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Chris

U.S.
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20+ years flooring installation ...carpet,wood,tile and vinyl. Residential and commercial. I do not sell the products , just install what ever the shop / customer has purchased. I actually love seeing the finished project completed and it gives me great satisfaction to help others acheive that goal. If I don't know the answer I will say so, and then I will recommend another expert for you. I may even research the subject and answer to the best of my ability ...including links to my sources. I wish you all success Chris

Harvey Chichester

U.S.
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Concrete floor coatings, repair, decoration etc.

Perry Vellenga

U.S.
Available
Ceramic Tile/Marble. I can answer questions about floor preparation, tile selection, layout questions, performance of products, expectations of finish, compatabilities, questions about grout and epoxies, evaluating an installer, asking the right questions to check competence...more? 33 years this August 2012/ many years in commercial application from exterior finishes to Mall store fronts/ interior finishes like floor packages in stores inside Malls examples: The Limited, Lerner/NY, Lane Bryants, Bombay Co., Now involved in Residential new construction covering all types of interior finishes and designs.

Ed

U.S.
Available
I can answer any questions pertaining to rugs, including Oriental rugs, Persian rugs, Indian rugs, Pakistani rugs, Chinese rugs, needlepoint, hooked rugs, Dhurrys, Kilims, antique rugs, hand made rugs, hand knotted rugs, rug cleaning, rug repair, rug appraisal, rug restoration, rug storage, rug pads, rug protection, rug decorating, mothproofing, rug guarding. I CANNOT answer any questions about wall to wall carpeting, about carpets, tiles and floorings.

R Adams

U.S.
Available
Certified Installer 1966-1976, Certified Carpet Cleaning Instructor 1976-1985, Certified Commercial and Residential Floor Inspector since 1985 is available to answer questions on problems with carpet or other flooring, and carpet cleaning. I can guide you as to whether you may have a valid claim against a manufacturer/installer/dealer/cleaning company.

Carey Mitchell

U.S.
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Any question regarding carpet, including specifications, maintenance, installation, regulation.

Barbara Jacobs

U.S.
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I am happy to answer questions about the design and fabrication of hand made area rugs, specifically: Hand Knotted Tibetan Rugs. Similar questions that arise about different methods of making other, less authentic types that are called "tibetan" are also possible subjects.

Bill Hohmann

U.S.
Available
I can answer questions concerning the stripping and sealing of various tile, brick, and stone flooring with an emphasis on Mexican Tile. I cannot help in regards to installation issues, such as what sort of tile to use; how to install or remove tiles, etc.

Don Moore

U.S.
Available
Questions regarding the care and maintenance of Marble, Travertine, Limestone and Terazzo. I can also help with Granite.

Recent Answers

2017-02-25 identifying carpet:

 This carpet was manufactured by Shaw Industries, Inc. and sold under one of many possible brand names.      The codes tell us:          760   = Shaw Industries          

2017-02-09 Limestone tile with grout deposits:

No problem. Sealing the stone will help to keep this from happening again but also taping the stone off and maybe using an epoxy grout instead of porous style grout would be beneficial here. Most times

2017-02-09 molding for threshold:

Peter,     Even with the factory fastening methods I was always taking the extra step to ensure that the T molding or whatever application I was installing, remained in place.    Often times that meant

2017-02-09 Limestone tile with grout deposits:

The installer should have taped off the stone prior to grouting. It is possibly not ruined though. The grout is though, it'll need to be removed which is labor intensive. When working with non-filled natural

2017-02-09 Grout deposits on limestone tile surface:

Thank you for your question Andressa.....        I can clearly see why you are concerned with the outcome of your Stone install. As with "any" honed/filled/partially filled/or unfilled natural Stone a

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