August 14, 2017
These encaustic cement tiles blend modern design with motifs borrowed from ancient art and architecture.
July 11, 2017
If you’re installing the new flooring parallel to the existing nail-down floor, use a plywood underlayment first to avoid large gaps.
June 6, 2017
Walk through this process with master tile setter Tom Meehan.
May 24, 2017
Though an in-floor heating system does add some extra work to a construction or remodeling project, any skilled and conscientious contractor should be able to handle the necessary details. And…
March 27, 2017
A crew of students installed 1350 square feet of strand-type bamboo flooring, giving the house a dramatic look
January 23, 2017
A loud and worsening squeak has developed in the middle of the master-bathroom floor — how should I fix it?
January 20, 2017
Brian, Rob, and Justin respond to reader mail about overdriven nails, roofing in high winds, and protecting floors during remodels.
January 12, 2017
A long-lasting, good-looking floor starts with a smart layout and strong fastening.
December 1, 2016
French doors permit daylight to show off a painted floor.
November 30, 2016
If subflooring panels can move against the joists or abutting sheets, they will squeak.
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