23/07/2018
  • House & Home Improvments

home improvement

How to Prepare Your Room for Flooring

Giving your room a brand new floor can give it a whole new look, and it’s not as hard as you may think. As with everything, you need to do your research and choose a flooring option that suits you and your lifestyle best and matches your decor. Once you’ve done this, you’ll need to prep your floor.

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Levelling

Before you start cleaning or prepping for whatever type of flooring you have chosen, you need to make sure your floor is level. You can check whether or not the floor is level using a spirit level, and if you find that the floor has a lot of bumps and lumps, you may need to consider having a new screed layer put down. This will flatten out the floor and level it and is the alternative to trying to smooth out bumps or building up areas that are too …

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