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In 14 years as a floor installer, I've seen my share of resilient floor failures. Some of these, like edge curling or seam splits, have been adhesive failures, but the majority are humps and bubbles in the flooring caused by delaminated underlayments and moisture at the site. To help you avoid such problems, this article will describe the materials and installation techniques that have proved most successful for my company. Sheet Goods Sheet flooring generally performs better than tiles, especially in wet locations and heavy-traffic areas where the many seams between tiles will eventually seep water or become filled with dirt. Prices for sheet goods start at about $8 per square yard and go up to $40 or