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Laminate Flooring Installation: Frequently Asked Questions

Laminate flooring installation is a great project for DIY homeowners! But don’t fret if you find yourself having questions, it’s only natural! Here’s a list of 10 frequently asked questions right from our customers. 1. Can laminate flooring be installed on steps? Yes, laminate floor can be installed on steps. The planks should be glued with regular wood glue with …

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Why do I need underlayment for laminate flooring installation?

Underlayment for laminate flooring is a must. Since laminate is a floating floor, it must be evenly distributed across your subfloor. Underlayment is what allows the floor to float, gives it stability, support, noise reduction, and supports the locking systems in between planks to assure the sturdiest flooring project. There are a number of different underlayment options and selecting the …

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Where to Start: Beginning a Laminate Flooring Installation

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Dear Sian, Many people can relate to your nervousness to start a laminate flooring installation. The beginning of any big project is critical. You want to start it on the right note so everything runs smoothly. You’re in luck! A laminate flooring installation doesn’t require years of on-the-job training and experience. It’s ideal for DIYers. To help you enjoy the …

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Types of Moldings for Laminate Flooring Installation

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Dear Al, Your moldings are the last step in your flooring project. These are the finishing pieces that make your floors look complete. They’re also vital to the comfort and safety of your floors. There are many types of moldings you can choose from. Each serves a distinct purpose. Base Shoe Molding. This molding covers the space between the wall …

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How Should I Prepare for a Laminate Flooring Installation?

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Dear Pamela, First of all, congratulations on your new flooring! Putting in new floors can change the look of your home. Fortunately, installing laminate flooring isn’t hard. Here are some of our top tips to make your installation project a little bit easier and keep things moving along stress free. 1. Let the floor acclimate. Before you install your flooring, …

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How Can I Recruit Help For Laminate Flooring Installation?

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Dear Tina, Most people are busy these days, so it’s not easy to recruit help for projects around the house. Although your friends mean well, they might need a little extra motivation to come over and spend a day installing your new flooring. The good news is laminate flooring is so easy to install that you can do it yourself. …

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How do I calculate square footage for laminate flooring installation?

Measuring your space and calculating the square footage for laminate flooring installation is crucial in making your flooring project a success. To calculate the area of your space, you must multiply the length by the width of your room. Unfortunately, not all of us have perfectly square or rectangular rooms, and measuring can get tricky. In a space with nooks, …

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9 Essential Tips for Laminate Flooring Installation

Laminate flooring installation is one of the DIY projects that you can tackle yourself. If  you decided to install your floor by yourself use our installation checklist of 9 Essential Tips to assist you in a project. We put together important key points, that you should not ignore; especially if you are a first time installer. Proper installation is super …

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Do It Yourself Laminate Flooring Installation

Bestlaminate is here with a guide to do it yourself laminate flooring installation. Laminate flooring is one of the most popular choices among homeowners and is a great do it yourself project!  From the affordability to the simple installation, laminate flooring can be a fairly simple change that can transform your home. Installation of laminate flooring is known to be DIY friendly. …

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