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02-13-11, 06:57 PM
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Posted By farmer wubbie

That answer dependes on the condition of the...

That answer dependes on the condition of the ahesive, some adhesives can remain very gooey for many years, causing any type of grinding or scrubing to bind up with the friction of the pad. That...
01-29-11, 12:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 20,934
Posted By farmer wubbie

No offence taken .I am just jealous, and i enjoy...

No offence taken .I am just jealous, and i enjoy your post:D. P.S my wife nick named me wubbie and i am not a farmer
01-28-11, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 20,934
Posted By farmer wubbie

WOW that guy can talk :wall: Just use the...

WOW that guy can talk :wall: Just use the sheetrock mud!! JUST KIDDING :fpost: For your cuts, if you do not have a cutter try the score an snap method , and heat score an snap cuts with two or more...
01-27-11, 10:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 20,934
Posted By farmer wubbie

No sheetrock mud

Please , I can not stress enough , Sheetrock mud wiil not hold no matter how small .The below grade substrait will expand and contract with the seasons and the joint compound will release. Use a...
01-26-11, 12:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 20,934
Posted By farmer wubbie

Do not use sheetrock joint compound for any...

Do not use sheetrock joint compound for any concrete repair . The sheetrock mud has no bonding strength and will release after any tension is applied. Concrete sealers and vapor barriers are ment to...
01-26-11, 11:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,418
Posted By farmer wubbie

Vinyl tile adhesive will work and would be the...

Vinyl tile adhesive will work and would be the least expensive. You will have the whole can left over to redo floor in the future. Double sided carpet tape will cause rapaired tile to be lifted...
01-22-11, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,289
Posted By farmer wubbie

Before you install your new flooring you need to...

Before you install your new flooring you need to seal the old adhesive, to keep from reacting with the new adhesive and to have smooth substrait to recive your new flooring. To do this you need coat...
01-21-11, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,414
Posted By farmer wubbie

I happen to have done the same thing you are...

I happen to have done the same thing you are talking about. I used pavers over my concrete paito and extended past the edge of the slab. about 600 sqtf more area added to my paito. In order to do...
01-18-11, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,083
Posted By farmer wubbie

A old school way to test for moisture in concrete...

A old school way to test for moisture in concrete is cut a 3'x3' of poly plastic, duck tape to concrete , allow 72 hours to pass , maintain 65 deg. Pull poly up and look for moisture.
01-18-11, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,192
Posted By farmer wubbie

Is that a step that goes down 3 diffrent...

Is that a step that goes down 3 diffrent directions? like a pyramid.
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Views: 5,021
Posted By farmer wubbie

topping cement is a poor bonding underlayment...

topping cement is a poor bonding underlayment ,not approved for adhesive applications. for a floating floor should be fine .At the very least you must use a primer for the concrete. Keep in mind that...
01-18-11, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,878
Posted By farmer wubbie

My bad , i looked up 2027:o

My bad , i looked up 2027:o
01-18-11, 06:44 PM
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Views: 1,355
Posted By farmer wubbie

Yes, you can cover over the painted drywall . The...

Yes, you can cover over the painted drywall . The can sould say cove base adhesive . Sounds like you maybe reading the limitations from the wrong adhesive.
01-16-11, 06:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,878
Posted By farmer wubbie

tayler 2027 is a pressure senitive adhesive used...

tayler 2027 is a pressure senitive adhesive used for installing vinyl backed carpet tiles or solid vinyl tile. This adhesive will not work on felt backed vinyl.
01-14-11, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,878
Posted By farmer wubbie

cut big as sam said , set in place and butt edge...

cut big as sam said , set in place and butt edge of vinyl to metal tapdown then trim room in. If vinyl has pattern imprint check to see that it does not drift in or out before you cut the room in....
01-13-11, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,796
Posted By farmer wubbie

Go full spread

Being that it is a left over i would go full spread adhesive. Bath rooms have a lot of moisture which can cause problems under the vinyl . For myself [A commerical Installer] it is faster to spread...
12-05-10, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 63,085
Posted By farmer wubbie

hello snaffoo . What kind of adhesive did you...

hello snaffoo . What kind of adhesive did you buy? You probably did not let the ahesive set long enough, dry to the touch , before you install the tile down. any glue whould dry on a non-porous...
03-30-10, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,683
Posted By farmer wubbie

Use a underlayment with a bonding addtive,apply...

Use a underlayment with a bonding addtive,apply with a finish trowle. 2 coats should do and hand stone between coats. Basement temps should'ent swing that much if your living in the house year...
01-03-10, 06:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,168
Posted By farmer wubbie

install base first ,depending on your install...

install base first ,depending on your install exp. A diy. or novice should put base up after the carpet to cover any mistakes from trimming carpet down. A skilled mechanic should have base installed...
01-01-10, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 80,456
Posted By farmer wubbie

$ 2.00 sqft. = $18.00 sqyd . 20'x 20' room...

$ 2.00 sqft. = $18.00 sqyd . 20'x 20' room $800.00. + tax. Slby said "cheaply --inexpensive" and to do it his self . Glued down carpet for a D.I.Y. easy'est way to go
12-30-09, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 80,456
Posted By farmer wubbie

full spread glue down

commerical carpet is sold at 4.00 sqyrd. and up , carpet adhesives 40.00 can 256sqft. per can . you are selling the house WHY SPEND ALL THAT MONEY ON "laminate and engireened wood" . Moisture from...
12-29-09, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,725
Posted By farmer wubbie

i agree with resorfacer , no need for all that...

i agree with resorfacer , no need for all that adhesive ,1/8 notch will telegraph threw tiles , self stick have a high shine finsh , dry time would be 1 hour min or adhisve would bleed threw seams. ...
10-25-09, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,487
Posted By farmer wubbie

the answer you are looking for is heat welded...

the answer you are looking for is heat welded seams. only certain flooring can be heat welded. commercial sheet vinyl is fused using a hot air gun and would give you a waterproo finshed...
10-11-09, 07:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,394
Posted By farmer wubbie

bathroom contracter should be fine . you should ...

bathroom contracter should be fine . you should also replace sheetrock where water damage is, along with the subfloor
09-15-09, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,216
Posted By farmer wubbie

as for removeing the stain, i have dogs and i...

as for removeing the stain, i have dogs and i have tryed everything to remove there stains and i have had no luck :madhell: you can patch carpet if you have left over rems. Or maby a closet to take...
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