Tiling up to Carpeting


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Old 05-08-03, 03:33 PM
Vargas
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Tiling up to Carpeting

We are laying tile in the bathroom and want to make a smooth transition from teh tile to the carpeting. How would we go about getting the carpeting to mate up against the tile without any transition board or metal strip?
 
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Old 05-08-03, 04:48 PM
floorman
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there are a few things you can do,you can take v ct and build up a ramp to the tile ,or take tack strip and stack it to ramp up to the tile.They do make rubber shims to assist in this however,there is some patching of the edges required to smooth them out.
 
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Old 05-08-03, 05:59 PM
Vargas
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Thank you Floorman for getting back with me with this information. I am not sure what v ct is.
Once I get it ramped up to the tile do I tuck it in behind or under it to get a smooth transition and not show the jute inside the carpet fibres?
 
 

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