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The ability of a surface to reflect or shine.
- Gloss Meter
A device used to measure the gloss of a surface.
- Glossing Up
Increasing the glossiness of a floor by rubbing with friction or by using a product.
- Glue-Less Floating Installation
A type of floating installation that does not require any glue. The boards are locked together with a tongue and groove mechanism and are held down by the baseboard but not attached to the subfloor.
In a tongue and groove installation, the groove is cut out of the side of the piece of flooring to allow the tongue of the adjacent piece to fit in.