Can you carpet over asbestos floors?

Answer It is fine, and even recommended, to carpet over asbestos floors. A suitable pad needs to be installed underneath the carpet. Vinyl flooring, linoleum, or ceramic tiles can also be used to cover as... Read More »

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How to Nail Through Asbestos Tile Floors?

Tiles used in older homes are likely to contain asbestos. Asbestos can be a health hazard and should be treated with care. If the tiles are damaged, they can release asbestos fibers into the enviro... Read More »

My carpet is wet from water over flow, what can i do to prevent mold with out removing the carpet?

You can take up the edge of the carpet at the wall baseboard. Its prolly on some nail-strips-just pull it loose enough to be able to direct the airflow from a portable fan between the carpet's padd... Read More »

Can you use peel and stick carpet over carpet padding?

No, the carpet pad moves far to much and your tile will look loose and crooked in a very short amount of time. Also, the carpet pad will not allow the adhesive to bond to it.

Can a carpet runner be used over a carpet?

You can use a carpet runner over carpet. But this is not a recommended practice if anyone in the household has difficulty walking. Doing so poses a greater possibility of someone tripping over the ... Read More »