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How to Install Vinyl Plank Flooring as a Beginner – Home Renovation

Vinyl plank flooring is designed with the average homeowner in mind, which means it is easy to install and requires very little in the way of skill or tool knowledge.

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Installing vinyl plank flooring is an easy home renovation project that can totally change the look of a room. Avoid beginner mistakes with some tips and tricks I share along the way. Watch the video from Fix This Build That for more info:

This vinyl flooring can even be installed over other floors like linoleum vinyl sheet, wood laminate and tile. And best of all it can be done with basic tools. Vinyl planks are one of the few floor materials that can be installed directly on top of another flooring material if it’s flat and structurally sound, provided that you are working against a hard flooring material.

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When working over tile floors, first coat the tile floor with a self-leveling compound to ensure all the grout joints are flush and full. There should not be any indentations or depressions left behind, as these will be visible later on down the road after foot traffic presses the vinyl planks down into the depressions of the grout joints.