Hardwood / Discussions

Do you have recommendations for radon sealing basement concrete & installing new flooring?

...hardwood (which I have sourced). My questions pertain to best and most healthy approach with regards to: 1) Radon -- I have a radon issue and have recently ...

Posted by M N Sept. 1, 2020, 2:20 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

How can I heat a bedroom above a garage?

...hardwood floor), and whether I could spray foam over the system. Thanks in advance. Steve

Posted by Steve Dulmage April 30, 2020, 9:18 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 0 Responses

How to air seal & ventilate a partial gut reno of a 1901 house?

...hardwood finish flooring to follow. New insulation and Intello air barrier throughout the underside of the roof and inboard of the old sheathing in all the wall...

Posted by Zach Zill Feb. 7, 2021, 4:33 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 0 Responses

What type of wood can be installed on a radiant floor?

...hardwood species perform reasonably well in this capacity, but we would recommend that you first consider engineered hardwood for added durability. Some bamboo ...

Posted by Colleen Blak Dec. 11, 2017, 1:59 p.m. Flooring and stairs 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

We are looking to build a slab on grade, do we need radiant heat?

...hardwood, Marmoleum, cork, or some other floor covering. But that addition could easily cost you more than a heating system, so it depends on what your desired ...

Posted by Scott Self Sept. 21, 2020, 10:34 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 Responses