To lay tiles on a wooden floor, prepare the floor, level it, install concrete boards, use seam tape on the seams and then lay the tile. Apply grout to finish.
Make sure to have all tools and parts needed to make the process go smoothly.
There are 29 shingles in a standard bundle of three-tab roofing. Each shingle is 12 inches by 36 inches. It takes three bundles to make a square, which in roofing is 100 square feet.Full Answer >
The minimum recommended slope of a handicap ramp is 1:12 because it is the threshold for the strength required of a handicapped person to move unaccompanied up or down the ramp. Construction of a handicap ramp uses the relationship between vertical height to horizontal length to determine the recommended slope.Full Answer >
Attaching plasterboard to a wall is a relatively easy project that takes only a few steps and can be finished within a couple of hours. You need a measuring tape, a pencil, a ruler, a knife, wall adhesive, plasterboard, a level and a trowel.Full Answer >
Assessing whether a wall is load-bearing is easier with access to the attic, but it can be done without if the building has a basement. Check the basement for support posts, girders and beams that stretch the length of the room. Walls that are above or perpendicular to these support structures are likely to be load-bearing.Full Answer >