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How to Install a Floating Cork Floor

Installing a floating, snap-together cork floor over an existing floor is simple for a DIYer with moderate skills. The payoff is a stylish new floor and added insulation for a kitchen.

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Materials

  • cork tile
  • speed square
  • shims
  • appliance dolly
  • quarter round

Tools

  • pry bar
  • pencil
  • tape measure
  • miter saw
  • safety glasses
  • tapping block
  • hammer
  • gloves

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Resources

  • Cork flooring from Black River Flooing Corp.
    Countertop (Rosemary) from CaesarStone US
    Faucet from Moen
    Mosaic tile from Rubble Tile
    Kitchen island and pot rack from eKitchenIslands.com