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New Armstrong Rigid Core Elements

Armstrong Rigid Core Elements is beautiful, long-lasting, easy-to-install flooring – designed to withstand all the elements! Warm, on-trend wood visuals, combined with a dense polymer core, and protected by a urethane wear layer can easily be installed over minor subfloor irregularities. Rigid Core Technology Rigid Core Technology is ideal for homeowners with uneven subfloors. Its thick, sturdy locking planks and …

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New Armstrong Luxe with Rigid Core Collection

Armstrong Luxe with Rigid Core is a new collection that is revolutionary in its design! It starts with a small spark. The colors in a branch of driftwood. The swirling grain of a fruit wood bowl. The texture of 200-year-old barn wood. That spark of inspiration becomes Luxe Plank®. Whether you love the elegance of rustic timbers or the polished …

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The New Armstrong PRYZM Hybrid Flooring

Armstrong PRYZM is a unique hybrid flooring. Choose from 20 unique designs created with MasterWorks Technology®. Multi-width and single-width planks, micro-bevel edges and realistic textures combine for a natural look – with the versatility of a 100% waterproof floor! The heavy weight of appliances & furniture will not affect PRYZM, and daily abuse from pets, kids’ cleats, and high heels are …

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Can I install COREtec Flooring on Stairs?

Dear Jess, That is a really excellent question! As covered in a previous blog post, “Installing Underlayment With Laminate Flooring on Stairs,” you know that underlayment is a crucial part of laminate flooring installations, but when it comes to your staircase, you can leave your underlayment behind. However, COREtec brand vinyl flooring that comes with attached cork underlayment, the installation is …

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What is COREtec Plus WPC Vinyl Flooring?

You may have seen COREtec Plus flooring in the news, or maybe in your local flooring store. Without much knowledge of the brand, you may pass it off for a laminate!  COREtec Plus WPC vinyl flooring is the newest innovation in the flooring market, and it has many benefits for any busy household or business location. COREtec brand flooring is …

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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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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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Is laminate flooring the same as vinyl flooring?

Is laminate flooring the same as vinyl flooring? We get this question asked a lot. It is easy to get confused between laminate flooring and vinyl plank flooring, since they look so similar. Laminate flooring and vinyl flooring are two entirely different products! Although they have a lot in common, including very similar looks, they share some major differences. Vinyl …

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