Acclimate Laminate

How to Acclimate Laminate Flooring!

Laying laminate flooring requires a lot of pre-thought and planning. It’s the seemingly little things that can make a big difference to how your flooring will look in a years time. Acclimating your laminate flooring is one of those areas that first-time laminate DIYists sometimes believe to be unnecessary. Many will find out the hard …

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How To Remove Skirting Boards

Removing a room’s skirting boards is often a daunting task for those relatively new to DIY. I have however always found that this part of a flooring project is actually one of the easiest tasks when armed with the right tools and some know-how. The only difficulty lies in trying to keep any significant damage …

fixing an uneven floor

Fixing an Uneven Floor for Laying Laminate

Before laying your laminate flooring it is essential to ensure that your subfloor is even. Only very small imperfections can be concealed using underlay. Underlay will not hide major flaws, and a floor that is uneven will need attention before you lay any laminate flooring. Any imperfections that are not properly dealt with prior to …