How do I install Laminate Flooring around fixed structural components? August 19, 2019 10:33 Updated Expansion gaps must be provided around walls, door frames, pipe conduits, pillars and stairways. For more information please see our Fitting Instructions or visit our Flooring Installation web page. Related articles What is the under-floor evenness deviation? Laminate flooring thermal resistance Laminate installation with existing flooring CLIC it! Installation Instructions Can Laminate Flooring be sanded?