Flooring & Carpeting
Using Contact Paper to Redo the Floors (Renters Rejoice!)
Ever want to update your home and add some style but can't do anything permanent? Look no farther.
What You Need to Know About Replacing Carpet With Pergo
If you are thinking of replacing your carpet with laminate, this true story will fill you in about the pros and cons of doing so. We ended up going with pergo because it ended up being cheaper than carpet in the long run and was easier to maintain and clean.
Tips and Step-by-Step Instructions for Installing Hardwood Floors
Tips and step-by-step directions for installing laminate hardwood flooring, including lots of photos of the process.
A Hardwood Floor Installation Guide for Both Engineered and Non-Engineered Wood Flooring
Hardwood flooring installation for both engineered and regular hardwood flooring. Instructions for the homeowner on how to install hardwood flooring.
What Is the Best Hardwood Floor Glue or Adhesive for Your Money?
A discussion of the best hardwood floor glue for the do-it-yourselfer.
Types of Bamboo Wood Flooring (With Maintenance Tips)
There are several types of bamboo wood flooring materials in both solid and engineered wood categories, each with its own unique quality, benefits, and beauty. Which type will work best for you and how should you care for your bamboo wood floor?
DIY: How to Refinish, Seal, and Maintain a Slate Tile Floor
This article talks about slate floor restoration, explaining how to strip off old sealer and reapply it for a clean, waterproof slate tile floor.
How to Apply Ceramic Tile Grout (Do-It-Yourself)
Most DIY home repair enthusiasts can apply ceramic tile grout. It isn't as hard as many may think. If you are just learning how to grout or need a few tips to help you along, this article will give you grouting tips, tell you what you need to carry out the task and how to maintain your grout works.
Residential Flooring Options: Pros and Cons of Each
If you’re building a new home or remodeling an existing one, or just some home repairs or home improvement, you’ll be faced with numerous decisions. One area of mind-boggling decisions you’ll have to deal with pertains to floors and...
Best Laminate Flooring Underlayment Tips for Concrete
This article will cover tips for laminate flooring installation and knowing what your sub flooring is before undertaking this project. Here are some personal tips I find helpful.