Squeaky Staircase or Floorboards

Squeaky boards can occur when there’s a gap between the boards, making them rub together. Shannon reveals how to get rid of that squeaky noise.

• Apply talcum powder to the timber and allow it to penetrate the cracks in the boards by jumping/stomping on them. Get the kids involved!
• The talc acts as an absorbent and fine lubricant and should stop the squeaking for at least six months.

For more information and tips from Shannon, visit the Lush House show page here

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Posted by DeniseReport
Hi,

Is there a solution to repair squeaky floor boards that have been carpeted please?

Kind regards, Denise.