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Forum: Flooring 12-29-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,419
Posted By woodfloor
When fine sanding maple floors, always reduce...

When fine sanding maple floors, always reduce drum pressure to its lowest setting and slow the drum speed if your machine allows for it. Avoid sanding maple too smooth.
Forum: Flooring 12-29-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,119
Posted By woodfloor
Make your first cut vertical to remove as much of...

Make your first cut vertical to remove as much of the overhang as possible. You need to get close to the tile and will probably end up chipping the edge of some. Then do a horizontal cut along the...
Forum: Flooring 12-29-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,260
Posted By woodfloor
Use a heat gun very carefully on the glue...

Use a heat gun very carefully on the glue underneath the boards.

Read more : http://www.ehow.com/how_7977571_remove-glued-bamboo-flooring.html
Use a heat gun very carefully on the glue underneath...
Forum: Flooring 12-29-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,850
Posted By woodfloor
use a moisture barrier over the concrete :-)

use a moisture barrier over the concrete :-)
Forum: Flooring 12-29-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,023
Posted By woodfloor
You, or a future homeowner might want to remove...

You, or a future homeowner might want to remove those walls at some point, and wouldn't it be great if the hardwood flooring was still intact?
Forum: Flooring 12-29-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,417
Posted By woodfloor
must be a misunderstanding :-P

must be a misunderstanding :-P
Forum: Flooring 11-10-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 35,193
Posted By woodfloor
Although it is somewhat repairable by cleaning...

Although it is somewhat repairable by cleaning and sanding, cedar is very soft and porous and easily damaged. And that’s all there is to it.
Forum: Flooring 11-10-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,802
Posted By woodfloor
Start with a clean, clear floor Hand nail the...

Start with a clean, clear floor
Hand nail the first board
Use a power stapler for solid fastening
Cut boards to fit around corners
Wedge bowed boards straight
Rout grooves in boards to handle...
Forum: Flooring 11-10-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,790
Posted By woodfloor
The subfloor under the tile should be at least 1...

The subfloor under the tile should be at least 1 1/8″ thick, with a minimum of 5/8″ thick exterior grade plywood topped by 1/2″ cement backer board.
Forum: Flooring 11-10-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,435
Posted By woodfloor
I would like to know if there are references...

I would like to know if there are references available for the proper installation of wood over gypcrete?
Forum: Flooring 11-10-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,460
Posted By woodfloor
Get some sample and bring it to the store.

Get some sample and bring it to the store.
Forum: Tiling 10-29-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,535
Posted By woodfloor
Remove any moldy or loose grout with a rotary...

Remove any moldy or loose grout with a rotary tool or carbide scraper. Vacuum the tiles and clean with detergent and water to remove dirt, sealers and wax. Rinse the surface with clear water and...
Forum: Flooring 10-29-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,663
Posted By woodfloor
Repairing the gypcrete involves sweeping away any...

Repairing the gypcrete involves sweeping away any dust caused by the crumbling material. Once you have a clean surface, apply the floor-leveling product or mortar to the damaged areas. Remove the...
Forum: Flooring 10-29-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,710
Posted By woodfloor
Definitely... best solution on this issue.

Definitely... best solution on this issue.
Forum: Flooring 10-29-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,328
Posted By woodfloor
This forum is such a help for starter... keep on...

This forum is such a help for starter... keep on posting Phoenixrjp59 (https://www.contractortalk.com/members/phoenixrjp59-151417/)
Forum: Flooring 10-29-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,176
Posted By woodfloor
Looselay tiles do not use glue or staples or any...

Looselay tiles do not use glue or staples or any kind of ClickLock system. Instead the backing of each tile is made with materials that use friction to effectively grip the subfloor beneath;...
Forum: Flooring 10-29-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,176
Posted By woodfloor
Looselay tiles do not use glue or staples or any...

Looselay tiles do not use glue or staples or any kind of ClickLock system. Instead the backing of each tile is made with materials that use friction to effectively grip the subfloor beneath;...
Forum: Flooring 10-20-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,337
Posted By woodfloor
Look for highly durable vinyl flooring planks,...

Look for highly durable vinyl flooring planks, are water-resistant, have a great warmth and texture under your feet... Armstrong has the highest review.
Forum: Flooring 10-20-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,872
Posted By woodfloor
There are a number of ways to add radiant heating...

There are a number of ways to add radiant heating to the concrete substrate. You can either put the heating coils in as you pour the concrete, or sandwich the heating coils between the concrete and...
Forum: Flooring 10-20-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,581
Posted By woodfloor
As a flooring specialist, the best advice I would...

As a flooring specialist, the best advice I would give you would be to take some pictures of your kitchen and dining room to a flooring store and talk to a specialist about what would suit your...
Forum: Flooring 10-20-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,436
Posted By woodfloor
Fire protection is an important aspect and it is...

Fire protection is an important aspect and it is necessary to pass these fire-resistive floor assemblies.
Forum: Flooring 10-20-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 73,421
Posted By woodfloor
Get a website, and market your service online.

Get a website, and market your service online.
Forum: Flooring 10-15-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,002
Posted By woodfloor
Sand off any old paint or any other uneven areas....

Sand off any old paint or any other uneven areas. Vacuum entire floor, then wipe with tack cloth to remove any residue. Fill Cracks and Holes with concrete patch compound, Apply Primer, Apply Epoxy...
Forum: Flooring 10-15-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,600
Posted By woodfloor
Correct, strengthen substructure, repair sub...

Correct, strengthen substructure, repair sub floor, splice joists, add joists then run perpendicular to the existing hardwood floor.
Forum: Flooring 10-15-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,566
Posted By woodfloor
Maybe you might want to call in a wood floor...

Maybe you might want to call in a wood floor contractor to fix the problem.
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