I need something to use, between the time I tear out the old carpet, and
replace the floor with something new.
I'm thinking of thin vinyl tile, and removing it with a heat gun in a
few months. Any ideas on how I can work this, in such a way that doesn't
make the repair of the subfloor any worse, or harder? I'm thinking of
throwing a quick coat of primer on the wood subfloor first.
problems with damaged underlayment. So, that's exactly what I did - I've
got a couple of large bath rugs that cover the bare wood on the floor.
Granted, it's a smallish bathroom - 4' X 8' open floor space - but I'd bet
you could find something similar that would do until you can get the floor
done the way you want it.
BTW - we're back at it this weekend, and by next weekend (only have weekends
to do this) we should have a new tile floor in the bathroom. Then on to the
next room to renovate.......
I'd go with the rug idea, too, but if the OP doesn't want rugs or carpet
I would suggest the cheapest peel 'n stick tile. It's cheap enough for a
few month's investment, and they don't usually stick well enough to be
problem to remove later. I doubt he'd need a heat gun.
Yeah, kinda a pathological aversion to carpet around a potty, from years
I didn't think about washable rugs, though, that would be fairly easy.
As would the tile, thanks all.
Who the heck puts carpet in a bathroom? (Rhetorical question, no answer
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