How To Secure Your Artificial Wood Flooring

Most people these days are really interested to have artificial wood flooring in their homes. As a house owner, one must know that a floor made with wood is really sensitive, and if you are not taking proper care then it would destroy very easily.


When it comes to security, it is one of the important aspects for maintenance of the artificial wood flooring (also known as ‘พื้นไม้เทียม’ in the Thai language). You can secure your artificial wood flooring in three ways.


The first type is face nailing; the name indicates that we need to apply nails on flooring and the head of the nails visible. If you are able to apply these staple nails perpendicular to the entire floor with a hammer, then it would be called face nailing.

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The next method is screwed and plugged, and it is one of the common methods for securing flooring. However, it is a better method as compared to face nailing. In this method, the entire floor has been screwed instead of nails.


This method provides easy installation and maintenance.  Most of the house owners are using this method, especially for a floor having a large width. 


And the last method is blind nailing, and it is the most common method for wood floor securing. It is getting the highest popularity because of more advantages than the other two methods. In this method, we are able to use some colors to hide the face of the nails.

Most of the time, every homeowner is using the above-said methods for securing the wood flooring. Here one thing we need to remember is that every method has its own advantages and disadvantages. You need to select the best and suitable one based on the type of wood flooring.