Re: installing hardwood over vinyl flooring. If that vinyl is over particle board and you install, you invalidate every manufacturers warranty that I have ever read. Do not install over particle board. Solely as a barrier vinyl is fine between an acceptable subfloor and nailed down wood flooring...
In most cases, you can install the flooring without removing existing baseboard, concealing the expansion gap with shoe molding (or quarter-round, which is wider). Or, you can remove the baseboard, lay the flooring, and then reinstall the baseboard on top.
My floor has two layers of laminate flooring and the first layer is partially removed around the edges of the kitchen cabinets and walls. The top layer is glued down.
This funny video is about installing hardwood floors over existing hardwood floors. THINGS I MENTION IN THIS VID: - Waxed Paper Underlayment - amzn.
For years the only solution to installing hardwood floors over tile was rip it out and install the wood floor..This can be accomplished with the use of a flooring.
Ok, before anyone has a heart attack because I want to cover the original hardwood floors with laminate, I need to give some background. Please read tOk, before.
If you lay a 3/4 product directly over the existing subfloor you can also install it on a.Gary Post subject: Re: Laying hardwood over top of existing hardwood.
Installing Hardwood Floors Over Tile. For years the only solution to installing hardwood floors over tile was rip it out and install the wood floor. What Types Of Installations Over Tile? Floating Floors. The simplest in terms of getting the job done without messy demo work would be a floating engineered floor.
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F. Wood flooring can be installed over existing ceramic tile, terrazzo, or marble with proper underlayment or adhesives only on manufacturer's recommendation. G. Installing wood flooring over an existing wood floor. Caution: Do not sand any surfaces containing lead based finishes/paints or asbestos.
Our contractor told us that it was fine to install a new hardwood floor on top of our original old parquet wood floor. Now, a few months later, it is making popping.
Installing new hardwood over older wood floors can be extremely time saving in lieu of removal that can become expensive, dirty, and even dangerous depending on how the original floor was installed. For instance, I will look at much older floors that were nailed into floor joists before the widespread use of subfloors.
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To help you understand this flooring type a little better — and help you find the best laminate.hardwood, stone, tile and.You can also install laminate over.
I am assuming not, but can I install a new hardwood floor over the existing old one? If not, what is the proper sub floor, 3/4" plywood? Can I use osb?