Durable flooring / Discussions

What is the best material for flooring?

...flooring (see our DIY cork flooring installation video here) , and the other we did polished concrete slab on grade with Marmoleum flooring upstairs. Some peo...

Posted by Babak K July 17, 2020, 2:09 a.m. Flooring and stairs 1 Responses

What type of green flooring is best for a basement floor?

...flooring page - Where to find non-toxic durable green flooring materials If you don’t already have a sump pump I would suggest you install one, and even con...

Posted by Jeff Krohn Sept. 15, 2019, 5:52 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

Do you have suggestion for non-toxic closet design company, or materials?

...flooring product DIY Cork Flooring - Pros, Cons & Green Installation Guide for LEED & Passive House How to Choose Eco-Friendly healthy, durable & Be...

Posted by Nicole Lucas Haimes Oct. 11, 2019, 10:51 p.m. Materials and resources 1 Responses

What is a pet proof, safe and durable wood floor sealer?

My floors are stranded bamboo and want the most durable protection and easy to clean. Very hard to get floor clean now. I need to refinish all and also replace...

Posted by Gail Hagopian Oct. 13, 2020, 11:53 a.m. Flooring and stairs 1 Responses

What is the best way to renovate a basement after a flood?

...flooring in the finished section, cut and removed the gyprock and insulation three feet off the ground, and disinfected the studs throughout. We decided to re...

Posted by Wren Toombs June 18, 2018, 10:52 a.m. Foundation and basement improvements 2 Responses

What is the best way to finish a concrete floor?

...durable and not have to refinish it regularly. We would agree with not using epoxy finishes. If they are applied before the concrete has sufficiently dried or i...

Posted by Steven P. Aug. 17, 2017, 3:04 p.m. Flooring and stairs 1 Responses

Is EPS or XPS better for use in basement rim joists? Should faced or unfaced foam boards be used?

...flooring and of course drywall. Overall I'm impressed with product, I don't believe fibreglass or mineral wool belong in a basement unless certain conditions ...

Posted by Thomas Dispenza Sept. 8, 2019, 12:43 a.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses