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Posted by Steve: on October 26th, 2001 04:03 PM
In reply to VINYL 12x12 TILE over EXISTING VINYL TILE by pete on October 26th, 2001 03:42 PM [Go to top of thread]

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the existing flooring is not damaged, if it is fill in with cheap vinyl tile just to make it even. I would strongly recommend to clean the floor very well with bleach or something to cut the grease and grime. You want a good adhearson between the old and new.

Then, NEVER lay the tile down symetrical or congruent over the existing tile seams. Do a one half overlap and then go on. In otherwords, the new tile would split the old tile's intersection lines.

This gives for a stronger flooring.

fly your flag.

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