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SPC FLOORING BY ECAN

Experienced SPC FLOORING Manufacturer

SPC flooring is green and environmentally friendly, truly zero formaldehyde, waterproof, suitable for any place, good anti-skid performance, comfortable foot feel, comparable to solid wood flooring, wear-resistant, long service life, fire and flame retardant, suitable for geothermal, heat preservation and energy saving, convenient and quick installation.

Shanghai Ecan Industrial Co.,Ltd is a leading supplier of SPC and WPC products in China. Founded in 2008, ECAN already established a complete supply chain system integrating R&D, production, sales and after-sales services based on the advantages of our raw materials factories for wood & stone powder and professional technical team.

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SPC FLOORING PRODUCT ADVANTAGES BY ECAN

SPC is short of Stone Plastic Composite (as well as Rigid Core Vinyl Flooring) which has a rigid core and a form of vinyl material. It makes the flooring has an excellent choice for perfect water proof performance and high-traffic areas in your home.SPC is similar to luxury vinyl flooring in how it’s constructed, but it has a little bit difference compared with LVT.
The SPC flooring is constructed by UV film topcoat , wear layer , decor film , rigid core and bottom layer. The SPC flooring brings you better durability and water-resistance performance,easier for installation and maintenance.
SPC flooring application scenario: Family decoration /hospital /library/ School/ Restaurant /supermarket shopping..........

1.Pure Raw Material With Strict Control, Ensure The Health Of Each User.
2.Fireproof, Waterproof, Moistureproof, Mildewproof. Absolutely Outstanding Performance For Any Occasion.
3.The PU Material Coating Enhance The Flooring Intensity And Anti-Scratch Property, More Service Lifetime.
4.Water Resistant Anti-Bacterial Easy To Clean And Maintain Easy To Install Eco-Friendly

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Is it OK to put hardwood flooring over 3/4 particle board

Installing 3/4" Engineered Hardwood over Particle board ...

 · Solid Hardwood, Engineered and Laminate Flooring - Installing 3/4" Engineered Hardwood over Particle board - Hello, I want to replace my carpet floors with hardwood. Under the carpet is particle

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Is particle board safe for flooring? – Ulmerstudios

Particle board is an inexpensive, smooth product that can be used for underlayment under carpeting and vinyl flooring. However, even in the best of circumstances, particle board is very susceptible to moisture damage. Even small amounts of water can cause particle board to warp, buckle, and fall apart.

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Wood – Is it OK to put hardwood flooring over 3/4 ...

The walls rest on the 1/2" wood board and the joists. Since carpet was laid over the particle board they were not so concerned about one board being level with the next so they are uneven. We've been told it was OK to put flooring over the particle board if we level it up and by another to remove the particle board and replace with 3/4" plywood.

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1/4" Hardibacker over particleboard subfloor

 · 1/4" Hardibacker over particleboard subfloor. 2006, 07:56 AM. We're installing tile in a kitchen/dining area over a 3/4" particleboard subfloor. The house was built in the early 80's. I'm having a "discussion" with my tile guy over whether to use screws or nails on the 1/4" Hardibacker. The manufacturer has specs for both, but I was ...

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How to Install a Hardwood Floor over an Existing Floor

Over an existing glue-down floor, glue direct to the existing floor. Or, if the thickness of the floor will allow it, staple to the existing floor. Check with the flooring manufacturer for recommendations. When installing new wood flooring parallel to an existing solid nail-down floor, add a minimum of 3/8" plywood underlayment over the ...

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Hardwood over particle board.

 · Hardwood over particle board. The subfloors throughout my house are 3/4" particle board over 3/4" particle board (yeah, two layers). When I installed porcelain tile, I used a sawzall to remove both particle board layers where the tile was going to go and replaced them with 3/4" plywood and then concrete backer -- then tile.

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Can I install hardwood floors on an OSB subfloor.

