Acclimate Your Laminate Flooring in Vancouver
Laminate flooring is made out of multiple layers of wood by-products that are merged together. Because of this, laminate flooring expands and contracts depending on the humidity in the surrounding area. This means that the flooring needs to acclimate to the conditions in the room. Read More
It’s easy enough to think that the preparation for laminate flooring installation in your Vancouver home will take no time at all. However, one of the main things that you should check before the installation is whether or not the surface of the subfloor is even.
It’s important to note that the surface on which you will install your laminate flooring needs to be totally flat. If the surface is uneven, the laminate flooring will bend to the shape of the surface underneath. Read More
Someone unfamiliar with flooring might be wondering, what exactly is flooring underlayment? Well, it’s basically a layer between the flooring of your choice and the subfloor. Let’s put it this way: it acts as a filling between, for example, your laminate flooring and your subfloor. It is also considered one of the most important parts of floor installation. Read More
You’ve installed your engineered flooring in your Vancouver home! Now it’s just a matter of caring for your flooring. Follow these tips for maintaining Engineered flooring.
Be careful of spills
Take care to clean spills as soon as possible. Though engineered flooring may not have a solid core like a hardwoord floor, both types of flooring are the same in that whatever liquid that was spilled will seep between the boards. This will cause the boards to expand and morph the edges. It can also create spots. Read More