LooseLay Installation Guidelines

Follow this simple 5 step guide to install Karndean LooseLay flooring:


Step 1


Acclimatise Karndean LooseLay at least 48 hours prior to installation.


At least 48 hours prior to installation, Karndean LooseLay must be removed from packaging (product may be stacked, but must be rested flat) and allowed to acclimatise in the room where the installation is to take place. Room temperature should be kept between 18°C - 29°C (65°F - 85°F). 

Step 2


Prepare the subfloor. Subfloor must be dry, smooth, level, clean and dust-free. Read more about subfloor preparation

Step 3


Check that room edges are solid and all thresholds or openings are edged with a strip of suitable tackifier.

Step 4


Install the LooseLay with a ‘tight’ fit to the wall and to themselves. Read more about the installation methods

Step 5


If the floor area is longer than 4m please follow the Grid stick installation.


Please note that before installing Karndean LooseLay, you should refer to our full installation instructions.