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11 Biggest Mistakes When Installing Laminate Flooring

11 Biggest Mistakes when installing laminate flooring

Before you dive right into the installation of your laminate flooring educate yourself a little bit. When you take the necessary steps to prepare for the installation of laminate flooring, you will be successful. Read our list of the 11 biggest mistakes made during laminate flooring installation. 1. Not sealing laminate joints in water sensitive areasLaminate flooring products are recommended …

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DIY Christmas Gifts Made With Wood

Wood decor and rustic projects are some of the top trends in design this year. If predictions hold true, they’ll continue to be enormously popular for years to come. That’s because wood offers a traditional and timeless look. It’s classic and classy. As you start to look at DIY Christmas gift tutorials, consider gifts that offer long-term decor. The first step …

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5 Step DIY Repurposed Coaster Gift Set for the Holidays

Hi again! It’s Dinah from DIY Inspired and today I want to share another great repurposing project using left over laminate flooring planks. In case you missed it, I have made a welcome sign, a coat hanger, and a vintage inspired serving tray, all from laminate flooring! This time, I’m sharing a tutorial for how to make a coaster gift set that’s easy …

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Repurposed Laminate DIY Welcome Sign Using Leftover Planks

Decorating the front entryway of your home is a great way to boost curb appeal. Today, we are sharing a simple DIY welcome sign made out of a laminate flooring plank. You can customize the color, style, and letters to fit the style of your home. Skill Level: Beginner Time: 30-40 Minutes Materials: Laminate flooring Plank (approximately 50” in length)5” …

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Vintage Upcycled Laminate Serving Tray

It is trash to treasure time again and today I would love to share another great DIY weekend project. I hoped you like the repurposed laminate flooring coat hanger I made last time. This time, I am upcycling an old mirrored serving tray that I got for free. Yes, free. I can never turn down a good bargain! This tray …

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Re-purposed Laminate Flooring Coat Hanger by DIY Inspired

I love re-purposing old or discarded things into something new. It’s a true passion of mine. With a little imagination, a thrift store or flea market find or even an unwanted item found by a dumpster can be transformed into something more beautiful and useful. Today I want to share a simple project made out of re-purposed laminate flooring planks. …

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How to Paint a Metal Gate – A DIY Guide

I am truly honored to be a contributor and writer for Bestlaminate Blog. For my first post, I wanted to share a simple weekend DIY project, how to paint a metal gate. My metal gate looked really worn and rusty and needed a little TLC. The before and after photo looks like two different sides, but believe it or not …

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DIY Project: Replacing a Ceiling Fan

OK, so I know you can just read the directions that come in the box for replacing a ceiling fan, but after replacing a few in our new home, I thought I’d share some tips that we learned through this process. It’s fairly easy to do, however for some reason my husband and I always run into small problems. The …

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DIY Project: Replace Vinyl Flooring with Laminate

If you are looking for a simple and exciting DIY project, replace vinyl flooring with laminate! Vinyl flooring is very outdated – give your home a modern and bright feel with nature inspired laminate flooring. You can swap out your flooring over a weekend. Installing laminate is very simple, here are the basics you need to know about: Tools and …

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