Is Pergo laminate flooring made of wood?

Answer Eighty percent of Pergo laminate flooring is composed of wood chips. Pergo uses by-products from spruce and pine trees, and does not use any wood obtained from rain forests or exotic wood.Source:Pe... Read More »

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Which is better: hardwood flooring or pergo laminate?

On One Hand: Hardwood is Solid WoodIt's beautiful and durable. As the Floor Facts website says, it's natural, non-allergenic, and adds value to a home. It can be sanded if necessary, so it has a l... Read More »

When did Pergo invent laminate flooring?

Pergo invented laminate flooring in 1977. It was the first company to bring this style of flooring to the United States. Laminate flooring is not solid wood and you install it by snapping or gluing... Read More »

Can Pergo laminate be installed over old hardwood flooring?

Yes, you can install Pergo laminate flooring over old hardwood flooring, as long as the old hardwood is flat, sound, clean and not sloped. The old hardwood must meet all the Pergo requirements as a... Read More »

Can laminate wood flooring be layed over vinyl flooring?

Yes, laminate flooring can be laid over vinyl flooring, however, there are some considerations. First of all, inspect your vinyl flooring for any damage. Acordian style tears will create a "bump" i... Read More »