solid flooring adds style value and warmth to your home. if you decide to tackle installation yourself we have instructions to help.
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jan 16 2017 few home improvements can transform a room with warmth beauty and style as effectively as new floors. in this article we'll guide you through the step of installing a new wood floor. in short to install a floor: estimate and order the materials you need. prepare the subfloor and fasten
oct 8 2017 here are some helpful flooring installation tips and tricks from experts to help ensure a better and easier install for your project.
learn how to lay laminate flooring with snap-together wood. it's so easy to install that you can lay a beautiful yet durable floor in a weekend—no messy glue and no heavy nailing. it's prefinished too so no dusty sanding and painstaking finish work. in this article we'll show you how to prepare your floor and then
sep 17 2014 flooring installation is a big project but you can install solid floors yourself to save money with this step-by-step video. find more det
start installation. start the installation at the longest unobstructed wall. remove the shoe molding and snap a chalk line 3/8" out from the baseboard (this allows for expansion in the hot humid weather and contraction in the colder drier weather of the flooring).
make sure you have an acceptable subfloor: -inch cdx plywood is preferred and -inch osb is acceptable. minimum 5/8-inch cdx existing wood floor or tongue-and-groove solid wood subfloor is also acceptable. safety: use caution when handling floor nail guns. use knee pads to make installation more comfortable.
although laminate wood flooring is becoming popular you may prefer real wood shown here. boards can be laid as a floating floor nailed down or installed with adhesive. on a wood floor you can remove old boards and install new ones but not if a partition crosses the old boards. check whether doors need to be trimmed