FLOORING REPLACEMENT

We were invited to provide new hardwood flooring and carpet is this remodel just yards from the ocean. The hardwood by D&M was installed over 5mm matting to help dampen the sound in this raised foundations beach home? Our team installed the mat underlayment glued directly to the subfloor and worked close with the tile…

WATERPROOF FLOORING REPLACED

This project was done for a very nice couple who had a flood in their vacation rental during the busy vacation season. We knew we had guest coming and had a short deadline to meet! Working with both the insurance adjuster and home owner we came in after Serve Pro did the initial clean up…

LIBRARY FLOORING REPLACEMENT

We have started the project at the Nipomo Library. We are removing the glue down carpet and will be preparing the floor for a Luxury Vinyl Flooring. We noticed that all of the boxes of base were labeled correctly but when opened two boxes had the wrong color inside. This rubber base color took us…

WATERPROOF FLOORING ON STAIRS – STAIRNOSE OPTIONS

Laminate flooring is designed as a floating floor system. There are times we glue them down solid. Most often we would glue down a laminate floor on stairs, stair landings or at a step at top of a loft type area. We glue laminate flooring down at times for safety reasons. We want steps and stairs…

Can I lay vinyl flooring over laminate flooring?

It is not recommended practice to install vinyl flooring of any kind plank or sheet over laminate flooring. Or any other flooring over laminate for that matter. Laminate flooring is installed in a floating method. It is not glued or nailed down to the subfloor. Therefor, one it should be pretty easy compared to other…

Which flooring should be installed first, or does it matter?

Tile can be messy and the traffic to complete the job is heavy as well. It is recommended to have all your tile and grout work done before carpet, vinyl flooring or hardwood installation. This is typically after any cabinet and painting work is completed. After tile is done we want to install sheet vinyl…

What can I do with hardwood floors to make them less slippery?

┬áHaving a slippy floor is dangerous for anyone. I have walked myself into several rooms and almost gone arse over tea-kettle myself. If your hardwood floor is slippery it could be caused by something on the finish that can and should be removed. A good clean floor should not be slippery. The cause could be…