Frequently asked questions on hardwood flooring

General

  • What is a hardwood floor?
  • Engineered wood floors or solid wood flooring? What's the difference?
  • Can I use Quick-Step Parquet floors in combination with underfloor heating or cooling?
  • Can Quick-Step parquet be installed on top of an existing floor?
  • How to install a Quick-Step hardwood floor on stairs

Preparation & installation

  • What do I have to do before I start laying my wood floor?
  • Where to start installing your wood flooring?
  • Which underfloor should I choose for my hardwood floor?
  • How to install an underlay for a wood flooring?
  • Which underlay should I use when I have underfloor heating?
  • Which underlay should I use on an existing plank floor?
  • How to prepare the subfloor for wood flooring?
  • How long should I wait before I can install Quick-Step Parquet on a fresh concrete floor or screed?
  • What is the maximum floor length I can install without expansion joint?
  • Which tools do I need to install a wood floor?
  • How can I saw a hardwood floor?
  • How to install a Quick-Step wood floor - floating installation?
  • How to install a Quick-Step wood floor - glued down installation?
  • How to install wood flooring in a room with slanted walls?
  • How to install wood floors under a doorframe?
  • How to make a transition between floor types?
  • How to transition between different rooms?

Finishing

  • How to install skirtings with your wood flooring?
  • How to miter wooden skirting boards?

Maintenance & repairs

  • How to clean a wood floor?
  • How to clean your hardwood floor?
  • How to clean your new Parquet floor for the very first time?
  • How to keep your oiled wood floor look beautiful, intensive care?
  • How to keep your oiled wood floor look beautiful?
  • How to keep your oiled wood floor look beautiful - manual treatment?
  • How to keep your wood floor look beautiful for many years?
  • How to refinish wood flooring without sanding?
  • How to remove pet urine from wooden flooring?
  • How to remove stains from your wood flooring?
  • How to replace a plank in a hardwood floor?
  • How to fix creaking wood floors?
  • How to repair your hardwood floor?
  • How to use the Quick-Step repair kit?

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