Frequently asked questions on laminate flooring

General

  • What is a laminate floor?
  • Are Quick-Step laminate floors sensitive to static electricity?
  • Can I use Quick-Step laminate in my kitchen?
  • Can I use Quick-Step laminate in my bathroom?
  • How do I avoid humidity problems?
  • Can Quick-Step Laminate be installed around my stove?
  • Can Quick-Step Laminate be installed on top of an existing floor?
  • I'm susceptible to allergies. Is Quick-Step Laminate a good choice?
  • Can castor chairs be used on a Quick-Step Laminate floor?
  • Can I use Quick-Step laminate in my veranda?
  • Can I install Quick-Step laminate on stairs?
  • Can I use Quick-Step Laminate in combination with underfloor heating or cooling?
  • Which underlay do I need when using Quick-Step laminate in combination with underfloor heating?

Preparation & installation

  • How much floor do I need for my room?
  • How to choose the perfect laminate flooring underlay?
  • How should I install an underlay?
  • How long should I wait before I can lay Quick-Step Laminate on a fresh concrete floor or screed?
  • Where in the room should I begin to install the floor?
  • Do I really need expansion joints between every room?
  • What is the maximum floor length I can install without expansion joint?
  • Which tools do I need to install laminate flooring?
  • How can I cut or saw a Laminate floor?
  • How should I install laminate around round shapes?
  • How should I install laminate in a room with a curved wall?
  • How to install laminate around radiator tubes?
  • How to install laminate in a room with slanted walls?
  • Can I also glue panels with Uniclic together? After all, a glued joint must be stronger than a glueless one?
  • Can I glue down Quick-Step Laminate floors to the subfloor?

Finishing

  • How to finish your waterproof laminate floor?
  • How to miter laminate skirting boards

Maintenance & repair

  • How should I clean and maintain my Quick-Step floor?
  • Do I need a special cleaning procedure or cleaning product to maintain my floor?
  • How do I prevent scratches on my laminate floor?
  • How can I remove scuff marks from my laminate floor?
  • How can I remove stains from my laminate floor?
  • How can I fix a rising laminate floor?
  • How can I fix open joints in my laminate flooring?
  • How should I deal with spilled water on my laminate floor?
  • How can I repair a damaged laminate board?

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