Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Flooring

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-30-2011, 01:10 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 0
Share |
Default

Engineered hardwood? Noob


I am a noob when it comes to the engineered hard wood flooring. I just got done remodeling my front room. I am now to the floor. The carpet was nasty. I did not believe how much crap sand dust was under that carpet.

What are some good brands of flooring and what brands should I stay away from? I am hoping to find some decent flooring around 3 dollars a square foot.

What other factors of this type of flooring should I look at when deciding on this purchase. Also any good flooring websites you could suggest to possible purchase from would be helpfull also.

Off to search this website again. THanks

Edit

By the way I am going to be putting this over hardwood that is stained and ruined from years of carpet being over it.

sdeters is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2011, 01:36 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 1,646
Rewards Points: 0
Default

Engineered hardwood? Noob


i've bought solid brazillian tigerwood a couple of times from hursthardwoods.com. they are cheaper then any other place on shipping and the product was great. they also carry laminate and engineered flooring. they do have some prefinished engineered (walnut, oak, and hickory) for around 3.00 a sq ft. if you call talk to a guy named winston. if going over hardwood make sure you get flooring that can float. some engineered can be nailed/stapled, glued or floated.

DannyT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2011, 05:18 PM   #3
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 0
Default

Engineered hardwood? Noob


Thanks for the feedback. I will check them out.
sdeters is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
From Carpet to Engineered Hardwood in a Weekend MisterPG Project Showcase 14 02-23-2011 01:48 PM
Installing 3/4" Engineered Hardwood over Particle board New_Floors Flooring 4 01-26-2011 09:23 PM
engineered hardwood over regular plywood jcomp Flooring 4 07-27-2010 02:00 PM
Dricore and Engineered Hardwood doughboy52 Flooring 0 06-23-2010 08:45 AM
can engineered hardwood be a floating floor? smythe01 Flooring 10 07-09-2008 10:16 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.