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what is the best reasonably priced vacuum cleaner for a person with mobility problems that needs to clean a –?

Published on August 7, 2011 By jackwilson

two floor apartment with carpeted bedroom and stairs and stone floors in other rooms? It needs to be lightweight but powerful to cope with pet hairs and litter tray spills etc Thanks in advance Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

What is the best reasonably priced vacuum cleaner for a person with mobility problems that needs to clean a –?

Published on August 5, 2011 By jackwilson

two floor apartment with carpeted bedroom and stairs and stone floors in other rooms? It needs to be lightweight but powerful to cope with pet hairs and litter tray spills etc Thanks in advance Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

Purpose of hay on the floor?

Published on April 8, 2011 By jackwilson

As winter progresses, many homes in my area begin covering their stone tile floors with hay, particularly in corridors and especially on stairs. This hay or dried grass is either set aside in the autumn or made by cutting apart last year’s worn brooms. In the basement, about an inch of hay is laid. What […]

Remodeling stone fireplace?

Published on February 12, 2011 By jackwilson

We moved into a townhome with one of those 80’s style cobblestone fireplaces. The fireplace is in a corner next to the stairs and the stone surround goes from floor to ceiling. It looks very out of date with our modern furniture. I would like to remodel it but we have a very small budget. […]

Is there anyway to waterproof Exterior Stone steps?

Published on November 2, 2010 By jackwilson

I have a 2 family house that has a stone staircase leading to the 2nd floor and I have empty space underneath the staircase that I can use for storage if it didn’t always leak water. Is there anything I can spray or do to the stairs that can prevent it from leaking. I’d prefer […]

Should we go with the builder or a contractor (after home is built) to do the floors in our new home?

Published on August 30, 2010 By jackwilson

We are considering 18" x 18" diagonally laid travertine (stone) tile for the first floor and bathrooms, and carpet for the stairs, upstairs hallway, and bedrooms. Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

Is it too much visually, to have wood, carpet and tile floors, all coming together in entry?

Published on May 4, 2010 By jackwilson

We have a tile entry that leads to carpeted stairs. To the left is a pool table room and to the right is a family room. My husband dislikes carpet and wants wood floors in the rooms to the right and left of the tile entry. Wow…so many different floorings. Is that tooooo much visually? […]