Wood flooring installations guides

Product specifications

Solu floors can be installed on the ground floor and upstairs. Their composition allows the nail or staple a wood subfloor using a nailer or stapler for hardwood floors.

It is possible to install a solid wood floor over a concrete surface warming or not, located on the ground floor or first floor.

The installer must first ask a waterproof membrane on concrete, bonded with Bostik glue or glued directly to the wood with glue 3⁄4 provided for that purpose. If the installation is done on a concrete slab located directly on the ground, make sure the slab is insulated below correctly. The slab must be sealed against moisture and water, otherwise use the right products to seal the slab (Bostik or otherwise.)

Responsibility of the installer and owner

Before installation, the installer and the owner must ensure that the work environment and subfloors meet or exceed the minimum requirements specified in this installation Guide.

The industry provides a margin of error of 5% for natural imperfections and defects of manufacture. Before installation, the installer and the owner must inspect final grade, color, quality manufacturing and finishing of wood boards for ensure that the floor is to be installed in accordance with the product purchased.

Every blade installed floor will be considered accepted by the installer and owner, the latter is present or not at the time of installation. When to control the amount necessary to hardwood flooring, it should be added surplus to offset the losses from the cuts.