Hardwood floor transition

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Old 08-28-08, 12:56 PM
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Hardwood floor transition

I'm installing a hardwood floor and wondering where to end the floor to transition into a room which will have tile. The two rooms will be separated by a 36" bi-fold door. Should it be in the middle of the threshold separating the two rooms? Or on a particular side of the threshold?
 
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Old 08-30-08, 04:22 PM
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Since no one has responded yet...

I would it needs to be in the middle so when you close the bi-fold you won't see the tile on the wood side when you're standing there and vice versa (you won't see the wood when you're standing in the tile room).
 
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Old 08-14-09, 09:38 PM
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How do I install a hardwood floor transition strip? Construction adhesive? Brad Nails? Do I need to leave some room for the wood floor to expand/contract under the end of the transition strip?
 
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Old 08-15-09, 06:48 AM
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i would leave a some room for the floor to move. i glued my wood transition down.

BE WARNED

it took about 7 days for the glue to dry enough that i could take the weights off.

you can nail/screw it down if you want. i didn't want any fasteners in mine.
 
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