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The Disadvantages of DIY Flooring Installation

There are so many people out there these days documenting their DIY projects. While some people are able to do home flooring installation on their own successfully, these are usually folks who have a background in construction or home renovations. What happens more often than not is once a flooring concern appears, the DIYers have to call in flooring professionals to correct the problem or finish the installation.

If you’ve been considering new flooring installation and have considered whether to try the DIY method, there are some important things to remember as you take on this task.

  1. Time – If you want to complete flooring installation in your home in any kind of record time, you might have to think again. While pro installations can take as little as 1 day in some cases, DIY installation could take weeks or months to complete.
  2. Quality – There is nothing more frustrating than getting halfway through a DIY project only to discover that something was installed incorrectly. Do you start over? Go back and do a quick fix? Having professionals complete your flooring installation will ensure better quality outcomes for your home.
  3. Exceptions – Depending on when your home was built, there could be some unexpected twists and turns in your DIY flooring installation journey. How will you handle a room that is an odd shape or a doorway that isn’t square? Professional installation will ensure that these tricky spots are handled with expertise and care.

At Giant Carpet Flooring Centre, we can offer you a great selection of carpet and other flooring options, as well as flooring delivery and professional installation. Let us handle the job, so you can simply enjoy the results!