Scott Paterson

Scott Works for a highland estate in Scotland where he manages a small team of 10 looking after the estates portfolio of properties.

Removing Laminate Flooring

Can You Take Up Laminate Flooring and Reinstall It?

Removing tongue and groove laminate flooring, while not advisable, is something that can be done when circumstances require it. There are numerous reasons that you may decide to do this, including; repairing damp, accessing underfloor wiring, accessing piping, or simply just repairing parts of the laminate flooring itself. You can reuse tongue and groove laminate …

Bubbling Laminate Flooring

Why is My Laminate Flooring Bubbling?

There is nothing worse than the realization that something awful is happening to your flooring. You have likely spent good money having the floor installed or maybe even carefully installed the laminate flooring yourself – either way, you know that when laminate bubbles it is not a good sign of things to come. Laminate flooring …

Install Laminate Over Underfloor Heating

Installing Laminate Flooring Over Underfloor Heating

There are two main types of underfloor heating; electric and water. You can generally install laminate over both systems. Though some foil systems where the element is on top of the subfloor rather than within it, you are best to refer to the manufacturers’ guidelines. Some foil systems advertise that they can be used with …

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How to Install Laminate Flooring (Complete Guide)

We have been building up to writing this guide on how to install laminate flooring for some time. Almost all our previous articles on the subject are referenced (and linked to) on this page at some point, please use them. We have additionally provided video reference links (not our own videos) to help you even …

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Can I Install Laminate Flooring Over Vinyl Flooring?

One of the most common questions we get is whether or not you can install laminate flooring over vinyl flooring. It’s a great question, and what you’ll find out in this short blog post is that it really depends on the type of vinyl flooring you have and what condition it is in. You can …