Old Linoleum Floor

Reply

  #1  
Old 04-10-18, 06:32 AM
T
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2018
Posts: 1
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Old Linoleum Floor

Hi - I live in a pretty old home with original linoleum tile (is this the same as vinyl tile?) It has a crack the length of the room thalassemia gaps as wise as 1 or 2 inches! Can grout be used to fill the crack & if so what kind? Thanks!
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 04-10-18, 12:04 PM
S
Group Moderator
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: WI/MN
Posts: 19,575
Received 94 Votes on 83 Posts
First, linoleum and vinyl are not the same, sounds like you have vinyl tiles.

My first question would be why such a large gap exists? I would attempt no 'fix' until I had at least tried to figure that out.
 
  #3  
Old 04-10-18, 02:07 PM
sam floor's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: May 2010
Location: floor installer
Posts: 965
Received 15 Votes on 11 Posts
What is the subfloor? How big are the tiles, 9x9 or 12x12? You could have either vinyl , linoleum or asbestos tile. How old is the floor?
 
  #4  
Old 04-11-18, 06:43 AM
J
Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 4,816
Received 77 Votes on 72 Posts
Please post a picture so we can see what your seeing.
Somethings really wrong under that floor that needs to be addressed if there really is that wide a gap.
 
Reply
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: