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The 5 Best Upright Vacuums (2022 Review)

Upright vacuums are an essential item in every home. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best upright vacuums on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

The 5 Best Steam Cleaners (2022 Review)

Steam cleaners are an effective way to clean your home using only water. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best steam cleaners on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at various retail stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

The 5 Best Vacuums for Hardwood Floors (2022 Review)

Like carpets, hardwood floors also need to be vacuumed regularly to stay clean. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best vacuums for hardwood floors on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at various furniture stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

The 5 Best Mops (2022 Review)

There are a wide variety of mops on the market with numerous features to assist you with cleaning. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best mops on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at local home centers, large retailers, and online retailers like Amazon.

Tips for a Successful DIY Laminate Flooring Install

Installing laminate flooring on your own is pretty easy as long as you have the proper tools and technique. Check out some steps to follow for the most beautiful floors.

How to Choose Hardwood Flooring for Your Home

Hardwood flooring provides many benefits from its warmth and softness to its durability. Consider your needs to determine which style of wood floor would best suit your home.

Vinyl vs. Laminate Flooring: Which Is Best for Your Home?

Vinyl flooring and laminate flooring are both affordable, durable, and customizable. However, they also have many differences. Discover which is best for your next flooring project.

Best Vinyl Flooring for Bathrooms

When you’re searching for the best vinyl flooring for bathrooms, consider your style preferences and the amount of traffic it gets. Learn about these waterproof flooring options.

Best Flooring for Kitchens

If you’re searching for the best flooring for your kitchen, consider what your family needs most. From durability to eco-friendliness, there are great options for kitchen flooring.

S2 E23, Richard Trethewey explains radiant-heat flooring
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How to Install Radiant Heat

This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows how to retrofit an old home with new under-floor heat

All About Cork Flooring

It’s cushiony underfoot, easy to care for, and far more versatile than you might think. Here’s what you need to know about choosing and using this resilient natural floor material in your home.

How to Install a Cork Floor

Looking for an eco-friendly floor that's also easy on the feet? Read this guide to learn why a cork floor might be the right choice.

Floor Coverings International Review 2022

In this Floor Coverings International review, we examine the company’s flooring options, cost, and reputation to help you determine if the company is right for your flooring needs.

Empire Today Review (2022)

In this Empire Today review, we take an in-depth look at the company’s flooring replacement services, prices, reputation, and more.

LL Flooring Review (2022)

In this LL flooring review, we take an in-depth look at the flooring and services offered by the company as well as its pricing and reputation.

The 4 Best Robot Mops (2022 Review)

Cleaning your floors is no longer an annoying chore once you invest in a robot mop to tackle this task on your behalf. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the four best robot mops on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you and your home. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

S2 E8, Tom Silva installs a new floor
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How to Install Pre-Finished Engineered Flooring

This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to install a beautiful wood floor in just less than one day

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How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

Installing bathroom floor tiles isn’t a job for beginners. Watch what it takes as contractor Angelo McRae installs a new mosaic-tile floor.

S20 E4, Tom Silva installs tongue and groove flooring
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How to Install Tongue and Groove Flooring

In this video, Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows host Kevin O’Connor how tongue-and-groove flooring works, how to install it, and some of the tools and techniques required for the job.

S9 E12, Tom Silva repairs tongue and groove flooring
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How to Remove and Replace Tongue and Groove Flooring

Step-by-step instructions to help you carefully fix your wood floor boards without causing damage.

The 5 Best Hardwood Floor Cleaners (2022 Review)

To ensure hardwood floors maintain their shine for years and maybe even decades, it’s important to properly clean them. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best hardwood floor cleaners on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

How to Install Carpet Tiles

Carpet tiles can be a stylish and affordable flooring choice—and their simple maintenance makes them a smart one. Luckily, installing carpet tiles is beginner-friendly, requiring just a few tools and a bit of preparation to get the job done.

The 5 Best Cordless Stick Vacuums (2022 Review)

Cordless stick vacuums can make the chore of vacuuming quicker and easier, as they prevent you from constantly stopping to unplug your vacuum as you move from room to room. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best cordless stick vacuums on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you and your home. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

The 4 Best Cordless Vacuums (2022 Review)

Cordless vacuums make it easier to clean your home because you don’t have to worry about untangling a cord or setting up near an outlet. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the four best cordless vacuums on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you and your home. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.

6 Cheap Bathroom Flooring Ideas

Give your bathroom an instant facelift with these great inexpensive flooring options.

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How to Replace a Cracked Floor Tile

Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva demonstrates some DIY Smarts with the correct way to replace a cracked kitchen floor tile.

How to Patch a Concrete Floor

Do you have cracks in your concrete floor that need to be patched? For a long-lasting repair, pay close attention to the edges and the mix. Read on to learn how to patch the concrete on your floors.

How to Level a Floor

Want to level floors in your old house? Read this step-by-step guide to making a subfloor flat in preparation for installing a new finished floor.

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How to Patch Hardwood Flooring

Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner patch a hardwood floor to make it look seamless

How to Stretch Carpet 

Need to stretch a section of carpet in your home? It takes a bit of muscle, but specialized tools do most of the work.

How to Fill Gaps In a Wide-Plank Wood Floor

In this how-to video, This Old House contractor Tom Silva shares ingenious tip for plugging floorboard gaps.

Norm’s Tricks of the Trade: Wood Cuts for Flooring

Is it advisable to mix flatsawn and quartersawn pieces? Master carpenter, Norm Abram has answers.