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A Wood Floor That Can Survive Anywhere
A Wood Floor That Can Survive AnywhereOnline Membership Required

In a basement or on a slab, create a stable platform to support quality engineered-wood flooring

Inspired Inlays
Inspired Inlays

Whether sophisticated or whimsical, simple or elaborate, the inlay process begins in the mind of the artist

Maple flooring over radiant heat?
Q & A: Maple flooring over radiant heat?

Warm Floors on a Tight Budget
Warm Floors on a Tight BudgetOnline Membership Required

Using factory-assembled pieces and swapping a boiler for a water heater can lower the cost of radiant-floor heating systems

11 Wood-Flooring Problems, and Their Solutions
11 Wood-Flooring Problems, and Their Solutions

For flawless wood floors, avoid these installation and finishing mistakes

Using a Moisture Meter
Video: Using a Moisture Meter

An accurate moisture meter is the most important tool a wood-floor installer can use

Build It Green! 2008: The Kelley Home's Main Floor
Video: Build It Green! 2008: The Kelley Home's Main FloorOnline Membership Required

For starters, the simple modular plan optimizes daylight and cross ventilation

Kitchen Remodeling for Any Budget
Kitchen Remodeling for Any Budget

Know when to splurge, where to save, and what not to do: Six case studies show you how

Recycled Rubber Flooring
Recycled Rubber Flooring

Durable, slip resistant, and resilient, rubber floor tiles are green and easy to install

The Best Chair Glides For Minimizing Scratches
The Best Chair Glides For Minimizing Scratches

Instead of PVC glides or stick-on felt choose a combination of the two

Creating Curved Flooring
Video: Creating Curved FlooringOnline Membership Required

Use a jigsaw and a router to cut the shape and laminate the thinner strips for a decorative accent

Cutting and bending curved floor parts
Cutting and bending curved floor parts

Whether you achieve your curve with a saw or by lamination, a homemade template and jig ensure a tight fit

Rope tile spacers
Tip: Rope tile spacers

Frame a Strong, Stable Floor With I-JoistsOnline Membership Required

Engineered floor joists are straighter, faster, and flatter, but they aren't installed the same way as dimensional lumber

Reclaimed Wood Is Beautiful and GreenOnline Membership Required

Some of the most-valuable wood available for builders was already part of a building

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