How to Fix a Squeaky Wood Floor

Wood floors don’t have to squeak forever — not when you follow our tips!

Danny and Joe welcome callers’ questions each week on the Today’s Homeowner Radio Show.

Here’s a question from our Jan. 11 broadcast:

John says Baltimore’s dry weather isn’t helping his Georgia pine floors — they keep squeaking!

We recommend putting baby powder down as a temporary solution; it acts as a cushion between the planks.

You also could secure loose planks with trim screws and cover them with the proper color putty to solve the problem.

Listen to the embedded audio clip above for the full answer!

Read the blog from the Jan. 11 show and listen to the full broadcast here.  


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