subflooring


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subflooring

subflooring
The material used in constructing the subfloor; usually plywood sheets or an inferior grade of soft lumber.
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Following Hurricane Sandy, many estimates included the replacement of damaged subflooring, but the unit cost allowance does not include the added labor to remove and replace the subflooring under interior and exterior walls.
Set the cutting depth to cut through the subflooring and any underlayment.
Funds will also pay for subflooring, stereo equipment, mirrors, and computer software.
Now that the exterior walls are up, the crew has moved inside to work on the interior framing, install the subflooring and raise the roof.
The fire is believed to have started when superheated fire broke through fireplace mortar and reached some wooden subflooring, Eugene Springfield Battalion Chief Lance Lighty said.
However, these studies provide mixed results and point to the need to consider subflooring characteristics, as well.
Similarly, mold growth on the top and bottom sides of subflooring and on the underlying structural floor joists is a ubiquitous problem.
Other potential problems include a substandard moisture barrier or insufficient support from the subflooring. Get the installer to look at it.
Refinishing is another green option, requiring no new wood or subflooring, no transportation, and very little energy.
Though the roof and front windows were destroyed during the blaze, most of the building - including the elaborate ceiling cornices and pine wood subflooring - survived.
Most commonly appearing as subflooring, "it can be made in part from wood waste and new-growth, renewable forest species," says Deborah.