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Q: One visitor asked, "I am diligently trying to match an existing floor so I can add on to it. Unfortunately, the local flooring company is no longer in business so matching it has been very difficult. The flooring is 1/2" thick. Everything I can find is either 3/4", 3/8" or 5/16" and none of the standard (1/4"). Underlayments will not allow me to match the thickness of the existing flooring. Can you make any recommendations as to a resolution to this problem?"

A: Perhaps you have a mill near you that would cut to your specs? For example, in Toronto we have Unicorn Universal Wood Products.


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