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Old 03-12-2013, 05:53 PM   #1
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project: replace laminate flooring

I had previsouly posted about my project of replacing the glued engineered wood flooring with laminate flooring here ( I finished half of the area last weekend and will be finishing the rest (kitchen/dining area and the half bath) tomorrow.

I have questions regarding replacing the flooring in the half-bath - do I need to remove the toilet and the sink (it is the kind with a small base on the floor)? I have seen a few videos on youtube and they all mention that I should remove the toilet while replacing.

If yes, then what tools would I need to remove and then correctly install the toilet again?

Many thanks,
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Old 03-12-2013, 06:23 PM   #2
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You should not be installing laminite in a bathroom.
It's going to get wet and destrory it and it needs to float, not going to be able to move with a toilet bolted to the floor.
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