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Flooring Over Concrete Guide

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Basement Rec Room Flooring Testimonial - Wood Foam Tiles
Basement Rec Room Flooring Testimonial - Wood Foam Tiles
Garage Dance Marley Testimonial - Sabrina and Karin Urban
Garage Dance Marley Testimonial - Sabrina and Karin Urban
Raised Carpet Tiles for Wet Basements - Jason Ballard Testimonial
Raised Carpet Tiles for Wet Basements - Jason Ballard Testimonial
Basement Soccer Training on Turf Tiles - Bella Douglas Testimonial
Basement Soccer Training on Turf Tiles - Bella Douglas Testimonial
Home Gym Flooring Testimonial - UltraTile Rubber Tiles
Home Gym Flooring Testimonial - UltraTile Rubber Tiles
Garage Home Dance Studio Flooring - Gina Buccolo Testimonial
Garage Home Dance Studio Flooring - Gina Buccolo Testimonial
Home Garage Gym Flooring - Karl Streit Testimonial
Home Garage Gym Flooring - Karl Streit Testimonial
Garage Dance Flooring - Josie Stewart Testimonial
Garage Dance Flooring - Josie Stewart Testimonial
Mark Lund - Car Show Garage Floor Tiles - Eleva, WI
Mark Lund - Car Show Garage Floor Tiles - Eleva, WI
Garage Dance Studio Flooring - Julie and Addison Barnard Testimonial
Garage Dance Studio Flooring - Julie and Addison Barnard Testimonial

How To's - View All

How to Install Carpet Tiles on Concrete
How to Install Carpet Tiles on Concrete
How to Install Rubber Flooring Rolls over Tile or Concrete
How to Install Rubber Flooring Rolls over Tile or Concrete
How to Install Interlocking Rubber Flooring Tiles on Concrete
How to Install Interlocking Rubber Flooring Tiles on Concrete
How to Cut and Install Foam Floor Tiles - 2x2 Foam Squares
How to Cut and Install Foam Floor Tiles - 2x2 Foam Squares
How To Install Foam Floor Tiles - Wood Grain over Concrete
How To Install Foam Floor Tiles - Wood Grain over Concrete
How to Install Rubber Gym Flooring on Concrete & Other Surfaces
How to Install Rubber Gym Flooring on Concrete & Other Surfaces
Can You Put Laminate Over Tile, Concrete Or Plywood?
Can You Put Laminate Over Tile, Concrete Or Plywood?
How to Install Home Gym High Density Foam Mats Over Concrete
How to Install Home Gym High Density Foam Mats Over Concrete

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The Best Flooring Options for Outdoor Patios
The Best Flooring Options for Outdoor Patios
Options for Basement Flooring Over Concrete
Options for Basement Flooring Over Concrete
Best Home Gym Flooring Over Concrete - 5 Basement Floor Options
Best Home Gym Flooring Over Concrete - 5 Basement Floor Options
What Types Of Flooring Can Be Installed Over Concrete?
What Types Of Flooring Can Be Installed Over Concrete?
The Best Way to Cover An Old Deck - Interlocking Deck Tiles
The Best Way to Cover An Old Deck - Interlocking Deck Tiles
What Is The Best Pool Decking For Over Concrete?
What Is The Best Pool Decking For Over Concrete?
How to Install a Home Marley Dance Floor Over Carpet or Concrete
How to Install a Home Marley Dance Floor Over Carpet or Concrete
Dance Floor Over Concrete Ideas & Options: Economical DIY Subfloors
Dance Floor Over Concrete Ideas & Options: Economical DIY Subfloors
What is the Best Treadmill Mat Over Carpet or Concrete?
What is the Best Treadmill Mat Over Carpet or Concrete?
Home Dance Fitness Floors - The Top 5
Home Dance Fitness Floors - The Top 5

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Can You Put Floating Carpet Tiles Over Tile Or Concrete?
Can You Put Floating Carpet Tiles Over Tile Or Concrete?
Can artificial turf be laid on concrete for sled strips?
Can artificial turf be laid on concrete for sled strips?
The Pros and Cons of Rubber vs. Concrete Roof Tiles
The Pros and Cons of Rubber vs. Concrete Roof Tiles

Flooring Over Concrete Blogs, Videos and Testimonials

Installing flooring over concrete anywhere from a home gym to an outdoor patio can be a simple process when you use Greatmats products intended for that type if installation. Here we'll highlight different areas where concrete subflooring is common and the types of products that will work best in those areas. This includes testimonials from Greatmats customers, installation and maintenance instructions, as well as options and ideas to help guide you to the right purchase.

WHAT flooring materials can be installed over concrete?


  • EVA Foam
  • PE Foam
  • Artificial Turf
  • Laminate
  • Vinyl
  • PVC Plastic
  • Polypropylene Plastic
  • Rubber
  • Engineered Hardwood


WHERE would you install flooring over concrete?


  • Basements
  • Garages
  • Patios
  • Rooftops
  • Pool Surrounds
  • Gyms
  • Dance Studios
  • Martial Arts Schools
  • Porches


WHY would you lay flooring over concrete?


  • Cushion
  • Noise Reduction
  • Fatigue Relief
  • Insulation
  • Style
  • Impact Absorption
  • Slip resistance
  • Fall Protection
  • Floor Protection


WHICH flooring types can be laid over concrete?


  • Puzzle Tiles
  • Snap together tiles
  • Glue down flooring
  • Tape down flooring
  • Peel 'n Stick Tiles and Planks
  • Loose Lay Flooring
  • Permanent Floors
  • Temporary Flooring
  • Portable flooring


WHEN would you want install flooring over concrete?


  • When want a change of style
  • When you want to cover stained or cracked concrete
  • When you need to add safety benefits
  • When you want a softer floor
  • When you want a more temperature stable floor
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter


WHO can install flooring over concrete


  • You
  • Professional installers
  • Your husband
  • Your wife
  • Your children
  • Your parents
  • Your friends
  • Your neighbors
  • Anybody!


HOW do I learn to install flooring over concrete


  • Watch our video tutorials
  • Follow installation instructions on our product pages
  • Follow directions included with products
  • Consult a professional installer
  • Speak with a Greatmats representative
  • Read installation blogs
  • Invite a friend to help
  • Trial and Error
  • Stare at the flooring until it tells you how