Last Activity:03-09-2009 8:29 AM
Posted in thread: My laminate floor moves when you walk on it on 03-09-2009 at 08:29 AM
I pulled up the floor and smoothed the underlayment. There is some improvement; I'm thinking
about removing the underlayment...what do i have to lose.
Posted in thread: My laminate floor moves when you walk on it on 03-05-2009 at 11:48 AM
I'm so sorry-I mean to say that its moving vertically-up and down. not around. Its like its
compressing or crushing the underlayment. I tried to get the underlayment flat, but what if I
Posted in thread: My laminate floor moves when you walk on it on 03-04-2009 at 08:25 AM
I should also note that despite the horizontal movement, the boards remain locked together.
Posted in thread: My laminate floor moves when you walk on it on 03-03-2009 at 08:31 AM
Howdy folks!I'm in the process of installing a laminate floor in a 5 x 5 powder room-I'm about
3/4 done. When you walk on the new floor, it moves under your feet. The boards are locked
together; the m...
Posted in thread: new walls and an old ceiling on 10-17-2008 at 08:31 AM
Thanks much!I've seen where you can apply a coat of thinned joint compound with a paint
roller-kind of like the suggestion above. Would the skim coat with the roller really work? It
sounds strange to ...
Posted in thread: new walls and an old ceiling on 10-16-2008 at 02:31 PM
I have a very small half bath and the existing drywall is messed up. Specifically, the previous
owner thought that it was a good idea to apply several coats of paint over old wallpaper paste.
Posted in thread: paint sprayer on 03-27-2008 at 10:07 AM
Hello all-I'm thinking about spray painting 4 half louvered bifold doors. I have a small
compressor (the simple $300 light duty porter cable that comes with the two brad nailers). Does
anyone have sug...
Posted in thread: Bifold doors on 03-25-2008 at 03:08 PM
I'm not sure if this thread belongs here, but what the hell.I have a utility closet adjacent to
my kitchen; its a big closet containing the washer, dryer, furnance, waterheater, etc. There
are two sep...
Posted in thread: first home...wood paneling...i need help!! on 03-25-2008 at 02:54 PM
I recently removed cheap wood paneling from drywall. Three issues: (a) nails cause a
disproportionate amount of damage to the drywall; (b) constrution adhesive; (c) mold. The nail
damage was easy enou...
Posted in thread: Check your dryer duct on 01-22-2008 at 08:09 AM
Thanks a lot Glenn. The vent is galvanized and gas line is black.