How long does it take a professional to lay laminate flooring?

People in Cheyenne and Colorado often choose laminate flooring because it’s cheap, durable, and easy to install.

As for installation time, it depends on many factors and can take a few minutes an hour or more, at least when it comes to professional installation. Now let’s discuss what factors are likely to affect this time and what one should be prepared for.

Factors Affecting Installation Time

Size of the Area:

Another important factor that can be identified is the size of the room or the area that will be covered with laminate flooring. 

Complexity of the Layout:

Houses with houses with irregular shapes, or those houses that have many joints, angles, or corners may take more time to install because the cutting of the laminate planks may be more involved. 

Subfloor Condition and Preparation:

It is crucial to prepare the subfloor of the vehicle to receive the layer properly. 

This involves activities like leveling the surfaces of the existing floors, cleaning. As for the subfloor condition, preparation might take several hours to a full day of work, at least.

Installer Experience:

Experiences do make people work harder and faster in the light of their prior experience in handling tools and processes. 

We can face such problems in a better way than newcomers who may take quite a long time to install the system.

Tools and Teamwork:

Design and Delegance use different pieces of equipment that can easily enable laminate flooring installation in Cheyenne and Colorado without a lot of hassles; this equipment may include power saws among others.

 It also ushers the installation forward, especially when done in pairs or teams which is suitable when it concerns large spaces such as condos and open-plan spaces.

Estimating Installation Time

Based on insights of Design and Delegance professionals :

  • Small Room (e.g., Bedroom or Small Living Room):
    • Experienced Installer: 1 to 2 days (8 to 16 hours)
    • Beginner: 2 to 3 days (16 to 24 hours)
  • Medium Room (e.g., Larger Living Room or Dining Room):
    • Experienced Installer: 2 to 3 days (16 to 24 hours)
    • Beginner: 3 to 4 days (24 to 32 hours)

Our Tips for Efficient Installation by

  • Plan: We design your space accurately and order sufficient materials, including laminate planks, underlayment, and trim pieces.
  • Prepare the Subfloor: We make sure the subfloor is clean, dry, and level to avoid issues during installation.
  • Use Quality Tools: We invest in good tools that can speed up the process and improve the quality of the installation.
  • Consider Professional Help: While DIY installation is possible, hiring a professional ensures efficient and precise results, especially for larger or more complex projects.


The time it takes to lay laminate flooring varies based on the above factors. For a smooth and successful installation reach out to Design and Delegance. Our team of laminate installation experts in Colorado and Cheyenne can provide a more accurate estimate for a single room, entire floor, or office spaces tailored to your specific needs.

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