In short, ou will need to:
1. Make sure the concrete is dry. A new concrete floor needs at least 60 days to completely cure.
2. Sweep the floor well.
3. Check for levelness of the floor with a level to check for uneven areas. Uneven areas can be floated out with a float product.
4. Lay down underlayment paper.
5. When laying your flooring, allow an expansion gap of about 1/2"-inch around the room, on all sides of he room.
6. To start, use the straightest boards, and lay the tongue side toward the wall.
7. Use WPVA glue on the short ends and long pieces you join the planks together, no need to use a lot of this, just a little . Use a short block of flooring as protection or a tapping bock as you hammer each of your joints as you lay each one. Keep you joints tight. Stagger your joints about 6-inches as you go, but avoid H joints and stair stepping joints.
8. Always remember to keep the expansion gaps around the room.
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