Prep, layout, installation and finishing tips for tongue and groove floors.
Choosing carpet as the flooring for your home offers some unique advantages over other materials.
Install a floating subfloor to insulate your basement.
Cork flooring has an elegant and natural appearance. It is also hypoallergenic, anti-microbial and sound absorbent.
For those new to laying tile, the temptation is to pick the straightest wall and start laying the floor along it. While that may work with other flooring materials, tiles must begin from the center of the room. This gives you plenty of space to work outward to the walls and ensure a symmetrical pattern. The first and foremost rule […]
Snap-together laminate flooring can be installed in a flash, with no glue or nails.
Get your creative juices flowing by installing ceramic tile in your home.
Repairing and Refinishing Wood Floors
This article explains 10 common problems related to light frame or residential construction and the corrective steps to help you reduce callbacks and complaints while improving the quality of your light construction work.
Q: Can you lay new tiles (saltillo) on top of old ceramic tiles? A: Yes, but only if the existing tile surface is in good shape without cracks or loose tile. The tiles need to be cleaned of any grease, oil or other bond breakers. Use a belt sander or angle grinder to scuff the glazed surface of the […]
Giving away three this month!! Homeowners, handyman types and trades people desiring a sturdy, space-saving work surface that folds up and stores compactly on the wall when not in use can install Model FB2632 workbench / table now available from Tjernlund Products. Model FB2632 features a heavy-duty load rating of up to 250 pounds and is the ideal solution for […]