I want to replace the carpet so it only makes sense to do the wallpaper before it will save me from messing up the new carpet and i am on a roll from removing wallpaper in the rest of my home.
Carpet first or baseboard first.
First in the event of carpet installation the gap will need to be there for the edges of the carpet to be tucked under.
There may be instances where you want to put the carpet down first.
Carpet or baseboard molding.
But baseboard always go on after tile installation in areas with tile.
If you re in one of these situations follow these instructions to install the trim after the carpet.
Paneling and trim what comes first.
Carpet installers have to bring large rolls of carpet into your home 12 foot rolls minimize seams in your room not small paint cans or brushes.
Ask your carpet installer their preference to begin the discussion.
When the carpet is install use a stretcher to get the carpet attached to the tackless.
Or you may be replacing the baseboards but leaving the carpet.
We build custom homes and always do the baseboard first then paint caulk puddy then carpet.
How to install carpet first.
A really thick shag carpet can make it difficult to judge how high to place the trim.
Second drywall would wick up moisture from flooded floors or carpet.
Generally the installation of carpet or baseboard is easier for whoever installs first.
Base board first it is easier to paint and fill the finish nail holes a good carpet installer can get it under the baseboard easily enough.
Another baseboard or carpet first question i am going to remove wallpaper in my living room.
When you remove the excess use cutter made to slide along the wall and then drive the edge of the carpet down into that 1 2 space between the strip and the wall.
If you re replacing carpet first before painting it will be easier for the flooring company.
Some professionals may have a strong preference but ultimately baseboards can be installed before or after carpet.
Which comes first carpet or baseboard.