How to Fix Squeaky Floorboards?

Answer Squeaky floorboards are caused by loose boards rubbing against nails, or each other. And boy, is it irritating. It's not too much of a hassle to sort it so here are Homeserve's quick fixes to silen... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Fix Squeaky Floorboards

I got a squeaky door but no WD40. do you know of anything that will have the same effect on a squeaky door?

Bees wax or candle wax. Bees wax is unbeatable.

How to Caulk Between Floorboards?

If you have an older home with original hardwood floors, you may wish to restore or repair the old floors rather than install new ones. Gaps between floorboards are a common problem with older hard... Read More »

How to Lay Pine Floorboards?

Pine is abundant in North America, and it was the flooring wood of choice for early American settlers. It is a soft, textured wood that bruises easily and quickly shows signs of wear. These wear ma... Read More »

Polishing Floorboards?

Hardwood floors are often found in older homes, when floors were built from brush box, blackbutt, bluegum, Baltic pine, cypress pine, and other woods. Wood floors sometimes are hidden by carpet, so... Read More »