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  • Posted in thread: New granite counter tops are a problem! on 11-27-2010 at 02:17 PM
    It sounds like you had granite tiles installed, or was it slab granite? Either way the
    responsibility falls on the person that built/designed the counter top.

  • Posted in thread: Granite Gap on 11-13-2010 at 03:13 PM
    3/4 of an inch is totally unacceptable. Get the fabricator, installer back. For what you pay
    for stone it needs to be right.

  • Posted in thread: How to restore laminate hardwood floor? on 02-23-2010 at 05:55 AM
    First of all, is it a laminate floor, or an engineered (laminated)wood floor.

  • Posted in thread: sub floor on 02-10-2010 at 05:19 PM
    Is it particle board or OSB?

  • Posted in thread: needed: removal method for old laminate on 01-10-2010 at 10:51 AM
    It should be contact cement that is used on the counter top. As posted before, a heat gun is
    the best way to remove laminate. Heat will soften the existing glue, and then a stiff putty
    knife and a fla...

  • Posted in thread: Great Alternative to Granite on 10-20-2009 at 01:47 PM
    Laminates counters today are a lot different from the past. You can get different edge
    treatments such as Kuhn bevel, and with the high definition finishes, it looks a lot like solid
    surface. Flush mo...

  • Posted in thread: Question on preparing floor prior to installing laminate flooring on 03-28-2009 at 12:55 PM
    The best thing to do is leave the vinyl. Get some Ardex or similar cement based floor leveler
    and feather it out where the vinyl meets the subfloor. This will take care of any transition
    problems. Jus...

  • Posted in thread: My laminate floor moves when you walk on it on 03-09-2009 at 09:32 AM
    As stated, you can loose your warranty. The purpose of the underlay is to help deaden sound
    when on the floor, and to take up any minor imperfections in the sub floor. The 2 in 1 underlay
    is also a va...

  • Posted in thread: another laminate question ...sorry ! on 03-06-2009 at 01:10 PM
    If the area is larger than 5x12, it is seamed. Sheet goods are not, and never have been made
    larger than 5x12, at least not in my 30 + yrs of installing laminate. If I understand the
    layout, you have ...

  • Posted in thread: another laminate question ...sorry ! on 02-23-2009 at 04:23 PM
    Not sure I understand your question, but you can get laminate in various size sheets up to a 5'
    by 12'.In the past few years, the distributors have started being a little more fussy on cut
    sizes, and ...