Flooring Underlay

When choosing underlay for your laminate or engineered flooring underlays, it is important to get something good. In most cases, cheap underlay will do just fine, but it won’t have the insulation and levelling qualities that a premium brand will have.

Do you need to use underlay for laminate flooring or engineered wood flooring? Yes. Underlays for wood and laminate floors are crucial for levelling, noise reduction, insulation, and they protect the joints. Some good quality laminate and engineered wood underlays will create a moisture barrier protection which is crucial on all concrete sub-floors. The type of underlay you require for each job is different. For some floors you will want insulation and noise reduction, and for others you will want moisture and joint protection underlay like Fibreboard and Timbertech.

However, you do not need to use underlay with solid wood flooring as the planks are one solid piece.

Some of our underlay options include:


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