13 · Ricky from Brampton, Ontario asks: "Is it better to put a pre-finished hardwood floor on OSB or on plywood? My sub-floor is OSB and they say I would have to lay 1/8" plywood on top of it. Would nailing or stapling determine the type of sub-floor?"First of all Ricky, let's look at the photo above to see what is the difference between OSB and Plywood. Plywood is a series of sheets of wood that ...

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installing engineered flooring over particle board

engineered-wood-flooring-installation-guide | … During the installation of flooring, push or gently tap boards flush to the previous row. For joists subfloors: Secret-Nail in each joist. For plank or panelled subfloors: Secret-Nail every 200 – 300mm. Floating Installation. Do not install fixed items over floated engineered floors … Get price

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laun underlayment over particle board with hardwood …

 · Nailing 3/4 to particle board is a recipe for disaster. Particle board that has been under carpet can often look quite sound. That is because there has been no topside barrier to vapor transmission. As soon as you cover that stuff up,it is liable to blow up and disentigrate. I have no qualms about taking up particle board and installing strip ...

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wood floor over particle board??

 · Re: wood floor over particle board?? Hi Michael, I've inspected thousands of new homes where hardwood has been applied over OSB (most builders in these parts use it.) and never saw problems caused by the OSB. Kind of curious why you're using 3/4" stuff though. Most folks here use a much thicker product. ONE TEAM - ONE FIGHT!!! Mike

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Install hardwood over OSB? – Ask the Wood Flooring Guy

17 · A: The National Wood Flooring Association as I understand it has approved OSB as a surface which can be nailed to. I think it partly would depend on how thick the OSB is. Personally, I would prefer real wooden plywood. Similar Q: have 5/8, 50 year rating OSB on my main floor. Can I install hardwood flooring on top of it?

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Should You Lay Hardwood Floors Parallel or Perpendicular ...

25 · As I understand the guidance, they want wood floor always installed 90deg. to the joists, even on a 3/4″ nailing surface. They do say that 3/4″ OSB is an OK subfloor for nailing 3/4″ hardwoods. So, another factor to consider here is whether our reader is laying 3/4 hardwoods or thinner, in which case guidance might change.

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installing engineered flooring over particle board

Installing 3 4" Engineered Hardwood over Particle board-Forum-Bob Vila. ... Is it OK to put hardwood flooring over 3 4" particle board that's over 1 2" wood subfloor?-Home Improvement Stack Exchange. We want to install either laminate or hardwood flooring throughout most …

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Solid Hardwood Flooring Do's and Don'ts

A. 3/4 solid Hardwood flooring has a thick 5/16 top wear layer that can be sanded and refinished new again up to 7 times and can last well over 100 years. Solid Hardwood flooring also adds structural strength to a floor system due to its 3/4 thickness and interlocking Tongue and Groove milling.

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wood floor over particle board

Is it OK to put hardwood flooring over 3/4" particle board ... We want to install either laminate or hardwood flooring throughout most of our home. The home is about 35 years old. I pulled up all the carpet and found 3/4" particle board over 1/2" plywood board subfloor underneath the carpet. It is particle board and not OSB. The particle board …

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All About Subfloors

 · 3/4 hardwood on 1/2 inch subfloor. I am adding 500 ft of 3/4 over 1/2 in plywood. I know that I am pushing the subfloor thickness but the rest of the house has 3/4 oak over the same subfloor. If I change the subfloor I will have a height problem where new floor meets the old floor. Will I be ok if I use 2" staples and hit all the floor joists.

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Wood – Can particleboard subfloor be used as a nail base ...

flooring hardwood-floor particle-board subfloor Question: Has anybody out there laid solid oak strip floor over a 3/4" particle board subfloor and lived to tell about it? Basis for question: I did a search on SE and all answers point to pulling it up, block the walls if needed block the edges where the new will tie in, etc.

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laun underlayment over particle board with hardwood …

 · Nailing 3/4 to particle board is a recipe for disaster. Particle board that has been under carpet can often look quite sound. That is because there has been no topside barrier to vapor transmission. As soon as you cover that stuff up,it is liable to blow up and disentigrate. I have no qualms about taking up particle board and installing strip ...

