We just bought a house which was built in 1910. I'm having the basement waterproofed. While they were digging the trenches, the workmen discovered that a portion of... See more
Am tearing up carpet in an old house and there is black residue on the hardwood underneath somebody said may be from linoleum long ago. Anyone know of a solvent that ... See more
Has anyone used slate tiles on front step and landing? If so is it slippery when wet or snowy? How is it holding up ?
What solution is best for cleaning and shining hardwood floors?
spilled dark paint on carpet. got some of it out with tried alcohol and acetone, but still a good bit remains visible.
Help my floors are only a year old and you could almost not even notice but I was comparing my dining and kitchen floors and realized there’s dirt in the grooves of... See more
I have kept my off white carpet spotless and clean (cats and all) in several rooms of our house. However, we are downsizing, so I want it perfect. There is at least... See more
I've tried regular carpet cleaners and they don't work very well on this type of material.
Removing carpet from stairs. Top most step/landing has carpet over lip of step. Any suggestions on how to finish this. Do I just leave the carpet there?
Hey guys!! I’m desperate for an easy, CHEAP solution to cover this ceramic tile floor. We will eventually replace the floor with luxury vinyl or even remove complet... See more
Since I removed the carpet, the stairs have gotten very dirty so they need to be cleaned well before I shellac them. I saw this online https://www.youtube.com/watch?v... See more
I can't afford to buy new ones
I just came from inspecting my basement and saw several examples of the wooden planks appearing to have rotted areas but there is no leaking in my basement. The house... 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 would like to remove this stain without having to refinish the entire room. Any tips would be appreciated. Thank you.
Can anyone give an opinion on what caused discoloration in floor?
Hi, Someone poured a concrete slab 14'x18' and left a really bad low area against the house from the corner to the sliding glass door. So now when I rinse it off it f... See more
Does hardwood flooring, covered mostly by an area rug, cause a room to be cooler than wall-to-wall carpet?