WELCOME TO TIPS AND TRICKS | Laminate flooring

Versatile, durable and stylish, laminate flooring is a popular option because of its variety of styles and easy installation. Discover our laminate flooring installation tips and advice on how to properly choose your flooring.

Laminate flooring, mixed composition

Laminate or laminated flooring comprises several layers and is a quality product. Discover its composition details in this clip.

Assess and prepare the surface before installing the laminate flooring

Before installing your laminate flooring, ensure that the installation surface is in optimal condition. Get some advice on where and where not to install your flooring.

Benefits of laminate flooring

A laminate floor is a versatile and durable solution to cover your floors. Discover all its benefits.

Laminate flooring underlay

Laminate flooring needs to be installed with an underlay. Here are a few tips for selecting the underlay for your needs.

Flooring dimensions

When properly installed, a thicker plank is not stronger, but does have better structural strength. See the impact of the thickness of your laminate flooring boards.

Calculating the quantity of laminate flooring you’ll need

How many planks are needed to cover your surface? Find the answer here!

Laminate flooring classification

Laminate flooring classification can become a complicated matter. Learn the classification basics to properly choose your product.

Tools and equipment needed

A circular saw with a track guide and a rubber hammer: see all the tools and equipment you need to install your laminate flooring.

  1. Lightweight Circular Saw with Electric Brake - 7 1/4" - 15 A
    Lightweight Circular Saw with Electric Brake - 7 1/4" - 15 A
    BMR Code 035-8378
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  2. FatMax Measuring Tape
    FatMax Measuring Tape
    BMR Code 176-0765
    Ease your renovation chores with this FatMax measuring tape....
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  3. Retractable knife
    Retractable knife
    BMR Code 015-6169
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  4. Carpenter's square
    Carpenter's square
    BMR Code 131-0126
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  5. 10 carpenter pencils and sharpener
    10 carpenter pencils and sharpener
    BMR Code 058-3743
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  6. Foam kneepads
    Foam kneepads
    BMR Code 016-6467
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  7. Laminated flooring installation kit
    Laminated flooring installation kit
    BMR Code 718-1100
    This installation kit for laminated flooring will highly help you when you will change your house fl...
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The warranty of laminate flooring

Laminate flooring usually comes with a 15 to 25-year warranty. See what is and what is not covered by this warranty.

Laminate flooring maintenance

Laminate flooring is sensitive to moisture and can react to certain products. See the best way to maintain your flooring.