Jan , We still need to plaster the wall around the new window, repair the floor and install the skirting architrave The new doors are made of accoya which is a super durable and dimensionally stable wood which means that the doors shouldn t warp and should run smoothly for years to come, which was
Prehung Interior Door Fix Determine Where Your Door is Sticking Tighten Hinge Screws The first thing you need to do is determine where your door is rubbing the floor or jamb (the vertical pieces of wood that your door fits into) There are six different scenarios Your door rubs the floor below the jamb that houses the
Rotten entry door sill Rotten entry door sill before replacement Door sills on entry doors can rot and deteriorate over time due to exposure to the elements Use pressure treated or rot resistant wood when replacing door sill.
Feb , Last week I showed you how we demo d our kids bathroom floors as preparation to installing brand new tile floors! You can read all about Because we were going to install tile on wood sub floor, we needed to add a layer of concrete backer board (which is often also called hardibacker) Concrete backer
The homeowners were replacing the old damaged oak flooring and were having a new floor put in Now was the perfect time to replace the door The new hardwood flooring will tuck up nice and tight to the inside edge of the new doors threshold At first glance this is a no brainer hour or less door swap out I was wrong!
Feb , What we learned and what we used to install tongue and groove hardwood flooring To enable the flooring to tuck as neatly as possible underneath the door frame, Scott used our multi tool to raise the level of the jamb so that the new flooring could tuck neatly underneath Finally, we laid a fresh sheet of
Mar , Cutting a new groove in hardwood flooring This flooring is tongue and groove There are a ton of differing opinions on how to install (we re installing it over a concrete slab) but the way we did it was to float it and secure the pieces together with glue in the groove If your new to the flooring lingo, floating
Jul , PDF version If there s one thing I ve learned about DIY over all the years and houses and furniture I ve built, it s this Don t give up until you get it right Here s the plan we ll take the first row off, rip it down , re install it, and then try to push the entire floor toward the wall to fill the new gap We decided
Laying a tile floor is not as hard as you might think and can save the expense of having it professionally installed Read this Trim the bottom of the door jambs so the tile will fit under them using either a handsaw or jamb saw (available to rent at tool rental centers) Using a jamb saw How to Tile Over Hardwood Flooring
Read this article to find out how to remove and replace damaged particle board subflooring in your home from home improvement expert Danny Lipford Attach New Subfloor Attach the new plywood subflooring to the floor joists with construction adhesive and screws If your time and door How to Repair Rotten Wood.
Mar , Paper bag floor a year after installation Save (I promise it hasn t been empty the whole time, we removed everything to get better pictures and trade out the cribs for a big bed.) Let me just start by saying thiswe are not easy on this floor It gets abused, big time It s gets pelted with matchbox cars, wooden
With Shaw Epic Plus hardwood flooring you have several different methods of installation available Also, you ll want to check all doors to ensure the added height of the new floor will not impede on any door s swing Thresholds, high traffic areas, and terminations almost always get a little extra love with an adhesive.
Watch this video to find out how to replace a worn or damaged entry door threshold to prevent drafts under doors Attach New Threshold to Floor Screw the new threshold to the floor A good replacement unit will have rubber seals on both the top and bottom to prevent moisture and air from moving over or under it.
Feb , I had an undetected leak under the threshold of the back door so before I knew it, the laminate started to badly bubble there and the top layer has We built a new house with plenty of insulation and we had to install carpet over the hardwood floors in the bedroom over the garage because of how cold the