Install Vinyl Flooring in a Laundry Room

Use the template method and good floor preparation to put down new vinyl flooring.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Tape measure
  • Dustpan
  • Handsaw
  • Knee pads
  • Notched trowel
  • Straightedge
  • Safety glasses
  • Utility knife

You'll also need a rolling pin, wallpaper seam roller, pail, hook blade for utility knife, marking pen, two 3-ft. aluminum rulers and a broom.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Vinyl flooring
  • Adhesive
  • Roll of craft or rosin paper
  • Masking tape
  • Transition strips