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Old 05-22-02, 06:40 AM
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How do you remove old sheet vinly from sub-floor???
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Old 05-22-02, 03:29 PM
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Removing vinyl from subfloor

A heat gun, scraper, and lots of patience is usually required to remove vinyl. If the vinyl was installed prior to the 1980s, there is a good possibility that the vinyl and the black adhesive contain asbestos. If this is the case, then the floor should be encapsulated with a new underlayment material if you are installing new vinyl.
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