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How Long Does Laminate Flooring Last?
Floor Underlayment

Many homeowners like laminate flooring because it can add beauty and durability to their homes. You could expect your floor to last 15 to 25 years on average, or even longer with proper care and upkeep, depending on the flooring’s quality. However, the main factors that determine how long your laminate flooring will last are […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Put Underlayment Under Your Laminate Floor
Floor Underlayment

Many people love the look of new laminate flooring for it’s variety of textures and designs. However, what is underneath the flooring is often overlooked. Underlayment gives laminate flooring it’s performance. Laminate flooring without underlayment is like having a Lamborghini with a Toyota Prius engine. We’re going to go over 5 reasons you should put […]

QuietWalk Underlayments Overview
Floor Underlayment

QuietWalk branded flooring underlayments are the #1 trusted underlayments on the market that are sustainably constructed from repurposed and recycled fiber materials that would have otherwise been dumped into our landfills, AND they were developed right here in the USA! This innovative design of QuietWalk underlayments not only help reduce the impact on our environment, […]

How to install underlayment for laminate flooring
Floor Underlayment

How to Install Underlayment for Laminate Using QuietWalk All wood and concrete subfloors must be flat within 1/8″ over a 6′ span, or 3/16″ over a 10′ span. All areas must be checked prior to installation. General Information Product may be installed over: Recommended Uses: Subfloor and Preparation: Installation Methods Floating Floor Installation * In […]

Laminate Flooring With Attached Underlayment: Pros and Cons
Floor Underlayment

Pre-Attached Underlayment Pro’s: Save money from not purchasing separate underlayment Save time from rolling out underlayment during installation Convenient and affordable for budget friendly homeowners Con’s: Absorbs minimum sound from foot Repurposed thin foam on bottom wont hold up in high traffic areas Click & Lock System is vulnerable to moisture seeping through crack – […]

Underlayments and Floor Types Guide
Floor Underlayment

So, you’ve officially had it up to here looking at your existing floors and finally have enough cash in the bank to do something about it. That’s exciting stuff, but you might want to pump the brakes for a moment. There’s a ton of information you need to know before you pull up a single […]

Do you need underlayment for laminate flooring?
Floor Underlayment

Yes. Underlayment for laminate flooring provides proper support, stability, noise reduction and helps the click lock system to provide a structurally sound floor. With many different underlayment options and flooring types available to the consumer, we will list the benefits of underlayment and what to look for in underlayments. Laminate Flooring Underlayment Benefits Moisture Protection […]

What is the best flooring for your dogs?
Floor Underlayment

The floor is more than just the floor. It’s a place where we spend a lot of time, and it has to be comfortable for all family members – including our furry friends! When choosing flooring options, there are many factors to consider: ease of cleaning, ability to hide nail marks and fur, and, equally […]

What is Underlayment
Floor Underlayment

Underlayment is basically a thin layer of material that is sandwiched between other materials. The underlayment is used in two different industries, roofing and flooring. Both industries have different benefits and in this article we explain why it’s important for the flooring industry and what purpose it provides to flooring consumers. Flooring Structure Explained Your […]

Can I Use Carpet as Underlay for Laminate Flooring?
Floor Underlayment

The tough exterior layer and resin coating of laminated floors make them very durable. This type of flooring lasts between 15 and 25 years. Laminated flooring also endures exposure to high heels, cats, dogs, and even kids. They are also easier to clean than carpets and less likely to experience weather damage. These features and […]

Best Underfloor Heating for Laminate Flooring
Radiant Floor Heating

Finding the best underfloor heating for laminate flooring can be tricky. Will my laminate flooring work with floor heat? How long will it last? Will it discolor my floor if heat is underneath. In this article, we provide why we believe QuietWarmth radiant floor heating systems is the best underfloor heating for laminate flooring. Provides […]

Can you use QuietWalk Underlayment for Pergo Flooring?
Floor Underlayment

Pergo flooring offers excellent flooring choices for homeowners who are looking to brighten up their living space. From Pergo Outlast+, XP to Portfolio Series, the flooring will last you years to enjoy. When you purchase this flooring, you most likely wonder if you need flooring underlayment for your Pergo flooring. In this article, we will […]