To make the project even more affordable, it is possible to install your carpet yourself, saving yourself the expense of hiring a contractor to perform this work. When installing carpet, it's easiest to start with a solid concrete subfloor, which provides a stable base for installation.
Master Installer Keith Shannon From Directcarpet.ca,talks about what not to do when installing carpet in a basement. Old way to install underpad on concrete was to glue it,now we tuck tape.
Read about how this concrete basement transformation, using concrete dyes and stencils, improved the look of the basement and decreased allergies by reducing moisture contaminants. The Design Center in Franklin, TN. To keep concrete floors warmer underfoot in winter, homeowners can install in-floor radiant heat before the slab is poured.
Lifeproof Vinyl Plank flooring and concrete basement floor Discussion in 'Vinyl Flooring Q&A' started by al03, Sep 16, 2019. al03 New Member. Hello, About three months ago, I moved into a new home with a finished basement. Lifeproof Vinyl Plank flooring had been installed in the basement about 3
HomeAdvisor's Best Basement Flooring Guide examines the best carpet and tiles, concrete sealer, and vinyl plank floor covering for your basement. Find waterproof options for flood zones and wet, damp or uneven rooms.
In a standard basement carpeting installation, the carpet goes down over a foam pad laid directly on the concrete floor, or on a pad installed over a wood subfloor. In either case, normal basement moisture eventually causes problems with this flooring treatment.