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BioBill

04:48PM | 04/05/04
Member Since: 03/28/04
4 lifetime posts
Bvflooring
We are installing (DIY project) the Armstrong Swiftlock laminate in a basement lavatory. We have not yet installed the toilet or vanity and were not sure how to proceed with the floor installation. We're thinking we'll install the vanity before installing the floating floor, but we're not sure how to proceed with the toilet. If we install the toilet first, then we're afraid the floor won't look very good around the toilet (since we need to leave 1/2" gap in all directions). If we install the floor first, won't installing the toilet create problems for the floating floor?

Does anyone know the proper procedure for this?

Floorcraft

05:10PM | 04/07/04
Member Since: 08/27/03
254 lifetime posts
Yes install the cabs but not the toilet.

It will not harm the floor to bolt the toilet to it.

good luck
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