Just get them to keep grinding another 12mm and then you can lay a 10mm tile.

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arcadelt
Apr 25, 2017 10:46 pm
jack147
jack147
12 April 2017

Carpet cleaner Sydney - recommendations?

Carpet cleaner Sydney - recommendations?

Hello, Thanks for this useful information. I also want to sell my home and really need some service that can clean it at a reasonable price. So could you please suggest…

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jack147
Apr 12, 2017 10:14 am
Samk
Samk
7 April 2017

Left over flooring cheap

Left over flooring cheap

Carpet underlay.. 10mm Dunlop acoustic for sale .. 4 boxes of spotted gum timber for sale 14mm ... left over... pm for prices

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Samk
Apr 07, 2017 6:15 pm
Althom
Althom
7 April 2017

Floor fail

Floor fail

Who did you use? PM me if you don't want to make it public

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Althom
Apr 07, 2017 5:38 pm
Althom
Berek
Berek
4 April 2017

Flooring for bottom floor which includes kitchen and living

Flooring for bottom floor which includes kitchen and living

Same same except I have a lot longer to decide :-D The are pros and cons of each and none have all pros. Timber is more giving and forgiving but I have doubts about it in a…

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Berek
Apr 04, 2017 9:28 pm
tapasr_Lexia4
tapasr_Lexia4
29 March 2017

Tiles/ floor colours

Tiles/ floor colours

If your walls are light then it should compliment each other...besides the walls if your cabinetry is white and you have lots of source light then it should stand…

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tapasr_Lexia4
Mar 29, 2017 7:06 am
tapasr_Lexia4
akovtoun
akovtoun
24 March 2017

Evolution Laminate Floor - Proline

Evolution Laminate Floor - Proline

We had these installed 1 month ago the spotted gum shiny finish. We went with it because apparently the aquashield is highly water resistant and IC3 rating is scratch…

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akovtoun
Mar 24, 2017 5:03 pm
building-expert
building-expert
20 March 2017

Subfloor moisture problem

Subfloor moisture problem

If your moisture level in timber is 17-20% it is too high, it should be 10-14%. Anything over 18% sets of conditions suitable for rot, mould and termites. All homes with…

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building-expert
Mar 20, 2017 8:10 am
building-expert
G1NOSAUR
G1NOSAUR
18 March 2017

Loose lay vinyl planks

Loose lay vinyl planks
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Hey guys sorry to bumps this up. Are LVT capable of outdoor use like the Porch and Alfresco? And if so, does it look weird at the edges?

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G1NOSAUR
Mar 18, 2017 11:58 pm
G1NOSAUR
First_Timer_Ray
First_Timer_Ray
8 March 2017

Opinions on floor tiles please

Opinions on floor tiles please

For choosing better tiles for your bathroom, You can take the help of blogs site. It will help you to choosing better decision. Thank you.

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First_Timer_Ray
Mar 08, 2017 6:59 pm
First_Timer_Ray
First_Timer_Ray
First_Timer_Ray
2 March 2017

Porcelain Tiles - Gloss vs Matt

Porcelain Tiles - Gloss vs Matt

I agree bank, I ideally want matt but not textured - a smooth matt finish that doesn't trap dirt. I will have to ask again, but we were told what we saw was all there was…

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First_Timer_Ray
Mar 02, 2017 12:02 pm
First_Timer_Ray
Foddy77
Foddy77
13 February 2017

Prepping external bare brick wall for tiling

Prepping external bare brick wall for tiling

Chasing some tiling wisdom, tips and tricks from the tiling community... I have an external 2x bare brick wall 3m high x 2.1m wide double brick that I need to prepare for…

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Foddy77
Feb 13, 2017 9:37 am
Ezza78
Ezza78
12 February 2017

Floorboards

Floorboards

Anyone decide to put their own floorboards in their new home instead if using the builders supplier? Pros/cons? Did it cost more?

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Ezza78
Feb 12, 2017 9:47 am
ryderbrett
ryderbrett
11 February 2017

7 Reasons why you need an outdoor rug in your life

7 Reasons why you need an outdoor rug in your life

Have just written another blog article, hope is OK to post these here let me know if not :-)

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ryderbrett
Feb 11, 2017 9:20 pm
elina101
elina101
8 February 2017

Carpet Cleaning- Perth

Carpet Cleaning- Perth

Hello CarolineJ, Can you give some carpet cleaning tips?

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elina101
Feb 08, 2017 10:37 pm
Grout Perfect
Grout Perfect
6 February 2017

Buckling carpet

Buckling carpet

Thanks for sharing this article.

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Grout Perfect
Feb 06, 2017 12:23 pm
Grout Perfect
ryderbrett
ryderbrett
3 February 2017

5 of the best Australian Home Decor Blogs 2017

5 of the best Australian Home Decor Blogs 2017

I have read this board for a long time and have recently started writing a blog and would love to know what people think. 5 of the best Australian Home Decor Blogs 2017

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ryderbrett
Feb 03, 2017 4:46 pm
armani1978
armani1978
2 February 2017

Require comps for posi/floor trusses

Require comps for posi/floor trusses

Hi, I am hoping someone can assist. We have been building a new house and our builder went into liquidation in November 2016. So far it has been completed till second…

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armani1978
Feb 02, 2017 7:07 pm
Greer
Greer
31 January 2017

Flood damage to subfloor

Flood damage to subfloor

Hi thanks for that. If they keep giving us the run around we will have to go down that path. Hoping it won't come to that though. Thx

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Greer
Jan 31, 2017 2:39 pm
gunners13
gunners13
23 January 2017

Flooring! Tiles vs floorboards?

Flooring! Tiles vs floorboards?

Hi I prefer a very good laminate flooring or floating timber flooring How big is your area? I am building now and went timber floors they look the best - the flooring…

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gunners13
Jan 23, 2017 4:20 pm
gunners13
gunners13
12 January 2017

Vinyl Floor Parquet upstairs - Boral Hardwood downstairs

Vinyl Floor Parquet upstairs - Boral Hardwood downstairs

Hi we are currently building and trying to determine what we use upstairs, we are trying to avoid carpet as my children have bad asthma, so was thinking of putting vinyl…

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gunners13
Jan 12, 2017 10:58 am
olya
olya
9 January 2017

Water Based Dirty little secret!

Water Based Dirty little secret!

Thank you so much for sharing. Was quite informative.

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olya
Jan 09, 2017 8:24 pm
J.T
J.T
31 December 2016

Show us all your engineered timber floor!

Show us all your engineered timber floor!

Hi everyone, We're trying to decide on timber flooring for our new house. I thought that a thread where everyone could post pictures of their installed engineered timber…

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J.T
Dec 31, 2016 9:33 am
J.T


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