How to Fix Squeaky Floors

Five easy ways to silence your floor

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Cordless drill
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Caulk gun
  • Drill bit set
  • Rags
  • Safety glasses
  • Utility knife

You may also need a respirator.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Shims
  • Screws
  • Construction adhesive
  • 2x4
  • 2x8