Nov , Perhaps the simplest of all flush base approaches is to select a wall material that can double as the baseboard material, like this tongue and groove wood wall While there s a tiny shoe molding in this instance, it s possible to mill a reveal into the lower edge of the bottom plank to achieve the look of a flush
Wood finishing expert Bruce Johnson shares tips for refinishing new and old furniture Put on rubber gloves and open a can of oil based penetrating stain Stir the stain well, then use a clean cloth On an old furniture piece, clean the surface with a soft cloth dampened with commercial wood cleaner To remove an old
Jan , And like hardwoods, bamboo can be stained and sealed in a variety of colors, all of which are low voc and adaptable to the home and workplace Cork is another alternative that has been coming up in construction flooring specifications Resilient flooring, the tried and true commercial flooring material, has
Nov , Wood A favorite flooring material for kitchens, wood is more forgiving on our joints than stone, ceramic, porcelain or concrete It also looks and feels warmer Similar to vinyl flooring products, laminates are a budget friendly flooring choice and are soft underfoot when compared to rigid flooring materials.
Oct , I heard about this carpet cleaning brush (rug rake) that lifts pet hair from the carpet Similar in appearance to a broom, or a large pet brush, these so called rakes don t really look like the tool you use in your backyard to collect leaves Ability to clean carpets, hardwood, linoleum and any other surface.
Although tile is the best choice, there are still many other options that are regularly laid over an UFH system including carpet, engineered wood and vinyl Cementitious self levelling compounds, like LoProQuickSet that is used with LoProMax, dry at a far faster rate and floor coverings can be fitted after hours.
Jul , And this was coming from a pound young woman and a pound little boy who really like us and aren t stomping around with any kind of bad mood This will create a poor man s wood floor look as we ll then install carpet tack strips in the centre and have pound underlay and carpet installed.
Apr , Wooden flooring Wooden floor boards are a great source of food for termites Being close to the ground they can act as a stepping stone for subterranean termites to the rest of Skirting boards are like a giant t bone steak for termites, they also provide dry wood termites with a stable living environment.