Bedroom Floor Squeaks Under Carpet: How to Fix
Tightening floorboards can minimize squeaks and creaks. Learn which screws to use, where to place them, and other tips for reducing your floor's movement – and noisiness.
Squeaky floorboards can be easily fixed. To fix squeaky floorboards, have an assistant walk the floor. When the floor squeaks, tap a glue-coated shim in between the floor and the joist. This should end your squeaky floor problem. Squeaky floors that are carpeted can be fixed by driving a drywall screw into the squeaky floorboard, or by pounding a hot-dipped galvanized finish nail through the carpet floor and into the joist.
Stopping Squeaks & Creaks #0227172 TOM: Coast to coast and floorboards to shingles, this is The Money Pit Home Improvement Radio Show. I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete. TOM: And what are you working on this first week of March? There’s got to be a project on your to-do list that you need Read the full article…
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