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    Can heavy weights cause floor to buckle?

    Flooring Specialists

    Is it true that a heavy weight resting on a floor can cause it to buckle or lift over time? If so, how can I tell what object(s) are responsible and what can be done about it?

    Asked by Harry on 8th Mar 2022
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    All Good Wood Floors

    "Yes, substructure and boards need to be able to bear the required load. I think it's a rolling load test"

    Answered on 8th Mar 2022 - Member since Feb 2021 - report
    Pjs screeding services Ltd

    "What is the sub-base the weights are in ie concrete
    Floor, wood, etc etc"

    Answered on 8th Mar 2022 - Member since Jan 2022 - report
    QBC ltd

    "Unfortunately, floors don’t bend on their own other than getting wet and drying warped"

    Answered on 8th Mar 2022 - Member since Jun 2021 - report

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