How to properly lay parquet, tips from a professional.
7 September, 2020
General recommendations for laying parquet board
Before you start laying parquet, parquet or other flooring, you should draw a diagram. This will allow you to correctly calculate the material, choose the option of sawing, consider the method of installation of the coating in problem areas (columns, protrusions).
If the boards of the last row will be noticeably narrower on the width, it is necessary to cut also boards of the first row beforehand.
It is best to start laying from the left corner and move to the right.
You can visually hide the joints if you lay the coating in the direction of direct light.
It is not recommended to lay wooden coverings in rooms with high humidity, in particular in the bathroom, kitchen, toilet.
It is impossible to lay a parquet, a parquet board directly on a carpet covering.
You need to buy more material than the specified area of the room. If the installation of parquet or parquet board is a direct way, then you will need an additional 5-8% of the material. In that case when installation is carried out on a diagonal, it is necessary to buy in addition 8-10%.