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  1. Flooring
    We had a water leak and have to replace some of the flooring. We have it in several rooms so I'm hoping someone has a few boxes so we don't have to replace every room. Any help is greatly appreciated!
  2. Painting
    I have unfinished red oak cabinets that a friend built for my new home. The doors are red oak and the interior is real plywood, no pressed crap! I do not want to add stain at all, I want to keep the oak in it's natural state! Everything I am finding on "how to" involves staining. And all the...
  3. Carpentry
    Hello, I bought red oak stair treads from one of the big box stores. They came sanded to a 150 grit finish. I sanded them to a 220 grit finish then stained them with oil-based stain. I did two coats of stain and as it was drying noticed that there are small wet spots on the wood. It...
  4. Flooring
    I recently bought a foreclosed 1939 colonial with 5/16" top nailed red oak throughout w/ the exception of one room which has linoleum. The hardwoods are in great shape but the linoleum in the single room was horrible so I ripped it out. There is 3/4" diagonal plank subflooring beneath it. I...
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