Galt
Like Alex Collection  Wild Oak ?097  (what was put in Karen Schullar place)
Similar is Exspressive Collection  wild Oak 6039
Home Depot
Pergo XP  with attached underlayment  $2.49  Highland Hickory  LF000317  sku 125-512
 

This is what we finally got --> American Duet Hartford Maple Antique  wide L6528  6.69" wide  http://www.armstrong.com/resflram/na/laminate/en/us/prod_detail.asp?itemId=77804.0
Lowes matched iFloor.com pricing and there was no shipping.
 
Good instruction video  http://webapps.easy2.com/cm/flash/generic_iv_index.asp?page_id=35739935&host=&refer=
 
Installation
What direction should the boards go in?
 
47 00 53 69 300 29 17  Rick Strickland Project Starter off your next purchase of $500
 
LOWE'S OF ELK GROVE, CA  (916) 688-1922 (stay on the line for an operator)  Jemal
M-SA 6-10, SU 7-8   8369 POWER INN ROAD   ELK GROVE, CA 95624  
Questions
 
 
8 planks per box
13.28 sf
Hallway is (with closet) is 32.2' by 3.5' wide = 113 sf
Family room is 23.25 x 16.6 = 390 sf
Total is 503 sf + 10% = 550 sf / 13.28sf = 41.41 boxes so 42 boxes x 13.28 = 557.76 * $2.92 = $1,614.60
(6)   wide boards are 18.82 sf at 30 boxes = 564.60 =$1,637.34 = $54.58 box
50 feet  600 inches of border transition pieces
 
(7) 2 quarter round   104" for fireplace
(8) 2 thresholds  94" sliding glass door 
(9) 4 reducers 304" for carpet and vinyl  180 + 30 + 94  (beginning of May Daytimer)
(10) 2 t moldings   98" of tile
$272.38  transition pieces
 
.26 sf  3 in 1 moister barrier, a lot more insulated, elimates the hollow sound
$13 a roll instead of $27
(1) $143  11 rolls  Premium 3 in 1 moister block 550 sf 
 
(2) $50.51 package 100' construction base boards
(3) $9.77 1 repair kit to repair the knick on laminate floor
(4) $16.88 insatallation kit   30 spacers, instructions, pull bar, installation wood glue, tapping block
(5) $17.98 maller
$2,148.01 sub total
$166.47 tax
$2,314.48 Total (incl tax)  Sat May 31 3 pm Jenal
kept behind customer service desk, will call me on the cell phone
Call Monday, before 1pm
 
 
 
??
??What type of tape
 
What type of blades to with table saw
 
 
Get special tape
Installation kit
what other tools
spacers
tabbing block
matching caulking
 
 
1) Armstrong Nature's Gallery American Duet
2) Kronotex SwiftLock Plus
 
 
Online Stores  http://www.ifloor.com/cat_9/laminate-flooring.html
   http://www.armstrong.com/resflram/na/laminate/en/us/article18121.html  Has both video and pdf installation guides.
 
Armstrong  http://www.armstrong.com/resflram/na/home/en/us/laminate.html
Consumer Reports (Aug 2007)  http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/home-garden/kitchen/kitchen-remodeling/flooring/flooring-8-07/how-to-choose/0708_floor_choose.htm?resultPageIndex=1&resultIndex=2&searchTerm=flooring
 
Rustics Gallery Oak  http://www.armstrong.com/resflram/na//laminate/en/us/prod_detail.asp?itemId=96341.0
 
iFLOOR/Sacramento,CA -  m-f 9-7, sat 9-5 sun 12 -5 9815 Business Park Drive, Suite 9,   take 50, bradshaw exit, turn left, first huge interesection, turn right on street, turn left.  Sacramento, CA (916) 290-5999
Can call distributer, to see availiable, offering $99 shipping. Plus 10% waste cut
labor  no carpet,  $2.99   move furniture  $4.19