Hollow Sounds

Hollow Sounds

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Excessive fastener spacing

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Destructive testing

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Destructive testing

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Lack of Adhesive

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Lack of adhesive

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Lack of Adhesive

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Hollow noise area

Laminate - Squeaking - Popping noise 33 (2)

Flatness issues

Laminate - Squeaking - Popping noise 334 (2)

Flatness issues

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The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) states the following on page 28 of the 2018 Technical Publication C200, Problems, Causes and Cures:

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