So I am reading this article which sounds like a relief to me. It says that you can safely install laminate flooring over parquet as long as it is flat and without defects.
In my case it is a basement that, like many basements needs a dehumidifier during the summer. I do not run it a lot but I do need to do it from time to time. I guess that is humidity that comes out of the floors (finished basement, walls are insulated, and have vapor barrier). The parquet is like thi:
I am considering installing quality vinyl flooring (planks) with underlayment attached.
Will this trap moisture underneath that could lead to mold problems?