How to Install LifeProof Vinyl Flooring

By Gavin | October 12, 2018

Vinyl flooring is a great option for just about every interior living space in your home, the flooring we're installing today is life suit rigid core. Vinyl plank flooring life first is the latest innovation in Vinyl flooring, it's rigid strong lightweight and easy to handle and install. This product is 100% waterproof canvas, ideal for wet areas like kitchen staffs and laundry rooms, of course, you can install into any room or in any level of your home.

This product features an enhanced wear layer with ceramic deep technology to resist scratches, and enhanced durability life proof is treated with ultra-fresh on the top layer and underlayment to inhibit the growth of odor and stain causing mold and mildew. Ultra fresh is built directly into the product, and a service life spruce includes the pre-attached underlayment, which minimizes sound, enhances forms, and attempted under foot, drop laws 100 enjoined, allow for fast and easy installation for di wires and throws, spruce is floor score certified to ensure high indoor air quality. This Lauren does not require acclamation before being installed in a residential area, simply bring the flooring up to room temperature prior to insulation.

This is great for quickly needed for a replacement job. buy it today, install it today, life proof can be installed and maintained in a temperature range from fifty to a hundred degrees Fahrenheit. This is great for seasonal home life floats over your existing floor with no adhesive or glue life proof can be installed over wood or concrete subfloor, even over existing Vinyl or child mooring, no special tools are required for installation, and minimal floor preparation is needed. You should purchase 10 percent more than needed to allow for waste, this product is not designed to be installed on stairs vertical surfaces and non-temperature controlled areas, life proof is exclusively available at the handy.

Step1, surface preparation life proof can be installed over wood or concrete subfloors even over existing vinyl tile floor, regardless of the subfloor materials, the must be sound and solid, without reflection in a kitchen or bathroom, install cabinetry island and peninsula counters, vanities tubs, and showers first, then install life proof around them.

Step 2, plan the installation again by measuring the length of the room and divided by the length of the planks, be sure to allow for a quarter inch gap on either end by using quarter-inch spacers. If the resulting number is less than 8 inches, you'll need to cut your first plank accordingly to avoid having plank less than 8 inches, on the opposite side of the room measure, the width of the room and divide it by the width of the plank. If the number is less than half the width of the plank, you'll need to trim the first and last rope to equal widths, this will result in a more balanced to the working room. At the end of the installation to cut the planks, simply mark the proper measurement and score the planks using a utility knife on a straight edge, you will also need to back cut the underlayment on the bottom of the plant, then just snap the plank along the scoreline.

Step 3, install the first row, insert quarter inch spacers between the wall and the row of planks, installation should start in the left-hand corner and proceed with the tongue facing the wall. When starting your first row, lock the first two planks in place by angling just enough to get your fingers underneath the plank, you will know the planks are fully locked. When they lay flat on the subfloor. when connecting both a long and a short scene together, connect the long side of the plank first, then slide the plank, so the short sides meet, then drop and lock the short ends to ensure a tight fit. Use a tapping block and a soft faced hammer on the long seat, then tap down on top of the planks at the short scenes, continue laying planks as you go until the row is complete. Use paper to trace out irregular objects, cut along the trace lines using a utility knife and lay plank.

Step 4, install the planks when laying the second row of flakes score, and snap the first plank, so the end joint will be staggered at least eight inches from the scenes in the first row. When cutting the first plank of a row, place the cut edge against the wall, the staggered scene pattern can be repeated row by row or be random as each row is completed. Place spacers at both ends to maintain a consistent gap to the wall, these gaps, and the cut edges will be covered by the quarter round or desired baseboard, molding installed at the end of the project. When installing planks around door opening, it's best to cut the door casing, so the flank can slide underneath, never undercut metal door cases, place the plant next to the casing, and Mark it with the planks thickness to cut the door casing with either a handsaw or a jam cutter, which is also available at Home Depot tool rental centers. It's easy.

To install innovative Vinyl flooring is not only a beautiful addition to your home, but it's extremely durable and easy to maintain.