F-5061 Installation Guide


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Chapter 1 - Installation Training

Provides information on installation training courses, course outlines and the Armstrong Certified Installer Program.
PDF - 81KB

Chapter 2 - Starting The Job

Describes general job site conditions such as temperature, subfloors and underlayments and storing materials. Also provides information on being a professional installer, training and working safely.
PDF - 1468KB

Chapter 3 - Subfloors and Underlayments

Provides detailed specifications on recommended wood underlayments, concrete, existing resilient flooring, Polymeric Poured Floors, Metal, Ceramic Tile, Terrazzo, Marble and Trowelable Underlayments and Patches. Includes how to conduct Bond Tests and recommended testing and acceptable moisture limits for concrete to receive resilient flooring.
PDF - 416KB

Chapter 4 - Installation Systems

Provides detailed information on Armstrong Installation Systems. Outlines substrates, job conditions, fitting, adhesives, trowel notchings and step-by-step installation instructions.
PDF - 821KB

Chapter 5 - Adhesives, Trowel Notchings, Seam Treatments and Grout

Describes individual Armstrong Adhesives and Seam Treatments. Provides information on application, spread rates, recommended products, product attributes, clean up and removal.
PDF - 203KB

Chapter 6 - Layout and Fitting

Provides instructions on layout of Resilient Sheet and Tile flooring. Describes Pattern Scribing, Straight Scribing and Freehand Knifing methods of fitting resilient flooring.
PDF - 5568KB

Chapter 7 - Seams

Provides information on pattern matching. How to Recess Scribe, Double-Cut or Straight Edge and Butt seams. Provides instructions for coating seams for High, Low and Semi Gloss Residential Sheet Floors and repairs; and detailed instructions on Sealing Seams with S-761 and Heat.
PDF - 4175KB

Chapter 8 - Flash Coving

Outlines tools, substrates, fitting and making inside and outside corners for Flash Coving.
PDF - 3649KB

Chapter 9 - Custom Insets

Information on Basketball Court, Shuffleboard, Volleyball Court and Elliptical Star insets.
PDF - 180KB

Chapter 10 - Repairs

Outlines various repair methods for Resilient Flooring.
PDF - 66KB

Chapter 11 - Estimating

rovides information on reading blue prints, estimating, sheet floors, tile, wall base, adhesives and an Estimating/Installation checklist.
PDF - 191KB

Chapter 12 - Finishing the Job

Provides information on Inspecting your Work, Clean Up, Protecting the Floor and Maintenance Products.
PDF - 103KB

Chapter 13 - Commercial Maintenance Procedures

Information on Commercial Floor Care Products, Maintenance procedures for individual commercial products, maintenance problems and solutions and a Resistance to Staining Chart.
PDF - 1.1MB

Chapter 14 - Armstrong Installation Accessories

Provides information on Armstrong tools.
PDF - 36KB

Chapter 15 - Laminate Flooring

Outlines Tools, Materials Needed, Subfloor Requirements, Room Preparation, Installation, Transitions, Repairs and Care of Laminate Flooring.
PDF - 2862KB