Floors

Review: Porcelain Wood-Look Floor Tile

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I decided to check out the latest trend in porcelain tile this week. Many home improvement centers have television commercials promoting “wood-look” tiles for walls and floors. […]

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Touching Up Plaster Ceilings And Installing A Bathroom Floor

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Today, I’m going to tackle the issue of the LED recessed lighting I installed.  The trim on some of the new fixtures will not cover […]

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Leveling The Subfloor In The Bathroom

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After working on the stairs in the home, I turned my attention to the bathroom. I’m going to install a floor in this room exactly […]

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How To Refinish Ugly Stairs

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After priming the walls in the kitchen and entrance way, I began to seriously decide what I was going to do with the stairs leading […]

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How To Install Baseboards With Rosettes

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For the last few days, I installed a ceramic tile floor in a small area of an entrance to a home I’m working on. The […]

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Install A Small Porcelain Tile Floor

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Porcelain tile is a solid, versatile option for a floor.  Installed correctly, it will last many years to come. The only drawback is the grout […]

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Build A Shed Floor With Pressure-Treated Wood

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Any kind of outdoor shed will require some kind of sub-floor, regardless of if it is built from scratch, or built using a plastic shed kit. […]

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Installing Protective Paper On Your Floors

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In preparing for painting your walls and ceilings, no one wants to mess up their hardwood floors or other finished floor surfaces. The perfect solution is […]

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Spyder Grout-Out Review

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I stopped by Lowe’s looking to buy a Spyder Grout-Out tool I seen on the TV commercial a while ago. They say their product will […]

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Preparing Floor And Walls For Basement Remodeling

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A full-sized basement under at least a portion of your house means the possibility of additional living space. If there is only a crawl space, […]

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All About Railings

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The railing is a finishing touch to most deck and stair projects.  But you have to consider safety requirements as well as the visual impact. […]

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How To Add A Clear Finish To Wood

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Paint over any properly prepared wood surface and you’ll hide, or at least mask, its grain.  Clear finishes do the exact opposite. They emphasize the […]

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Finishing Old Hardwood Floors

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The warmth, beauty, and durability of wood make it one of the most popular flooring materials.  Wood adds a feeling of quality and permanence to […]

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Replacing A Damaged Baseboard

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Like most other trim work, fitting a new baseboard is trickier than you might imagine. So don’t be overly dismayed if you miscut a miter […]

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