Has anyone used slate tiles on front step and landing? If so is it slippery when wet or snowy? How is it holding up ?
Our house is over 20 years old and has narrow plank natural maple hardwood floors. We would like to update our house some by refinishing the floors so they don’t ha... See more
i have put new laminate flooring in my kitchen and i dont want to get a water leak on it from the fridge , what can i do ?
my contractor used 1/8 in ecauboard for the sub floor instead of luan subfloor, its at a cottage with no basement. the cottage is on stilts approximatetly 15 inches o... See more
How can I remove tough stubborn stains from my carpet without using a vacuum cleaner?Which home made hacks can I use?
Hi fellow home talkers! How are all of you doing? If anyone could help me out...I would really appreciate it! We have a very porous PORCELAIN tile in our kitchen. ... See more
We moved into my parents house after my father passed in 2016. Dad's response to any comment regarding needed repairs was "I 95 years old, what do I care" the kitchen... See more
I’m heartbroken that my toddler granddaughter ruined my dining room floors with a black marker. The marks are horrible. I’ve tried toothpaste, Dawn, alcohol and f... See more
Should I use the asphalt crack repair in-a-tube or the loose stuff in a bucket for the cracks? It's a 50 year old driveway and the it's going to take a lot of whateve... See more
I’d like to update the look of my bathroom floor old tiles without removing them. I wonder if I can or even should paint the floor?
I am renovating my house and. We had put down a mat waterproof woodlook floor that we got a couple of scuff marks on on from moving furniture we have tried comet soap... See more
My newly installed floor looks so dull and boring and appears to be dirty. I want the floor to shine! Vinegar and detergent isn't doing the job. Help!
My last two houses had hardwood floors which I loved. I recently moved into a carpeted apartment with my two little dogs. They seem to think the carpet is grass and a... See more
The tiles are coming off the floor of this shower floor. It was built in the ‘70’s. I really would like to replace so it can be SCRUBBED REALLY GOOD! How difficu... See more
Purchases old ocean front house in Cape Breton Nova Scotia. Plan on renovating and using seasonally. Will be winterized with plumbing antifreeze and no heat or electr... See more
My bathroom is 1950ish. Floor is solid and has the small tiles in pink. Is there a way to lay a new floor over it instead of busting it all out? Tile also runs up the... See more
Will be stripping our 20 year old linoleum floor and putting a new finish on it (rental, so no new floor for us). Want to fill in some dings/gouges first. Suggestio... See more
I have tile floors everywhere. I don't have the budget to jack-hammer out the tile to replace with a wood floor. Is it possible to lay down wood laminate on top of th... See more