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What Tools Do I Need to Install Laminate Flooring?

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Dear Brian, There are really only about five tools that you’ll need to install laminate flooring. They are as follows: 1. Tape Measure You’ll need to measure your space so that you can cut your laminate flooring pieces to fit precisely. A tape measure is the best and easiest way to do this. 2. Jigsaw At Best Laminate, we like …

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Rent vs. Buy: Tools for DIY Projects

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Are you in need of new tools for DIY projects you have planned? Many household DIY projects require specialty tools that you don’t already own. These days tool rental stores offer a wide variety of equipment and specialty machinery that you can rent to make your projects easier. Here are some things to think about when preparing for your upcoming …

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5 Essential Tools for Laminate Flooring Installation

Laminate Flooring is one of the simplest and most DIY friendly floor materials on the market – learn about the necessary tools for laminate flooring installation here. When installing laminate wood floor in your home you do not need to rent or purchase any expensive tools. To help you with decision what kind of tools you need, we come out …

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How To Choose The Right Flooring For Your Home

Choosing the Right Flooring

How do you choose the right flooring? Traditionally, floors were made from wood or stone. In their day, they were both abundant and affordable. Carpets have been another long time favorite, and vinyl and linoleum have been affordable options, too. Eco-friendly alternatives, such as bamboo and cork, are newer on the market.Laminate flooring offers an exciting way to both protect …

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Flooring Options That Won’t Break the Bank

Budget Flooring Options

When it comes time to replace that old, worn-out flooring, there are many options to consider. The medieval strength of stone and tile, the warmth and richness of hardwood, the comfort of carpet, the ease of linoleum, and the high-tech advantages of  laminate wood flooring or luxury vinyl plank flooring, each provide transformative powers to a home, but many materials …

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Peaceful Manhattan Penthouse with Reclaimed Organic Style

Manhattan is usually known for its fashionable culture and highly active nightlife. New Yorkers can often become overwhelmed by this fast-paced lifestyle and may want a relaxing retreat in their living space. This Peaceful Reclaimed Penthouse is located in the heart of Manhattan, but it is full of organic style and a sense of tranquility. The Entryway Upon entering the penthouse, …

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Do I need to glue vinyl flooring?

We get asked a lot if you need to glue vinyl flooring down. What many people don’t seem to know is that whether you glue it down or not depends! There are a few types of vinyl flooring, each with a unique installation process. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the manufactures installation instructions and options prior to purchasing and …

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Laminate Flooring Frequently Asked Questions: Cleaning & More

Bestlaminate is here to answer some of the most popular laminate flooring questions. We have 4 new answers to questions that you submitted! 1. As a family with kids and pets, what should we look for when shopping for wood laminate flooring? The AC Rating of laminate flooring is something you will want to look at closely. We carry several …

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Can I install laminate flooring over vinyl flooring?

Many homeowners ask whether or not they can install laminate flooring over vinyl flooring. The short answer is yes, you can install laminate flooring over vinyl flooring. However, there are special things to consider. How To Do It Right Laminate flooring can be installed over vinyl as long as: The vinyl is level The vinyl is in good condition The vinyl …

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How much does laminate flooring cost to install?

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Dear Brianne, One of the top considerations homeowners make when choosing their next type of flooring is the cost. In addition to the cost of materials, you must judge how much it will cost to have a professional come in and install the flooring for you. That is, unless you want to install the flooring yourself. To save money, many …

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