Rubber Flooring

The rubber flooring was straightforward to lay – I started by covering the (SIP panel) flooring with 6mm ply, screwed down every 300mm (I countersunk and filled the holes). You need a completely flat surface to lay the tiles You then apply the adhesive in sections big enough to work at one go, wait for … Read more

Rubber Floor Tiles

it was a toss-up between bamboo and rubber, and I have plumped for the latter. Rubber was my missus’ suggestion, and since she is generally right about things I did very little research. During the small amount of reading I did though, it did not take long to find people with critical things to say: … Read more

Fermacell – finishing

Preparing for decoration   Step 1: filler over the joints and screw heads Step 2: fermacell fine surface treatment (FST) Step 3: caulking in the corners   lessons learned FST is a smooth filler that comes pre-mixed in a large tub – it has the constituency of whipped cream and goes on easily. The technique … Read more