How to Install a Glue-Down Engineered Hardwood Floor

Hardwood flooring adds warmth and beauty to any room, and is also a great way to increase the value of your home. At Lowes, youll find a variety of hardwood flooring styles and colors, from domestic species like Oak and Maple to exotics like Brazilian Cherry and Bamboo. Engineered flooring can be installed on any level of the home, but different installation methods are necessary for different types of subfloors. These instructions will show you how to glue down an engineered floor to a concrete subfloor.

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  1. There is so much important info that this video doesn’t cover, e.g., required flash times for some adhesives, whether plop & slide methods are OK, the ways to cure various problems you may encounter, etc, etc. Don’t watch this video and think you can then go lay your engineered gluedown flooring without more research and knowledge.

  2. This is not how u install engeener floor, that the way you doing laminate floor. I’m installer for 10 years.

  3. wow you make it look so easy. i now want to spend my holidays funkifying up my house. thanks lowes!

  4. even if the moisture is within the manufactures recommendations, temperature always changes in winter, summer, rainy days. You should always use moisture barrier before u install real hardwood or engineered wood floors.

  5. aren’t the tongue are grooves suppossed to be glued also? If not, then what about water penetration from above?

  6. xxlaosdudexx says:

    man u dunt have to wait till the next day to finish the blue maskn tape can hold it to gether

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