you need
  • - insulation;
  • - drywall;
  • - laminate.
If you decide that the floor on the second floor will be heated by a hot water heating pipes, use the following tips for interior decorating.Before laying the pipes Lay rolled insulation.The space between the tubes are filled with pieces of thick drywall, which will give the "rigidity" of the structure.On top put another layer of insulation, can now be laid, for example, laminate.
If you want to lay a true eco-friendly wooden floor, take care of careful selection of material.For the sub-floor is enough flat board with the lack of decay and low humidity.If you plan to use the second floor as the living room and prepare the board for painting, pay attention to the structure of the board: it sho
uld not contain knots, rot surfaces and completely dry (no more than 12% humidity).
Before laying the boards lay a sound-insulating layer of sound-proof components (cork, mineral wool or sawdust).Laying begin from the farthest from the entrance wall, fastening boards with nails, hammering them at an angle of 30-50 °.The joints of the boards should be placed on the joists.
If you decide to build a house frame type of standard panels, the floor of the second floor will also be made of prefabricated slabs.Under the flooring in this case it is better to put a damper pad made of foamed polyethylene with a minimum thickness of 3 mm.As best floor use laminate.
In the past decade has become a very popular technology of controlled floors, providing for the installation of wooden log, attached to the base of the plastic bolt-resistant.An advantage of this technology in the speed of installation, deletion of the long drying period, and the possibility of laying the additional soundproofing and insulating layers, as well as the ability to be placed under the floor of any kinds of communication.However, this technology is laying the floor only by a skilled person, and therefore, by her best to consult a professional.