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Top 46 Subfloors Projects

  1. 31. How to Lay a Plywood Subfloor

    Every good flooring job starts with a sturdy layer underneath. A well-installed subfloor will keep the upper layer level, well-insula...

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  2. 32. Floor Construction Methods

    DIYNetwork.com explains how floors are built and what materials are commonly used in their construction.

  3. 33. Installing Carpet Squares (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics on installing carpet squares.

  4. 34. How to Install Backer Board

    Learn how to install backer board before installing a ceramic tile floor.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 35. How to Install Cement Board

    It's important to install cement board over a subfloor in order to a get a beautiful tile floor.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 36. Tudor Style: 1 of 4 (20:01)

    The kitchen is busted out in all directions, revealing some pesky concerns.

  7. 37. How to Install Subfloor Panels

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to easily install subfloor panels in an empty room.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 38. Floor Repairs (02:00)

  9. 39. How to Replace a Subfloor

    A subfloor in a shower can grow mold on it after some time. Replace an old, rotted subfloor with a new one.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  10. 40. Laying a Plywood Subfloor

    DIY Network has instructions on how to install a plywood subfloor so that it is level, well-insulated and free of annoying squeaks.

  11. 41. Step 1: Prepare the Substrate (02:16)

    How to prep the subfloor for tile, including installing cement board.

  12. 42. How to Prep a Subfloor

    It's important to prepare a subfloor properly so there are no gaps or cracks in it.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 43. Handyman Tool: QuickDriver

    Host Paul Ryan demonstrates this week's handyman cool tool tip: a QuickDriver.

  14. 44. Prep for Carpet Installation (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for prepping for carpet installation.

  15. 45. Radiant Heat- Part 1 (04:11)

    Paul Ryan teams with homeowners to install a radiant heat subfloor.

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