What is the best type of floor for insulation over concrete?

Answer On One Hand: Polystyrene InsulationPolystyrene foam has been used effectively to insulate concrete floors. The U.S. Department of Energy notes that polystyrene has the added benefit of improving th... Read More »

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What kind of floor can be used over concrete?

On One Hand: Wood FlooringAccording to the Family Handyman, you can install a wood floor over concrete, with a few preparatory steps. Lay down a sheet of plastic first, to keep moisture that comes ... Read More »

Can you put marble over a concrete floor?

Marble can be installed over concrete as long as the concrete, or substrate, is flat and even. The concrete must also be able to handle the weight of marble tiles, which are heavier than other floo... Read More »

Can i put linoleum over a sealed concrete floor?

On One Hand: Yes, You CanYou can install linoleum over a sealed concrete floor. Linoleum comes in sheets or tiles that you glue down yourself, or they have a self-adhesive backing. Either way, make... Read More »