Return to the Flooring Forum | Post a Follow-Up

Is there anything we can do about creaking floors?

Posted by pbx2 (My Page) on
Tue, Mar 26, 13 at 1:07

Walking through our new build today - about 2 weeks away from delivery - noticed a couple of spots where the floors creaks when I step in that area.

Is there anything we can do about creaking new floors?

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: Is there anything we can do about creaking floors?

All new construction where there are wood floor assemblies will make some bad that is and how much is acceptable to you is the question.

Since you are concerned about this then tell your builder and the bank that you are not happy about the noisy floor surface. They need to find the cause of the creaking and make corrections. Most, if not all, floor noise can be eliminated.

 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!

Return to the Flooring Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.

Learn more about in-text links on this page here