Flooring & Pavement Archive

How to Trim the Joists to Create a Lowered Floor

Your house needs major repairs. In general the bathrooms of your home require most complex updates.The bathroom remodeling may require the creation of a barrier-free shower.  In order to achieve this, you need to lower the framing of the bathroom floor to have the necessary depth for the drain.  It is known that shower drain [&hellip

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Installing Slate Tiles in Bathrooms

Slate flooring has a unique look, warm, inviting, sometimes rustic. This is due perhaps to the fact that Slate is a natural stone that varies in color and texture from one tile to another. Its unique colors are highly appreciated by homeowners but certainly slate floors require regular maintenance unlike the ceramic tiles. INSTALLING SLATE [&hellip

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Tile Flooring vs. Wooden Flooring

Choosing the new flooring for your home is an important step in the renovation or construction of your new home. Your new floor should be cost effective, practical and easy to maintain and to integrate seamlessly into the general decor of the room and the approached style. Knowing the pros and cons of each floor [&hellip

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How to Remove a Carpet Covering a Hardwood Floor

Why Should I Remove the Carpet? First of all, the question that arises is: Why should I remove a carpet covering a hardwood floor? The answer is simple. It is known, that houses built in the 60s were generally provided with hardwood floors so if you live in such a house, more than likely you [&hellip

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The Most Preferred Flooring Options Today

You can improve dramatically the look of your living space through many ways. The most common and fastest methods to change the feel and the look of a home are perhaps, painting and the installation of a new floor. But unlike painting, the installation of a brand new kind of flooring is a quite expensive [&hellip

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