Laminate Terminology

Step Down Stairnose

  • coordinating piece for proper transition for all steps
  • Reducer Strip

  • transitional piece to connect with another type of flooring
  • End Molding or Carpet Reducer

  • used as a transition to different flooring when the reducer does not allow enough height
  • T-Molding

  • used in doorways to join two laminate floors in adjoining rooms
  • recommended when making transitions from floors of the same height
  • Quarter Round

  • installed where the floor meets the wall or baseboard