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digexpressions 12-04-2007 10:58 PM

Installing hardwood next to carpet
 
I will be installing hardwood in a room with three walls. The fourth side will be met with carpet. I plan to start at the far wall and work to where the carpet will be. How do I end the last row of planks? I was told that in a standard installation, with the wood meeting 4 walls, I would face nail the final row. But in this case, it will meet carpet and will not be covered with baseboard. Also, do I need to cut off the tongue from the last row?

Thanks.

redline 12-11-2007 06:43 PM

How is the carpet attached?

FatAugie 12-12-2007 05:54 PM

Alot of times they'll make a finish trim piece that's got the grove on one side and either tapered down or bull nosed or something to finish the end off.


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