I m thinking as long as we cut the bad parts of the vinyl out and floor stone over them to make it smooth this should be a good enough surface to glue the vct down on top of as opposed to scraping all the vinyl up. Technical data contains both pstandards vct solids feature strips type of floor covering vinyl composition tile mr 5 vinyl.
Will this provide a lasting result.
Vct over sheet vinyl. Installing vinyl tile over existing vinyl floor. Over time the extensive maintenance vct requires can cause its lifetime cost to far exceed vinyl sheet flooring or luxury vinyl tile. I have a room in the basement that is 12 ft by 38 ft.
Vct or those thicker square tiles should be addressed in similar fashion to sheet vinyl mentioned above. But if a roll of vinyl sheet is damaged you have to re cut and install the entire roll rather than replacing one tile. The small bathroom has damaged vinyl sheet flooring now has several bad gouges in it.
Vinyl tile comes in two forms. Vct on the other hand is a porous flooring option made up of a small amount of vinyl with limestone and other filler material. Can i install a new floor covering over old adhesive residue.
Both vinyl sheet and lvt have minimal maintenance requirements. This efficient palette offers 29 of our most popular colorways including contemporary neutrals and vibrant branding accents. Tarkett vct formerly azrock vct brings great design and outstanding value together in a long trusted solution for education and retail environments.
I purchased vinyl to put over them. When installing new resilient tile such as premium excelon vct and standard excelon vct armstrong flooring allows the use of s 89 s 515 s 700 and s 750 resilient tile adhesives over old adhesive residue as long as the adhesive residue has no ridges or puddles evident and what remains is a thin smooth film. The other which is referred to as peel and.
I do not want to remove them. One requires adhesive very much like ceramic tiles do. Azrock vct whatever you imagine can be created and vct is ideal for healthcare education retail and public spaces.
While vct has been around for decades and was originally considered by some to be a necessity in the commercial flooring industry lvt continues to grow in popularity as a versatile and dependable flooring solution offering durability with endless design options. For installation of nail down type floors older tiles can crumble when the fasteners go through them. It s laid over a slab concrete floor that is smooth.
One installer said not to do this because the vinyl cannot breathe and i could get mold growing under it and the vinyl will turn.