Preparation and Required Tools for Installing Laminate Floors

Preparation and Required Tools for Installing Laminate Floors

When buying laminates, always remember to buy an extra 10%. Room temperature should be set at 65F or 18C, turn on the air conditioner to keep the room at normal temperature if it’s too warm and humid. A few things that you will need are saw, t-bar, pencil, carpet-knife, tapping block, hand-saw,

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How to Lay Woodstrip Flooring

Woodstrip flooring is suitable for use in most rooms of your home and requires only basic carpentry skills to lay. The method used will vary according to the system you buy. Some strips need to be secret nailed to the floorboards, while others are designed to be a floating floor and may be glued, cl

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Scratches in Laminate Flooring Can Be Fixed

If you plan to use laminate flooring in your home, you need to understand that at some point in time, it will need to have scratches repaired. This comes from things such as moving furniture around, walking in sharp heels or anything that tends to dig into the laminate. It can become one of your mos

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Using Marble Tile to Accentuate Your Bedroom

Mable is one of those materials that has been used for centuries in the building of homes and businesses. It is one of the most durable materials that can be used in a home, and has the ability to withstand everyday use that would destroy most other flooring surfaces. Of course, this isn’t an i

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How to Lay Soft Floor Tiles

Soft floor tiles, such as vinyl, cork and carpet, are a practical and hardwearing choice for floors, especially for rooms such as the kitchen or bathroom. Not only are they quick and easy to lay, but they are also economical to use in irregularly shaped rooms. The look of the floor can also be varie

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How to Lay Hard Floor Tiles

Hard flooring, including ceramic and quarry tiles, stone and slate, creates a hardwearing, waterproof finish that is perfect for busy areas of the home. Laid correctly, it will give years of service. This flooring is not as easy to lay as soft floor tiles, so it is worth planning the layout first on

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10 Things You Should Know Before Installing Laminate Flooring in Your Bathroom

If you are on the look out for an easiest and quickest do-it-yourself flooring installation for your bathroom, laminate flooring installation is among the best. Follow the instructions carefully during installation and you will find yourself admiring your capability of finishing a beautiful and long

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