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Posted in thread: Newly framed bathroom wall out of square - should I have contractor redo? on 08-08-2015 at 09:12 PM
I made a lot of money correcting other people's mistakes.
Posted in thread: Pay flooring guy by the hour, day or job? on 08-02-2015 at 02:39 PM
So typical. Give a long warranty and then write out everything with disclaimers."The big type
giveth and the little type taketh away."Just like a carpet wear warranty. Nylon doesn't wear.
Posted in thread: Pay flooring guy by the hour, day or job? on 07-23-2015 at 06:35 PM
Thanks!If a job measured 915sq ft but to account for waste 1000sg ft of the flooring was
purchased, would pro flooring installers, who normally work by the sq ft charge by the 915 sq
ft "measured" or ...
Posted in thread: Pay flooring guy by the hour, day or job? on 07-23-2015 at 06:34 PM
The reason a pro won't install it without the transitions is warranty. Without them, there is
none. So if/when it fails, the pro would be responsible to replace it out-of-pocket.
Posted in thread: Pay flooring guy by the hour, day or job? on 06-23-2015 at 08:31 PM
Pro flooring installers normally work by the sq. ft.
Posted in thread: First-Time Vinyl Installation - Patching Compound Help!! on 06-06-2015 at 11:44 AM
Sounds like you mixed it too thick.
Posted in thread: Vinyl Floor making "popping" sound on 06-06-2015 at 11:43 AM
I think you have to use material likePallet with at least 6-8 boards as described above, approx
1/2″ thick x 3 1/2″ wide by 26″ long.Wood screws (from 3/4″ to 1
Posted in thread: Vinyl Floor making "popping" sound on 05-22-2015 at 09:00 PM
Counter Snap will workWith no disrespect, I have been installing vinyl and carpet since 1973
and it won't work. It might hold down the subfloor, but it will do nothing for the vinyl.
Posted in thread: Vinyl Floor making "popping" sound on 05-19-2015 at 07:29 PM
I have used Counter-Snap through vinyl and carpet, and it worked great. Counter Snap is for
hardwood and vinyl floors only to secure finished floors onto floor joists.But it will leave
holes in the vi...
Posted in thread: Vinyl Floor making "popping" sound on 04-22-2015 at 03:53 PM
Well, you could get a large needle made to shoot glue underneath. It might work.