Allure Flooring in my 83 Scamp-16 - Fiberglass RV

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-03-2015, 06:52 AM   #1
Junior Member
scampersteve's Avatar
Name: Steve
Trailer: 03 Tacoma pulling 83 Scamp 16
Posts: 24
Allure Flooring in my 83 Scamp-16

I'm very happy with the way it went down (fast-easy ~4hrs) in my scamp 16 ...Thrilled the way it looks. Yes I read all the pro/cons and whining on the various RV forums about Allure flooring ...we'll see how it performs with the temperature extremes here in CO?

I did make sure it's floating even in the dinette I left the bench seats sitting on the Allure but didn't screw them down through the Allure ...but the seat are fastened on sides/top-back so they aren't going anywhere and the floor can expand/contract all it wants!

I laid it side to side in dinette and front to back in main living area. Reason? was easier in the dinette and less waste. Kick boards under cabinets I plan to use piece of black painted plywood to hide float gap and some 1/4-round in open areas where gap is visible (entry and bunks) ...used almost 2-boxes for total job.

Will report back in a year if I've issues with adhesive separating and gaps etc ...but for now it's a huge improvement over the ugly/smelly carpet! Took longer to remove and prep floor than installing the Allure! Also the design I chose Country Pine will pretty much hide any gaps that may decide to appear ...time will tell?

From now on a dust pan-broom cleanup and a few throw rugs will make this place a tidy home on the road for this old goat.


Steve & Goats
Monument, CO

scampersteve is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2015, 09:45 AM   #2
Junior Member
Name: Jessie & Carl
Trailer: Scamp her name is Mae West
Posts: 24

Thank you for sharing! Love the look of the pine! We have some left-over flooring from a basement remodel. It is floating panels. Not sure we have enough to do the whole floor, and they now only sell it is 12" squares, so will have to see if it is a true 'match' for color. After our plumbing & rewire job is complete, the original carpet on on '84 19' Scamp is my next project. Well, after I finish reconditioning the exterior shell.

JessieJanet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2015, 08:59 PM   #3
Senior Member
Lil M.'s Avatar
Name: Lil
Trailer: '84 13' Scamp & '14 homebuilt Benroy Teardrop
Posts: 333
The new floor looks great! I went the cheap route and got very inexpensive laminate. It's survived two years in Minnesota so far, but I'd like to have something more water resistant like the Allure. Some day.
I also enjoyed the pics of your goats enjoying the flora, and the distant mountain views. Colorado is beautiful.
Lil M.
“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” ― John Muir
Lil M. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2015, 12:59 PM   #4
Name: Jameson
Trailer: Scamp
Posts: 32
I just put in some country pine allure in my scamp 13 also. I second everything OP stated

For $42 and spares leftover it's hard to beat.

Brilliant product
Attached Thumbnails
Jskierpx is offline   Reply With Quote


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Allure Flooring - Scamp 13' Shannon Thompson Modifications, Alterations and Updates 26 09-24-2015 12:22 PM
Allure Flooring repair - Scamp 13' Shannon Thompson Modifications, Alterations and Updates 5 09-24-2014 09:45 PM
Flooring Allure Brian E Moon Modifications, Alterations and Updates 31 08-06-2014 05:43 AM
Allure flooring. Install <65 degrees F? Tonia Modifications, Alterations and Updates 31 07-19-2013 12:12 AM
Allure flooring? How did you finish the edges? Liz&Kev Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12 05-08-2010 12:18 PM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:29 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.