hardwood in basement on top of dricore what are your thoughts?thibkibg


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Old 12-14-14, 08:45 PM
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hardwood in basement on top of dricore what are your thoughts?thibkibg

Thinking. About doing hard wood in basement t on top of dri core
 
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OK. Sounds like a plan to me.
 
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Is it ok in basement or go with laminate?
 
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Laminate is not good below grade.
 
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Why not it's on a dri core subfloor.
 
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If you want a real wood looking floor below grade then go with engineered flooring and install as a floating floor.
Laminate can fall apart from just high humidity, or any moisture.
How do you plan on installing real hardwood on a floating floor?
What's the Dri Core web site say?
 
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In your posts you have gone from hardwood to laminate. Sort of like going from Ferrari to Toyota. Which do you plan on? I personally wouldn't use any laminate product, but that's just me with a lot of experience talking. As Joe mentioned, a good click lock engineered flooring with proper underlayment will work fine, with or without the drycore. You must make sure of your moisture situation first if you plan on doing it without the sub floor.
 
 

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