If you live in what we class as a new build modern property, you’ll no doubt be well aware of the issues with squeaky, creaky, bouncy chipboard flooring. It can be, and I’ll go as far to say, IS torture. If this comment rings true for you and you’re fed up with constantly hearing people move around the house, well don’t worry, there is a solution!
We’ve removed a huge amount of failed chipboard flooring and replaced with solid quiet quality plyboard flooring over the years.
The process is relatively straight forward. We simply cut out your problematic chipboard, add additional strengthening noggins where required, and finally replace with 18 mm tongue & groove structural plyboard (Including the application of an MS polymer adhesive along the joists for added vibration absorption!). Although there are certain types of techniques and machinery required, the process is about as simple as this article..
The results are truly amazing! From studying past results, we’ve developed a technique that can and does remove 95% of sound associated with a squeaky bouncy creaky chipboard floor. We call it, the ‘peace at last formula’! I say that flippantly, but we do understand the issue with chipboard flooring is a common and disruptive one.
I’ve literally had clients tell me they’ve learned to map a path through their squeaky floor minefield to minimize the noise. Nobody should have to live like that, Nobody!
As an added bonus, the grade and type of plyboard we use is the perfect sub-floor to accept any floor covering from carpet, ceramic tiles, luxury vinyl tile (Amtico, Karndean etc), sheet vinyl, laminate, engineered wood, and solid wood. Excluding carpet and floating floors such as laminate, chipboard flooring can not be used (without extensive preparation) as a substrate for most floor coverings. Therefore, why not kill two birds with one stone?!
If it’s time for you to do something about your squeaky chipboard, get in touch for an idea of cost. The solution you’ve been looking for may well not cost as much as you thought!!Click here and fill out the contact form or give us a call..
Alternatively, we now have a dedicated website dealing with squeaky floors nationwide. Call over and take a look at our example video’s to see what you can expect to receive…THE solution! www.squeakyfloorsolution.co.uk
*Rooms must be cleared throughout the removal and installation process (Unless agreed prior). Projects and best approach will be discussed prior to work starting. We understand there is a certain amount of upheaval (furniture juggling) with the process, and we always work to get the installation completed as quickly and cleanly as possible.© Copyright 2016 Wes, All rights Reserved. Written For: Fitmywoodfloor