T-Mold for Laminate – Product and Installation – Updated Profile

This article is for an updated T-mold profile that supersedes a previous part. This article applies to T-mold with model numbers that end with an “R” suffix. To see the previous article for the T-mold with model numbers that do NOT end in”R”, follow this link.

T-Mold is commonly used in doorways to join two laminate floors in adjoining rooms. Also recommended when making a transition from laminate floor to another floor that is approximately the same height.

Product Features

  • Used to fill the gap between two floors of equal height.
  • Surface material: Wear resistant laminate
  • Core material: Moisture resistant MDF

Materials and Tools:

  • T-mold (includes track and screws)
  • Pencil
  • Tape measure
  • Saw
  • Drill and drill bit
  • Screwdriver

Installation Procedures

Fasten the T Mold to the subfloor. Do NOT fasten it to the floorcovering.

Step 1: Install the flooring leaving a 1-1/8” gap between the two floors for the t-molding installation

Step 2: Measure and trim to fit.

Step 3: Center the track between the flooring with 1/4” spacing between the track and floor plank and screw to the subfloor using included screws.

Step 4: Starting at one end, press the molding into the track inching along the length of the molding. It will NOT snap in all at once. You may also use a rubber mallet.

Product Dimensions

Length: 94″ (238.76 cm)

For 8mm

For 10mm to 12mm floors

Updated on October 26, 2022

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