Description - Shaw Paladin Plus 7" Rigid Core Vinyl Planks feature light-medium wood looks, that will add a hint of rustic yet modern charm to any space. Finished with ArmourBead surface protection, these vinyl planks perfectly capture and mimic the beauty & durability of real hardwood. These planks are great for low to medium traffic areas and are very easy to install.
Material – Vinyl with an SPC core.
||On, Above, Below
||Fold & Tap Interlock
|Radiant Heating Approved
||7-year light commercial
Recommended Uses – Shaw Paladin Plus 7" Rigid Core Vinyl Planks can be used throughout the home, in bedrooms, basements, bathrooms, family rooms, and more.
Available For Order - Ships between May 14 - 21
Vinyl planks are easy to keep clean and maintain. Maintenance of the floor typically includes:
- Daily or weekly vacuuming or dropping of dirt, grit, dust etc.
- Use felt pads under chair and furniture legs to prevent scratching of the floor surface.
- Place doormats at all entrances to prevent tracked in dirt, rocks, moisture, and other debris.
- Avoid using rubber-backed mats as they can stain the flooring surface over time.
- When mopping, use a damp and never a wet mop.
- Clean up spill immediately to prevent damage to the floor.
Installation is simple, and is commonly done by our customers. Installation of Shaw planks is as follows:
- Complete any necessary floor prep.
- Square the product in the room leaving a 2-5 mm expansion space against the wall.
- Start with the tongue side facing the wall.
- After the initial starter board, press the end seam of the second plank into the end seam of the first plank, and then lock them together by laying the plank down. Continue working left to right
- Install the first plank in the second row by inserting the tongue into the groove of the plank in the first row. This is best done with a low angle of the plank.
- Insert the long side seam at a slight angle first. As the top surfaces meet, rotate the plank down into the locked position. Engage the end seam, using a rubber mallet if necessary.
- Planks may be cut with a utility knife using the “score and snap” technique.
- Continue installing planks removing any gaps using a tapping block and a scrap of flooring to cover the tapping block. Be careful not to damage In*Step tongue and groove.
- Protect all exposed edges of the In-Step by installing wall moulding and/or transition strips. Make sure that no plank will be secured in any way to the subfloor.