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Should You Lay Plywood Over Plank Sub Floor?

1 · I am replacing the wood floors in my 1920 home. Right now, I have 3/4 TG hardwood, which is not in the best shape, over a 2.5" wide x 3/4" inch think plank subfloor, which runs perpendicular to the joists (2x10, 16 oc).<br /> <br /> Ideally, I would tear out the existing finish flooring, screw down the existing plank subfloor where loose, repair the plank subfloor where needed and then lay my ...

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How to Install Wood Flooring Over Particle Board | Home ...

17 · How to Install Wood Flooring Over Particle Board. Most people use nails or hardwood staples to attach hardwood flooring to the subfloor, but this is …

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wood laminate over particle board

Is it OK to put hardwood flooring over 3/4" particle board ... We want to install either laminate or hardwood flooring throughout most of our home. The home is about 35 years old. I pulled up all the carpet and found 3/4" particle board over 1/2" plywood board subfloor underneath the carpet. It …

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Noisy Particle Board Flooring

 · The flooring on the first floor is particle boards that are covered with carpet. 2 of the rooms have creaking floor boards. I lifted the carpet, removed the screws and put new screws in that were larger (4.6 x 64 mm). The floor boards are tongue and groove chipboard approx 2.4 x 600mm. They are laid on 9 x 3 inch hardwood floor joists.

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Wood – Can particleboard subfloor be used as a nail base ...

flooring hardwood-floor particle-board subfloor Question: Has anybody out there laid solid oak strip floor over a 3/4" particle board subfloor and lived to tell about it? Basis for question: I did a search on SE and all answers point to pulling it up, block the walls if needed block the edges where the new will tie in, etc.

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Flooring Installation – Can I Install over Existing Floor?

6 · It is easy to install over many types of existing floors, including ceramic with grout lines. One of our flooring experts can visit the home to determine if this installation method will work. One other thing to consider when putting one type of flooring over another is the floor height.

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How We Put Hardwood Over Carpet

7 · So we pulled it all up and put down a particle board plywood called OSB, which J got from Home Depot for about $6 a sheet. ... Turns out that the cost of board is same as the floor (6mm) George Janu at 10:36 am - Reply. ... i am going to put a hardwood floor over my carpet it …

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Particle Board Underlayment: Pros, Cons, and Cautions ...

 · Conclusion. Particle board is an inexpensive, smooth product that can be used for underlayment under carpeting and vinyl flooring. However, even in the best of circumstances, particle board is very susceptible to moisture damage. Even small amounts of water can cause particle board …

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Installing 3/4" Engineered Hardwood over Particle board ...

 · Solid Hardwood, Engineered and Laminate Flooring - Installing 3/4" Engineered Hardwood over Particle board - Hello, I want to replace my carpet floors with hardwood. Under the carpet is particle

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How to install hardwood floor over particle board ...

Last year, we installed solid oak hardwood floor in our main bedroom and family room. To our dismay, when we ripped up the old carpet, we found that the whole subfloor was covered with particle board. Using a standard nail gun to install the floor was out of the question–particle board …

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Can 3/4' Oak Hardwood floor be put over OSB?

28 · 15 years ago. I have 3/4" hardwood floor that I want to install also. A contractor said DO NOT install hardwood flooring over OSB. Instead he recommended laminate wood floor over OSB. In about 2 or 3 years the hardwood flooring will pull loose. Nails will not hold onto the OSB through the hardwood floor and will come loose in a couple of years ...

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Can 3/4' Oak Hardwood floor be put over OSB?

28 · 15 years ago. I have 3/4" hardwood floor that I want to install also. A contractor said DO NOT install hardwood flooring over OSB. Instead he recommended laminate wood floor over OSB. In about 2 or 3 years the hardwood flooring will pull loose. Nails will not hold onto the OSB through the hardwood floor and will come loose in a couple of years ...

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