Last Activity:04-07-2011 7:24 AM
Posted in thread: Resilient vinyl planking in basement on 12-01-2011 at 11:23 PM
My basement has always had water leakage along the wall that meets the concrete driveway. That
water has caused about half of the vinyl tiles in the 280 sq ft room to popup super easy. We
Posted in thread: Leveling bathroom floor on 04-06-2011 at 10:54 PM
Do you mean use 1/4" on top of 3/4", or do they actually make a single 1" thick subfloor piece?
Posted in thread: Leveling bathroom floor on 04-06-2011 at 11:14 AM
So I tore out the floor down to the joists to level it all out and get rid of the louon.Are two
layers of 1/2" (with adhesive & screws between) good enough for a subfloor, or should I do 3/4"
Posted in thread: Leveling bathroom floor on 04-01-2011 at 08:14 AM
joecaption: You're right - there's 1/2" of subfloor and 1/2" of louon to bring it flush with
the hardwood in the rest of the house. Never saw that toe kick saw before - pretty neat!
Thinking I'll just...
Posted in thread: Leveling bathroom floor on 03-28-2011 at 08:07 PM
Background info:I'm laying ceramic tile in my bathroom (12"x12" tile). There's already an inch
of sub floor (with vinyl in there now, which is solid and not pulling up at all) and I'm adding
Posted in thread: Vinyl flooring with tile wainscoting on 02-02-2011 at 08:14 PM
Makes sense about the tiles. Thanks Joe.
Posted in thread: Vinyl flooring with tile wainscoting on 02-02-2011 at 07:07 PM
Our bathroom has tile wainscoting, and the bottom row of tile does a little curve out before
going to the floor - I guess you can call it a tile form of shoe molding? There's currently
sheet vinyl flo...
Posted in thread: Adding soffit ventilation on 07-22-2010 at 01:56 PM
I have a 2,000 sq foot hip roofed ranch. It has original white aluminum soffeting, but only
about 4 of the pieces are vented (on the entire house!), and I'm not even sure if the plywood
above those ar...
Posted in thread: Painting fiberglass entry doors on 06-03-2008 at 07:00 PM
I'm painting 4 new fiberglass entry doors soon, and a friend of mine offered to lend his
auto-body facilities to help, like his paint gun and baking oven. He suggested using a normal
auto-body paint (...