What Is The Recommended Expansion Gap?

Please read the installation instructions for the exact recommended spacing, however in most cases for the expansion gap for moldings you want to leave a 1” gap between the laminate and the flooring you are transitioning to. The expansion gap of laminate, as a general rule of thumb, it is recommended to leave a ¼” expansion gap around the perimeter of your room. However, each laminate will come with installation instructions with the manufacturer’s recommended expansion gap.