Which side of carpet padding goes up?

Answer If you want the most cushioning, you should put the side up that has the waffle pattern on it. Then make sure that you staple it every 6 inches so that it stays in place.Source:Repair Home: How to ... Read More »

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What side of carpet padding goes up?

Depending on the type of pad you have, this will differ.Usually if it has a barrier, like a solid red or blue plastic attached, this side goes up. If there is netting of some sort, this side also g... 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.

How do I fix puckered carpet padding?

Remove the CarpetRemove the carpet from the puckered area so you can reach the padding. Start by pulling the carpet from the tack strip until the puckered area of padding is exposed. Make sure you ... Read More »

Can carpet padding be attached to a rug?

Carpet padding can be used on a rug to keep the rug from slipping or discoloring the floor underneath it. The padding is generally made from either jute, synthetic fiber or recycled textile fiber,... Read More »