How to prepare a sub-floor ready for Luxury Vinyl Flooring

Before installing any Luxury Vinyl floor covering, the sub-floor should be your first consideration. Preparation of a sub-floor can be a daunting task. Luckily there’s help at hand..

In the video below you will see a Quick-Step academy teacher show how to carry out the preparation of a sub-floor. The video includes :

  • A brief introduction
  • Guidance on original floor covering removal
  • Brief sub-floor assessment
  • Moisture testing the sub-floor and what to do if the readings are too high
  • Briefly how to deal with small holes and cracks
  • Applying a sub-floor primer
  • Applying a self levelling compound on a solid sub-floor
  • How to prepare a wood sub-floor with WBP plyboard
  • How to prepare a tiled sub-floor

 

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