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The BuildDirect Subfloor Guide

Making sure your subfloor is in good order is a crucial step for any flooring project. Our subfloor guide will help you properly prepare a subfloor for any flooring. Subfloor Guide: Prep for Any Flooring How to Prepare a Wood Subfloor Wood subfloors are a better surface for installation of wood . . . Read more

How to Choose the Perfect Hardwood Flooring Underlayment

Whether you’re installing hickory or maple flooring, underlayment is essential. Underlayment may not be visible underneath your beautiful wood floors, but this material offers many key benefits. Along with providing added support and sound protection, underlayment also improves durability and helps your flooring last longer. To get the most out . . . Read more