Essentials like good utility knives, chalk line, scriber, Sharpies, door pin tools, heat gun, knee pads, trowels, rollers, scrapers, brushes, tape measure, mallet and BAND-AIDs should be in everyone’s tool box.
A “partnership of recovery” between the dealer, the distributor and the manufacturer had been forged to begin the long rebuilding process for people in Louisiana.
Luxury vinyl flooring has a couple of different installation methods that are available. “Direct glue down” is the kind that uses “glue” or adhesives. Understand the different types of adhesives starting here.
Calculating the square feet of flooring you’ll need is a simple geometry problem. All you’ll need is a tape measure, pencil, paper, and a calculator. Multiply your total by 1.20 (about 20% more) to account for some waste and extra flooring for cuts, etc. you’ll need to purchase.
Caring for your floor daily is best achieved by sweeping up dirt and debris with a broom. Weekly cleaning (or more often) can be done with a neutral pH cleaning solution and a damp mop.
My advice: If not a “no-brainer” project, hire a professional flooring installer. But if this person is you, then there are products on the market that you should be able to successfully install.
This was the first time Novalis had a presence in the show and considered it a resounding success.
You do have choices on where to buy. Research before you shop. Get to know what’s available for you and what’s right for your home before you hit the road to visit showrooms.
Time to get ready for an onslaught of food and family!
A beautiful, successful flooring installation depends on the understanding and proper use of transition moldings!