To better understand the tools, supplies, and gear needed to install vinyl flooring use the selections below. First select a floor from the flooring pulldown, then check the type boxes. The page will filter by flooring type.
Used to clean the subfloor before laying new flooring
Used to remove old adhesive from subfloor
Specific to vinyl flooring. Always follow the manufacturer’s recommendations.
This goes beneath the vinyl if the manufacturer recommends it. It can help with soundproofing, moisture protection, and providing a smoother base.
Flooring with the look of hardwood without some of the associated drawbacks.
Finishing pieces for where different flooring types meet.
Grout (if applicable)
Filling material for spaces between tiles.
Flexible flooring choice with many design options.
Vinyl Composition Tile
A durable and cost-effective flooring choice.
Versatile, durable, and cost-effective flooring option
For sealing seams between vinyl sheets.
Double Sided Tape
When you’re working with vinyl or laminate flooring, double sided tape holds everything in its place.