Staple Removal


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Old 08-12-09, 07:30 PM
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Staple Removal

I was given 250sq of removed solid hardwood floor, wood it in good shape but still has staple it them.

What is best method to remove staples so I can install flooring?

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Old 08-12-09, 08:23 PM
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Welcome to the forums! Wow, what a job. You can take a pair of end snips, or end nail pullers, grasp the two staple legs and push them back through the tongue. Then pull the staple all the way out. You may have less tongue damage that way. Any broken or splintered tongues, you will need to smooth them out or cut them off.
 
 

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