Uneven-floorboards-under-vinyl, laying laminate flooring on uneven concrete can lead to problems. a local carpet/vinyl floor shop has told us the hardboard was a mistake; under bed storage floor is vinyl siding with a thin sheet before you can do a good job of installing wood, laminate, or any other flooring, you need a good subfloor to start out with... Dealing with uneven floors is a part of the trade when installing flooring. before you can do a good job of installing wood, laminate, or any other flooring, you need a good subfloor to start out with., looking for a little advice please. in the upstairs bathroom previous ocupants have put laminate down - cheap nasty junk! this is now swelling and looks awful, were going to take it up asap but not sure whats under it - possible uneven floor..
A little cheat to help work past a small dip in your subfloor when installing laminate flooring., i am currently doing up my bathroom and need to put down a new floor. the floorboards aren't terrible but there are small gaps and they are a bit uneven which would show up if i had vinyl laid down without anything underneath. after looking into it on the net the main suggestion seems to be to put down hardboard/plywood and then lay the vinyl..
For sheet vinyl to remain at it's best for as long as possible it needs to be laid over a smooth and solid surface. so, in your case, with your wood floor boards, you will need to lay plywood first., the problem, which i didn't consider before buying, is the floor - somewhat uneven floorboards under vinyl. these silent feet were part of the solution; you also really need to make sure the unit is level (e.g. with a bubble gauge) and then also be sensible with the load. read more. helpful..
Lining a floor with hardboard is one of the easiest way to level an uneven floor. if you are planning to lay vinyl sheet, tiles or even laminate, and your subfloor is old floorboards, it is more than likely that the floor will need to be levelled., laying laminate flooring on uneven concrete can lead to problems. if the floor is uneven, you need to address a few things to create a flat floor for the laminate flooring. no matter the weather or season, a laminate wood floor should be a silent expanse that runs through your living spaces..
Hi adam78. for any vinyl you decide to use, you will need to put down 6mm exterior plywood. you can screw-down with 20mm screws into the floorboards.