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    Installing laminate over vinyl

    Flooring Specialists

    Can I lay laminate flooring (with underlay) over glued down vinyl sheet flooring? Do I need to use a vapour barrier if I lay the laminate over the vinyl sheet?

    Asked by Oseka on 21st Mar 2022
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    Lura construction

    "Yes you can install laminate flooring over vinyl flooring
    if you are installing on a moisture-prone subfloor or concrete subfloor, you really need a moisture barrier underlayment."

    Answered on 23rd Mar 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report
    AJ Maintenance

    "If you wanted to lay over the vinyl then I wouldn't put underlay down in my opinion but everyone has their own I suppose. I just think it could cause dampness if and when it would get hot."

    Answered on 12th Apr 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report

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