2

I am having my kichen floor retiled. The kitchen adjoins the hall which is also tiled. How do I deal with the difference in floor heights. Not sure if usual threshold strips e.g. between tiles and carpet will be ok.

1

There are many types of tapered transitions available. Some install under the tile, like so:

enter image description here

Obviously the new tile needs to be higher than the old in this case. Another type is the simple beveled marble threshold:

enter image description here

You could also use a hardwood strip to match your home's woodwork. Your installer should know all this, though, and provide you with options.

0

Some of the threshold strips for carpet have little teeth to hold the carpet. You will want a flat threshold without teeth. These are available at most home stores.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.