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What are the 5 Wood Flooring Installation Sins

5 Wood Flooring Installation Sins

By:  Kim Wahlgren           May 31, 2007                                Published as True Confessions in June/July 2007 Issue


There isn't a wood flooring installer in the business who isn't guilty of taking a shortcut or two on the job site from time to time.

The good news is that laying wood floors isn't rocket science. The bad news is that when you take shortcuts, there's plenty that can go wrong. Fortunately, most of the problems are easily preventable with a little diligence on the part of the installer. Following are five of the most common mistakes contractors make when installing wood floors.

See if you are guilty of any of these installation sins, and find out how to reform your ways.


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