This is a possible basement flooring project you can diy.
Floors that can go over uneven floors.
Uneven floors can be a very frustrating issue to deal with.
Ceramic and porcelain tiles especially large format tiles will usually crack over time if the floor cannot be evened out.
Can roomba go over thresholds or transition strips.
For concrete surfaces sanding and polishing may be required.
Floating floor the best floor for uneven surface a floating floor is easily installed without using glue staples or nails making it an exceptional diy floor option.
If you have an uneven floor in your house it can be a chore to set up furniture or even just walk depending on how uneven the floor is.
Laminate floors which may be tongue and groove or snap together are floating floors and not attached to the subfloor.
No matter the weather or season a laminate wood floor should be a silent expanse that runs through your living spaces.
Carpet and vinyl are the best coverings for uneven floors and carpet can hide the fact that the floor isn t flat.
Besides vinyl other flooring options for uneven floors are linoleum carpet and hardwood floors.
Self leveling underlayment products can be used on concrete floors wood subfloors that are uneven but still in decent shape and even over ceramic tile floors eliminating the task of tearing.
And to clarify by threshold or transition strip i mean the length of wood or metal that you see in internal doorways that hide messy joins between wooden floors tiled floors or carpets.
Laying laminate flooring on uneven concrete can lead to problems.
No matter what roomba model you have the maximum height threshold the roomba can cross over during a cleaning cycle is inch or 1 6 cm.
Installation of floating floors are easy and fast because planks click or snap together quickly and float above the subflooring surface.
If the concrete subfloor is always dry however laminate floors can be placed directly on the slab.
If the floor simply tilts most hardwoods especially engineered hardwoods will be able to be installed quite easily.
There are certain types of flooring that should never be installed on uneven floors.
However even beyond the cosmetic issues there are other problems uneven floors may herald.
However you need to make sure that the subfloor is smooth prior to installation.
If the floor is uneven you need to address a few things to create a flat floor for the laminate flooring.
Tiles and hardwoods are generally not recommended but you can sometimes get away with them if you re willing to invest a bit more time and labor into the floor installation process.