Laminate over carpet?

Postby Ira » Sun Jul 13, 2008 4:43 pm

Hi, I am about to ask an absolutely silly question, but I really have no clue...: Can laminate be layed over a carpet, or I must remove the carpet first? My carpet is the berber loop pile type, really flat.
Thank you for advise,
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Simply Build It

Postby alexpowers » Thu Jul 24, 2008 2:46 pm

Ive done it before worked good for me and saves on underlay!!
you need a good tight pile on the carpet the one prob I did have was when clicking lam together bits of carpet can get into joints beware!!!
hope this helps :D
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Postby emjay13 » Fri Sep 05, 2008 3:48 pm

How long has this lasted ? Is the carpet damaged. Did you glue the edging strips to the skirting ? I am considering this at present and fear that a liquid spill could seep through the carpet and make a right smelly mess !
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