Home Clean-Up and Renovations – Floors

Making Floor Repairs
Making Floor Repairs

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson
UF/ IFAS Wakulla Extension

Warped and De-laminated Floors: Not all warped wood flooring can be repaired. The extent of damage will depend partly on the kind of material used in the floor. Different woods react differently to dampness or flooding.

Plywood: Many homes have plywood subfloors. Plywood usually separates (de-laminates) when exposed to excessive moisture. This will make the covering material (carpet, sheet-flooring or tile) buckle. Consult a reliable contractor for this work. Read here for more tips….


Posted: August 24, 2012

Category: Disaster Preparation, Home Management, WORK & LIFE
Tags: Community, Disaster Recovery, Disasters, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family & Consumer Sciences, Family And Consumer Sciences, Shelley Swenson, Wakulla

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