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Builders Checklist:

A MUST DO Checklist before Installing Wood Floor Products

 

 

This list of information SHOULD be followed in every way. If any of these requirements are NOT completed, you may be jeopardizing your wood floor performance and/or warranties and guarantees . By allowing these items to be over looked, many could cause the installation to fail completely, short and long term. This page is formatted for easy printing and use. Once this information is secured, it should be keep with important records, a copy provided to the installer and general contractor, with you keeping the original in case future concerns arise. (Large type for printer/form printing) A MUST do checklist to be completed before the Installation of wood floor products.

 

WOOD FLOOR PRE-INSTALLATION EVALUATION OF JOB SITE:

  Date__________Time________


Job Name__________________________________________________


Address____________________________________________________


City___________________________________State_____Zip_________


Job phone___________________Job fax_________________

Superintendent________________________________Cell #__________


UNTIL THE FOLLOWING GUIDELINES HAVE BEEN MET,
JOBSITE IS NOT READY FOR WOOD FLOOR INSTALLATION !

EXTERIOR CONDITIONS:
1 - GUTTERS AND DOWN SPOUTS ARE PROPERLY PLACED TO DRAIN WATER AWAY FROM STRUCTURE: YES_____ 

2 - SOIL SURROUNDING THE STRUCTURE IS PROPERLY GRADED TO DRAIN WATER AWAY FROM THE STRUCTURE: YES___

INTERIOR CONDITIONS:
1 - ALL WET TRADES ( DRYWALL, TILE, PAINT, PLASTER, ETC.) HAVE COMPLETED THEIR WORK: YES___ 

2 - HVAC (HEAT VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING) ARE IN PLACE AND OPERATING(3-5 days prior to delivery of wood floor products) PROPERLY: YES___ 

3 - THE BUILDING IS ENCLOSED AND WEATHER TIGHT, INCLUDING ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS: YES___ 

4 - THE TEMPERATURE AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY WITHIN THE STRUCTURE ARE AT "NORMAL LIVING CONDITIONS" (TEMP- BETWEEN 60-80 DEGREES f AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY BETWEEN 30-50 PERCENT) YES___ 

5 - SIX-MILL POLYETHYLENE (PREFERABLY BLACK) HAS BEEN INSTALLED AND COVERS THE ENTIRE GROUND AREA IN THE CRAWL SPACE: YES___

CONCRETE SLAB CONDITIONS  

1 - VAPOR BARRIER HAS BEEN INSTALLED UNDER SLAB: YES___ 

2 - CONCRETE HAS BEEN INSTALLED FOR AT LEAST 30 DAYS: YES___ 

3 - IF WOOD FLOOR IS TO BE INSTALLED OVER SLAB, IT IS FLAT AND TO SPECIFICATIONS: YES___

DELIVERY AND WORKING CONDITIONS: (also see JOB CONDITIONS

1 - DRIVEWAY AND SIDE WALKS ARE INSTALLED: YES___ 

2 - PROPER ELECTRICAL POWER IS AVAILABLE AND WITHIN 50 FEET OF USE: 120V___ 220V___

MOISTURE CONDITIONS: (See Water & Wood pages) 

1 - MOISTURE CONTENT OF THE WOOD SUBFLOOR IS NO MORE THAN 4 PERCENTAGE POINTS ABOVE OR BELOW THE FINISH FLOORING AND IS WITHIN REGIONAL MOISTURE CONTENT GUIDELINES. YES___ 

2 - MOISTURE TESTING OF CONCRETE BEGAN NO SOONER THAN 30 DAYS AFTER THE SLAB WAS POURED. TEST RESULTS INDICATED THAT IT IS SAFE FOR WOOD FLOORING INSTALLATION TO BEGIN, AND ALL READINGS HAVE BEEN DOCUMENTED: YES___

WHAT TYPE OF TEST WAS USED ?____________________________
RESULTS:__________________________________________________

Weather condition: (temperature, current conditions, ie: rainy, sunshine, freezing etc.)__________________________________    ___________

Superintendent & company name  (print)_______________________________________________

I verify jobsite is ready for wood flooring installation

signed____________________________________date___________

IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THESE GUIDELINES ARE MET, AND FOLLOWED TO THE "T", IF NOT, SOME ONE ( BUILDER, OWNER, WOOD FLOOR CONTRACTOR, or ALL) NEEDS TO SIGN OFF THAT THESE ITEMS HAVE NOT BEEN FOLLOWED. THAT PERSON COULD ULTIMATELY TAKE SOME IF NOT ALL RESPONSIBILITY IF THE JOB FAILS OR HAS PROBLEMS !

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