The Best Way to Remove Vinyl Flooring?

Answer Vinyl flooring is easy to install, maintain and clean. It is available in numerous colors and patterns, making it an attractive choice for many homes. Because this flooring has held its popularity ... Read More »

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How do you remove vinyl flooring?

AnswerA heat gun and a scraper works well, but it takes a fair amount of time. The local hardware store may have chemicals to soften the tiles, and the local rental shop may have special tools to t... Read More »

How do I remove old vinyl flooring?

Cut the FlooringUse a sharp utility knife to cut the vinyl flooring into sections. Use a putty knife to lift the strips, then grasp them in your hands and pull the strips off individually.Stubborn ... Read More »

How do I remove glued vinyl flooring?

PreparationExamine the floor to ensure it does not have any asbestos. If the tiles date back to the 1970s or earlier, they will have asbestos. Newer tiles have almost no chance of containing asbest... Read More »

How do I remove laminated vinyl flooring?

Test for AsbestosHave the vinyl tested for asbestos. This material can cause cancer if it is broken up into small particles, such as during construction or demolition. If the floor tests positive, ... Read More »