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Laminate flooring is a very good choice for families with pets and children as it is more dent and stain resistant than hardwood flooring. You selected your laminate flooring and wonder if you can install it yourself. Installing laminate flooring is both easy and rewarding – you can show your skill and save money [...]
By michael On August 26
Garage door weather stripping seals the garage door and prevents dust from entering your garage in windy days, prevents heat from getting out during cold days or getting in the hot days. Installing agarage door weather stripping bring the benefits of cleaner, warmer in the winter, cooler in the summer garage and lower electricity [...]
Almost any company selling garage doors offer installation services with the purchase of a new garage door. However, for a true do-it-yourself handyman, installing a sectional garage door can be both fun and rewarding. It allows him to tackle an interesting project and save few hundred dollars in the process.
Installing a basement floor can be extremely easy especially if you are planing to install carpet as subfloors are not required for carpet unless the basement suffers from excessive moisture. For all the other floor covering types it is strongly recommended to install a basement subfloor.
By admin On August 1
If ceramic tiles, porcelain, or stone coverings are installed on cement subfloors, it is highly recommended to install a crack isolation membrane to waterproof the floor coverings and protect them from the movement of the cement floor.
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You realized that your floors are not soundproof enough and you are looking for a floor soundproofing solution. Cork underlayment is the best soundproofing material available that can be used to soundproof any residential floor.
Installing cork flooring tiles provides a number of benefits such as excellent soundproofing, static resistence, great floor surface insulation and exquisite looks and visual appearence. In addition, cork flooring is a natural, environmentally friendly, renewable and easy recyclable product.
You plan to install a new ceramic floor or a vinyl floor and the thickness of the underlayment is a concern. Cement boards provide a less thicker, exceptionally hard, and durable underlayment. It is better than plywood and efectively prevents the growth of mold and mildew.
By admin On July 21
Getting you feet warm with a radiant floor heating system is gaining popularity especially in kitchens, baths, and other home areas with ceramic tile floors. Here are the facts and step by step instructions on how to easily install such floor heating systems.
By admin On July 18
Rubber floor coverings are scuff and stain resistent, resilent, durable, stable, hold very well under heavy use, and easy to maintain. Rubber floors are perfect for your weights room, home gym, or home fitness room, and are relatively easy to install.
You are looking at finishing your basement or installing some type of more confortable floor covering on to of an existing cement floor. Typically concrete floors are prone to be damp, especially in basements. A water resilient subfloor will provide you with the best afordable solution.
One of the most important step before installing any floor covering is installing the floor underlayment. Poor underlayment materials and/or underlayment installation can result in questionable results, failure of the floor covering and costly repairs.
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Ventilating your attic can benefit you in a number of ways by preventing ice dams on your roof and decreasing your heating and cooling energy costs. In addition, your will prevent costly repair bills by preventing moisture build up in your attic which affects the insulation and in the end the lifetime of your shingles. [...]