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jtr 11-15-2006 12:46 PM

Install floating floor or my doors first?

I am to the flooring stage on finishing my daylight basement; my prehung doors will arrive at the same time as the floor. Any opinions as to which to install 1st? The floor is a floating Armstrong laminate floor. Mainly it wouldn't have occurred to me much except I was wondering about keeping the funny cuts to a minimum around or under the door jambs. My thought is to do the floor first and when I put the doors in I can make the bottom of the jamb shorter.

Thanks in advance for any reply.

North Country 11-15-2006 03:36 PM

Either is fine, if installing doors first, leave clearance to allow sliding the laminate under.

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HarryHarley 11-16-2006 09:21 PM

Do the door first, making sure its plum. Should be no problem cutting around the door. Enjoy both projects.

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