Re: [gardeners] Re: typhoon in the garden

Margaret Lauterbach (
Wed, 24 Jul 2002 08:51:34 -0600

At 08:30 AM 7/24/02 -0500, you wrote:
>We're going to put in Pergo Presto, a floating wood laminate floor that 
>each piece locks to the
>next. I don't remember the thickness but think it's about what you're 
>looking for. It costs about
>$2.98 per square foot locally but can be self-installed with minimal 
>tools. We're trying to get rid
>of most of the "soft" floors due to allergies both of us have developed. 
>When we took up the top
>carpet layer there was enough dust under it we had to vacuum before we 
>could take up the next carpet
>layer. We both wore dust masks throughout the demolition.

That's daunting news, George.  You and Anne are such clean people.  If you 
have dust filtering through the carpet, what do the rest of us have?  Maybe 
I could garden indoors.  Margaret L