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- Decorative Layer
A term used in floors with printed designs like laminate and vinyl. It refers to the decorative layer or high-resolution image printed on the surface of the floor that gives it its appearance.
A term that refers to failure in the adhesive of laminate flooring, causing separation in the layers.
The weight of a piece of flooring measured in lb/ft3 or kg/m3.
An indentation in the surface of your flooring.
- Dimensional Stability
Refers to the structural integrity of flooring and its ability to maintain its original dimensions.
- Direct Laminating Flooring
A type of laminate flooring that has resin impregnated into the surface layer.
- Do it Yourself
A term used when someone chooses to self-install their flooring.
- Door Jam Saw
A tool used to cut a portion of a door casing off, allowing the flooring to fit underneath.