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NO- Peel and stick vinyl is a trap! Glue-goop seeps up from the seams after about a year, making black blobs on the floor (to clean, scrub with a putty knife, weekly at least), while at the same time dirt begins to find its way under the edges of the
Yes. Just make sure you use fiberglass mesh on top of the backer and use a good quality polymer modified mortar to install the tiles. Backerboard subfloors are a cheapout way of avoiding the installation of a proper lath and mortar base (there is sim
We'll have a Quetz soon and I'm excited, it'll be my baby. We keep our birds in an aviary, I want to build something similar to keep it safe but I can't seem to find how much space it takes. That
Laying a tile floor is not as hard as you might think and can save the expense of having it professionally installed. To get started you’ll need: Tools: Pencil Tape measure Level Speed square Notched trowel Rubber float Grout sponge Tile spacers Powe
By standard, I mean it was a typical Quikrete mix with gravel, sand and portland cement. As I was working the top of it with a float, I realized it wasn't going to dry anywhere near the smooth-ish texture of the rest of the floor. I'm guessing that's
Here in my town, I have seen foundation repair that is great for loss of substructure support, such as soil compaction or erosion. What they do is bore a hole in the slab, and inject expanding urathane foam into the slab underside, as they watch the
Asbestos floor tiles are fairly common in properties of a certain age and needn’t be a reason to panic, you may not even need to remove them. Nevertheless it pays to know how to identify them and asbestos floor tile removal is a serious business. Hir
We own a 2nd floor condominium unit. The units are wood-frame construction and have a layer of gypcrete under the carpet. We have been having problems with the floor squeaking and creaking
I've removed most of what's there (carpet, panel walls, old ceiling tiles, floor tile, etc) and am at a point where I need to prepare the basement for finishing. What do I need to do to the concrete floor and walls (and maybe the rest of the area) be
I have never seen subfloor that narrow, or run that close together in an old house. It has always been 1X6 or 1X8 with a 1/2" to 3/4" gap between boards. In some cases it has been 1X6 T&G loosely laid together