Category: Flooring

Why, When and How to Remodel?

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By: Byron Buchanan There are many reasons that contribute to the eventual decision to undertake a renovation or remodel.  It can be as simple as need: something has worn out, or one’s personal style has evolved and the environment no longer represents current taste.  More likely lifestyle changes have rendered the function of a room inconvenient or obsolete.  Regardless of what creates the motivation to begin the process of
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Construction tips of the month

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Replacing old Tongue-and-groove boards If your floors are tongue-and-groove boards, it's necessary to cut through the board joints to release them from their position. (A circular saw is recommended for this.) -Lever up the broken board, using a pry bar (Be careful not to damage the non-damaged planks.) Remove the tongue from the new board, using a sharp chisel It is simpler to replace square-edged boards than tongue-and-groove boards, since
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