Q: I am a reporter for a Canadian TV network. I have read a press release re “Real Wood Floors: Look Beyond the Ordinary” from Canada Newswire, the release was sent by National Wood Flooring Association. I am very interested in making a feature story on the new flooring trend stated in the press release.
We are most interested in reclaimed wood floors, hand scraped distressed floors and customization trends like borders, medallions, inlays and mixed media (stone, granite and even leather), etc… Do you have any referrals for me?
A: ..If you want to know anything about medallions, I have a friend who runs Olde World Flooring and he specializes in this. He makes his own, and they are quite fantastic. His name is Allan Macdonald, oldeworldflooring.com.
Mirage Engineered Wood Flooring or?
Q: Mirage or *****- Engineered hardwood flooring? I've been looking at both brands and can't decide which is better and why? Will engineered hardwood cup? We do not run our air conditioner that much in the summer and our RH level was reading around 70 plus on an extremely humid…
Have you ever heard of a plug cutter that drills a pilot hole for the screw, a countersink for the screwhead, and a plug hole at the same time? I am installing random width, and this plug cutter also has a built in stop to not drill the plug to…
Q: I am installing a wood floor and have some areas of the plywood subfloor that need to be levelled prior to installation of the wood floor. I have looked at a number of products, such as Mapei Planipatch. As far as I can see, none explicitly state that the…
Glue for trap door
What type of glue should I use to glue 1/4 oak flooring to a sheet of 3/4 plywood that I'm using for a trap door?