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Old 12-11-2012, 03:32 PM   #1
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Hi, I put in a new laminate floor, and realize that I wasn't there when somebody yanked out the brackets that appear to anchor the swinging bi-fold closet doors (you know, four panes, two on each side, each side has a jointed break in them).

My question is - since this is a laminate (floating) floor, can I/should I avoid screwing these into the floor?

Visual inspection seems to indicate they were screwed into the wall and the floor when this was carpet.

Thanks in advance for any tips!
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Old 12-11-2012, 03:35 PM   #2
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Just attach them to the jamb not the floor. That type flooring needs to move.
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