Tongue and groove wood flooring with real wood materials has their natural appeal that could not be replaced with laminate flooring. If you want to generate more traditional appeal at your kitchen, you could install the board wood flooring. There are many flooring styles could be achieved with the boards wood floors, for instance: floating floors, traditional floors, and country style floors. But, how if we don’t have much budget to pay professional services for the boards installment? Don’t be worry, you could install the boards floors just by yourself! Yes, the tongue and groove floors installment is not as complicated as it seems.
Complete Guide for The Boards Flooring Installment
First, of course you need some wooden boards for the flooring. You could get cheaper prices on nearby material shops instead of buying in online material shops. However, if you could not find high quality wooden boards in nearby material shops, you should purchase it through online stores. Remember that you have to buy the shipping cost to your house. But these costs would be cheaper than future maintenance if you use bad standard wooden boards. Besides the wooden boards as the main flooring materials, you should buy special adhesive glue too. For safety tools, you would need rubber gloves and mask.
After getting all of the necessary materials, you could start your project to set the tongue and groove wood flooring on the kitchen. Used your safety tools (mask and rubber gloves), and apply sufficient glue into the board’s edge. Don’t too going deep on the boards’ end because you need to set it with other boards’ tongue. Make sure the boards’ position is as tight as possible. Don’t make any gaps between the boards. You may need some clean piece of clothes to wipe too much glue on the boards. Wait in a moment until the adhesive glue is completely dry, and you could add the shoe molding.
Once you are finishing the boards flooring installment, you would get a higher heights of floors. This could be possible because you have to install the flooring nailed on the bottom walls. Usually, the nailed comes in stainless steel material in chrome color. Just like installing the wooden floors, you could set this nailed in much easy steps too. You only need to follow the manual instruction carefully then the job could be done in just short time. If you want to give great finishing, you could apply some varnish paints on the top of the wooden flooring.