May 2, 2017 . We were so happy with these floors that we had our hallway and playroom carpet ripped out last fall, and the same laminate flooring installed. I love the look of one continuous flooring throughout most of our house. I'm even trying to convince my husband that we shouldn't replace the bedroom carpeting..
MJ Kocovski, the founder of the design and decor blog Pars Caeli, chose laminate flooring to replace carpet in her home. As you'll see, the DIY . My husband discovered that using a scrap piece of laminate underneath the pull bar ensured that underlying boards would not be damaged in the installation. Installing laminate..
Feb 15, 2017 . Read my 6 Tips for Installing Laminate Flooring to help you with this DIY project to transform your home. How to have a . After looking at lots of white farmhouse style kitchens on Pinterest I saw a pattern developing of dark wood tones in many of the images I was saving. .. Celebrating Everyday Life blog..
Feb 5, 2014 . I'd love commentary from those of you who have installed and lived with either laminate or vinyl plank wood lookalike flooring. ... I follow your blog daily! I am also ... I installed dark laminate floors in my entryway, kitchen, den, and dining room 2 years ago (don't remember the brand but we bought it at HD)
We recently partnered with the flooring company to install beautiful laminate flooring throughout our main living area. We couldn't be more . We fell in love with the rich Cocoa Walnut (now called Mocha Walnut), a dark brown color that features a hand-scraped finish and a realistic wood-grain texture. At $1.74 per square..
Mar 11, 2016 . The laminate was able to fit underneath the drywall, so it actually has even more room for any movement that may occur. The flooring fits together with a tongue and groove, so it was simple to lay it all down with minimal effort. how to install laminate flooring. My husband and I have a tendency to be a little..
Feb 17, 2016 . Hi Everyone,. A couple of years ago we had laminate flooring installed in our kitchen. I was so excited to replace the vinyl flooring with the new laminate. My husband got a deal on it through a contact at work. The laminate runs from our entryway, up the main hall, through the breakfast area and into the..
Dec 6, 2017 . Don't make the outdated choice when you update your floors use these 2017 laminate flooring trends to choose something durable and stylish that will stay in style the lifetime of your .. While light colors brighten your room and immediately make the space look bigger, dark colors tend to do the opposite
Jan 5, 2016 . For this reason, we had to hire help for my husband to complete this floor install. You can see my previous Pergo posts here and here for why we chose to go with Pergo laminate and the maintenance of the flooring. This post will be about how to install Pergo flooring, and my first suggestion is to have at..
Jun 16, 2017 . Number 3, has a dark glossy finish, which does not bode well for any kind of dust, dirt, and it is very difficult to keep clean. Wow, I really am not selling . The Pergo Laminate Flooring is an 8 inch wide plank, which I absolutely loved Not only for the look, but for installation. I think an 8 inch wide plank will take..
we were sold on this flooring after the salesman we were working with brought out real hardwood in the same black maple color to compare to the laminate black . Easy installation and easy removal The vast majority of today's laminate floors come with click-lock design systems (also sometimes referred to as a Uniclic..
We installed the Style Selections luxury vinyl plank flooring from Lowe's in Jackson's room a little over two years ago, and in our living room and dining room about a year ago. We frequently get asked if we .. Do you love it as much as I do? UPDATE: Here are a few links to some other blog posts about vinyl plank flooring:
Aug 9, 2017 . Choosing and Installing Laminate Flooring. But it didn't. The orange flooring seemed to throw off every design decision I would make. No size of rug and no image crop could hide it's clashing reality from me. I think my husband had heard enough of my lamenting, and decided to let me explore other options..
Jan 31, 2017 . I spent hours reading reviews, blog posts, and tutorials. . Ultimately, I settled on laminate flooring for several reasons: the appearance, the durability, the ease of installation, and the perfect price point. . The beautiful walnut tone is dark enough to ground everything, without sucking light out of the rooms
Sep 22, 2014 . Also, because of the actual hardwood top layer, you don't have repeating patterns like you do with laminate flooring. Engineered also have a larger variety in the width of plank. So if you like a wider plank, you'll find more options with engineered. Also, you can install engineered on any grade. In reality, I..
May 25, 2017 . **Something I want to point out, when I installed this flooring in our kitchen it was called Allure ISOCORE Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring. The pattern was Harrison Pine Dark in Multi-width. Since installing, they have gone through a name change, it is now called Lifeproof Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring and this..
A few months back I told you I was partnering with BuildDirect on new laminate floors for the main living areas in our house. . I haven't shared the great room on the blog very much because I've really struggled with the space the entire time we've lived here. . I hate how dark floors show every speck of dust and crumb
Jan 17, 2013 . water damage to laminate. It had seeped into the laminate and traveled across the floor underneath. They found water across the room. :( With our floors (Pergo we installed about six years ago) you couldn't just replace sections. And it had worn down over time anyway and was not holding up well