Good Repair Guide: Overlay flooring
- BK172 (2016)
- Valid from
- Information provider
- BRANZ Limited
- Information type
- Good repair guide
Overlay flooring is a flooring system that is laid over timber tongue and groove (T&G) boards, particleboard, plywood or concrete. It includes solid timber boards, parquet flooring, timber composite flooring systems and bamboo flooring
This Good Repair Guide describes the repair options for existing overlay flooring. It describes how to:
- repair minor damage
- replace a section of floor
- replace an entire floor
- prepare an overlay floor for a new protective finish.
Floor coverings such as cork tiles, vinyl tiles or sheet vinyl are not covered by this guide.