Amazines Free Article Archive
www.amazines.com - Monday, November 30, 2020
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at Amazines.com
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Google
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
CATEGORIES
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133434)
 Advice (161171)
 Affiliate Programs (34757)
 Art and Culture (73748)
 Automotive (145650)
 Blogs (75222)
 Boating (9844)
 Books (17221)
 Buddhism (4128)
 Business (1329022)
 Business News (426383)
 Business Opportunities (366353)
 Camping (10967)
 Career (72752)
 Christianity (15849)
 Collecting (11638)
 Communication (115068)
 Computers (241942)
 Construction (38921)
 Consumer (49685)
 Cooking (17067)
 Copywriting (6653)
 Crafts (18205)
 Cuisine (7543)
 Current Affairs (20419)
 Dating (45889)
 EBooks (19696)
 E-Commerce (48224)
 Education (185303)
 Electronics (83507)
 Email (6407)
 Entertainment (159839)
 Environment (28927)
 Ezine (3039)
 Ezine Publishing (5451)
 Ezine Sites (1550)
 Family & Parenting (110929)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196424)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11847)
 Feng Shui (131)
 Finance & Investment (310446)
 Fitness (106332)
 Food & Beverages (62917)
 Free Web Resources (7940)
 Gambling (30223)
 Gardening (25149)
 Government (10533)
 Health (629685)
 Hinduism (2206)
 Hobbies (44055)
 Home Business (91582)
 Home Improvement (251105)
 Home Repair (46177)
 Humor (4832)
 Import - Export (5453)
 Insurance (45105)
 Interior Design (29585)
 International Property (3485)
 Internet (191007)
 Internet Marketing (146476)
 Investment (22848)
 Islam (1167)
 Judaism (1356)
 Law (80453)
 Link Popularity (4595)
 Manufacturing (20857)
 Marketing (98998)
 MLM (14136)
 Motivation (18221)
 Music (27012)
 New to the Internet (9496)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4048)
 Online Shopping (129631)
 Organizing (7805)
 Party Ideas (11852)
 Pets (38069)
 Poetry (2234)
 Press Release (12683)
 Public Speaking (5635)
 Publishing (7528)
 Quotes (2407)
 Real Estate (126636)
 Recreation & Leisure (95397)
 Relationships (87678)
 Research (16170)
 Sales (80337)
 Science & Technology (110257)
 Search Engines (23488)
 Self Improvement (153226)
 Seniors (6236)
 Sexuality (35949)
 Small Business (49283)
 Software (83015)
 Spiritual (23475)
 Sports (116088)
 Tax (7659)
 Telecommuting (34067)
 Travel & Tourism (307865)
 UK Property Investment (3121)
 Video Games (13428)
 Web Traffic (11748)
 Website Design (56838)
 Website Promotion (36596)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35790)
Author Spotlight
ROBERT HOWARD

The Word of God is as, “Sweet as Honey”. God has Taken Me Through a Whole Lot of Things...more
ELLISEN WANG

I'm Ellisen, nice to meet you! Obviously you're here because you want to know who I am. Wel...more
ANISH SAH

My Name is Anish Sah, I am an Internet Marketing and SEO Expert, Social Media Guru and young Entrepr...more
CACEY TAYLOR

Im just a man who likes to be happy and see others happy. Im into home business, sports, family, and...more
DANICA EVANS

Danica Evans is an experienced author and online content writer. She has done her major in psycholog...more


Useful Tips on Carpet Lying of Pad in Uneven Sub Floors by Theresa Flores





Article Author Biography
Useful Tips on Carpet Lying of Pad in Uneven Sub Floors by
Article Posted: 01/30/2013
Article Views: 36
Articles Written: 1738
Word Count: 577
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Useful Tips on Carpet Lying of Pad in Uneven Sub Floors


 
Home Improvement,Fashion & Cosmetics,Crafts
When properly constructed and installed, a floor last for over 50 years. But what do you do if your sub floor is uneven? Subfloors are essential for installing the actual flooring by giving it a suitable base and may also house heating and air conditioning ducts. Properly constructed subfloors increase the life of the actual floor that you walk on.

Floating floors or ceramic floors that are installed on top of uneven subfloors are more prone to cracking or breaking simply due to the uneven base that the hard flooring is located on. Just walking on the floors can damage them beyond repair, decreasing the value of your investment and causing you to have to replace the floors much sooner than you had planned.

What can you do about uneven subfloors? Uneven subfloors must be leveled before you install any type of flooring or carpet pad. Self-leveling mortar or concrete is one way that you can try to level out the floors. Applying this mortar to your subfloor according to the manufacturer's directions can help to get the floors into proper condition so that you can begin installing your flooring.

A handy solution for an uneven sub floor is a carpet pad. If the floor is not too uneven a carpet pad may cover the flaws. Installing carpet pad over uneven sub floors will only cover up the problem temporarily. The carpet pad over uneven sub floors will wear unevenly and quickly with the pressure from feet and furniture, causing the carpet and the padding to wear out much quicker.

Carpet Pad for uneven subfloors

A carpet pad is an underlay for the carpeting that adds significant years to a carpet's life. It reduces wear and tear and makes a carpet feel softer and warmer. If the floor is not too uneven a carpet pad may cover the flaws. If you are on a shoe string budget and are cursed with an uneven subfloor you could use a carpet pad. But remember this is only a temporary solution. Due to the uneven surface, the carpet pad will wear out unevenly and you will face the same problems. You will need a permanent solution in the longer run. Solutions for uneven subfloor

It is wiser to look for a long term solution to your problem. Depending on the kind of decorative floor you are looking for and the unevenness of the subfloor, a solution needs to be worked out.

Leveling agents can be used to level the surface. This is best done by a professional using suitable measurements and levelers. If you want to try it yourself you could use commercially available self leveling mortar or cement. This comes with a complete list of directions from the manufacturer. A word of caution before you attempt leveling the floor- jump at it only if you are absolutely confident. You might accidentally aggravate the problem! In many cases a simple solution is laying a layer of plywood under the decorative flooring. Plywood provides an even surface for the new layer. This is a simple, quick and cost effective solution. It is considerably less messy too.

If your uneven subfloor is bothering you, ease your brow. It can be fixed in no time. All that is required is the willingness to address the problem appropriately rather than looking for temporary solutions.

For more helpful advise related to this topic, check out our main page here:

Auckland carpet laying

Related Articles - Carpet laying, carpet layer, carpet laying Auckland, carpet laying east Auckland, carpet laying west Auckland, carpet laying Auckland city, laying,

Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.



 Author Login 
LOGIN
Register for Author Account

 

Advertiser Login

 

ADVERTISE HERE NOW!
   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  

 

Great Paranormal Romance


PAUL RICE

hello everyone l been on the net since 2000 and enjoy my work l work as an affiliate and also have w...more
STEVERT MCKENZIE

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more
DAMIAN POWELL

Demonstrated exceptional leadership in the government and private sector at an executive level. Skil...more
XTAGE XIXTEEN

My name is Kingsley Chihozie. Am from the western part of Africa, Nigerian. Am a graduate of Abia St...more
LAURA JEEVES

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more
CHRIS BURTON

I am an International Corporate Consultant specialising in the bespoke formation of offshore compani...more
TIM FAY

I am not a writer nor am I trying to become a writer. I am an average person with average intelligen...more
SUSAN FRIESEN

Susan Friesen, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm eVision Media...more
JASON NG

Jason Ng has a huge passion for the health and fitness industry as he strongly believes that having ...more
GENE MYERS

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. I have four other books "in...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2020, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from wikipedia.org under the GNU FDL license