Installing Flooring

Get the basics for installing wood, carpet, and sheet flooring in our comprehensive flooring installation guide. We've gathered our best tips for installing carpet and carpeting a stairway—and step-by-step instructions on how to stretch and trim carpet. Learn to repair damaged carpet sections, too.

How to Make a Dimensional Floor Plan

Find tips and information on using a level, dealing with different room configurations, and how to deal with potential problems encountered when planning a floor installation.
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How to Install Radiant Heat Flooring

Stop cold feet in their tracks by learning how to install radiant heat flooring. Our nine-step process is attainable for skilled DIYers with electrical experience.
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How to Install a Vinyl-Plank Floor

Anchoring a room in style is quick and easy with snap-together, vinyl-plank flooring. Choose your wood species and finish, then check out our step-by-step installation guide below.
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How to Install Glued and Seamed Carpet

For a home office or hobby space, glued and seamed carpet is an ideal solution. Our thorough how-to shows you exactly how to add it to your home.
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How to Install Carpet on Steps

Soften your stairs with a stylish carpet remodel. You'll be surprised at how easy it is to carpet stairs!
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How to Install Epoxy Flooring

Use tough-as-nails epoxy coatings to convert concrete floors into stylish yet durable surfaces that stand up to spills and stains.
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Vinyl Flooring for Bathrooms

When remodeling or updating a bathroom, flooring can be one of the biggest expenses. Homeowners looking for a budget-friendly and attractive solution may want to consider vinyl.
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How to Tile and Grout a Floor

Save money by installing your own tile floor. It's a long process, but these easy-to-follow steps make it simple.