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

For flawless wood floors, avoid these installation and finishing mistakes

The Best Way to Insulate a Rim Joist

Stop energy losses with a spray-foam kit

Z-flashing retrofit
Tip: Z-flashing retrofit

Replacing a Floorboard
Replacing a Floorboard

A renovation contractor explains how to remove a damaged tongue-and-groove floorboard and install a new one

Fixing a bouncy floor
Tip: Fixing a bouncy floor

Replacing a Rotten Mudsill
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Let simple wooden wedges do the heavy lifting

Q & A: Correcting a bouncy I-joist floor

Fixing a broken floor joist
Tip: Fixing a broken floor joist

New Life for an Old Floor
New Life for an Old FloorOnline Membership Required

How to prepare a wood floor for a new finish

Q & A: Refinishing “ebonized” oak flooring

Q & A: Tiling over concrete cracks

Replacing a MudsillOnline Membership Required

Careful bracing inside and out holds a house steady as rot is removed

Q & A: Fixing a bouncy floor

Help for squeaky floors
Tip: Help for squeaky floors

Patching a wood floor
Tip: Patching a wood floor

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