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Old 01-28-2008, 10:22 AM   #1
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We are going to be installing laminate flooring over concrete (below grade). What do you recommend for an underlayment. We were told we should use the regular underlayment plus a plastic subfloor system. It looks like mini egg carton. Is this overkill?

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standard lam pad with a 6 mil poly will be fine.

dont know this egg carton stuff so I cannot say......

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