2014_LivingRoomFloor 11/16/2013—06/14/2014

Out with the ugly. In with the new. Replacing the carpet in the living room with laminate flooring
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Living room floor.  Flatten around heater vents This project kinda-sorta got started in November 2013. Before we could decide what we wanted to do, we had to find out what we could do. This is one of the...
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Living room floor. Flatten around heater vents
This project kinda-sorta got started in November 2013. Before we could decide what we wanted to do, we had to find out what we could do. This is one of the…
Living room floor.  Flatten around heater vents Flatten around heater vents. I created a jig to locate high spots. I would mark the high spots and then use a masonry wheel on my angle grinder to level the...
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Living room floor. Flatten around heater vents
Flatten around heater vents. I created a jig to locate high spots. I would mark the high spots and then use a masonry wheel on my angle grinder to level the…
IMG_7804 We ripped the carpet and pad out June 1.
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We ripped the carpet and pad out June 1.
IMG_7807 As always, it was NASTY, NASTY, NASTY, under the carpet and pad. It took awhile to clean up
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As always, it was NASTY, NASTY, NASTY, under the carpet and pad. It took awhile to clean up
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IMG_7810 June 3. The initial rows of underlayment and laminate flooring.
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June 3.
The initial rows of underlayment and laminate flooring.
IMG_7812 June 3. Starting in the NW corner of the room.
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June 3.
Starting in the NW corner of the room.
IMG_7813 June 6. Working across the room.
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June 6.
Working across the room.
IMG_7814 June 6. Working across the room.
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June 6.
Working across the room.
IMG_7816 June 7. Made it past the fireplace.
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June 7.
Made it past the fireplace.