Linoleum is one of the best materials for flooring. Among its main advantages:
- A huge number of designs
- Ease of cleaning
- Cheap and cost-effective coverage
- Low noise
- Relative ease of laying
Today we will tell briefly everything concerning the last point: laying of linoleum. This process requires good preparation. Before we start work, carefully study the space of Youtube. There are hundreds of videos on this topic.
Stages of instalation linoleum:
- Preparation of the basis
- Preparation of tools and materials
- Laying linoleum
- Adhesion of seams
The concrete basis is best for laying of linoleum. However, you can also stack on wood. Here, remember the first rule of laying linoleum – the base should be smooth, without cracks and dents. Only by filling the cracks and repairing individual areas can you continue working. To achieve ideal results, it is recommended to fill the base with self-leveling mixtures.
To lay linoleum, you need to stock up on special materials and tools.
Materials for laying linoleum:
- glue for linoleum
- cord for soldering
Tools for laying linoleum
- vacuum cleaner
- than for trimming linoleum
- metal roller
- primer roller
- special dryer with a nozzle for welding seams