Small kitchen with concrete floor (Not ground floor. i think concrete was used
for the floor
was as sound insolation.)
We removed sheet vinyl. Underneath and partly lifting with the vinyl was asphalt
cutback is old (estimate 30 years) There's almost no odor in left the cutback.
The cutback partly chips and scrapes off (more likely theconcrete is coming off
the concrete floor surface appears inconsistently troweled).
Having given up on the huge time requirement and complications of flooring other
vinyl, i'd like most to use sheet vinyl again.
Among those complications i'd like to avoid is nailing down "particle board"
The recent vinyl was glued (actually siliconized cauilk, by the looks of it) at
doorways. The vinyl was high quality (thick, heavy non-fiber (foam?) backing),
and had no
loose areas, so adhesive seems unnecessary. Longest floor dimension in any
about 8 feet.
For the existence of sheet underlay for sheet vinyl exist? (i haven't searched
Are there reliable sealers for tar-based coatings? And safe for indoor use. :-)
If i can't find info, i'll soon try shellac type primer before installing the