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Old 07-12-2008, 08:56 PM   #1
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YELLOW GLUE and CRUMBLY BRITTLE TILE HELP


We are desperately trying to scrape up some old (30ish year old) tile that is thin, brittle and crumbly. It is coming up great in some areas--others it is STUCK. I need to know how to get this stuff up as well as the HORRID YELLOWISH GLUE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 07-14-2008, 05:55 PM   #2
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A little detail will help. What is the substrate the tile is attached to? If sheetrock, just remove it to the studs.
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Old 07-15-2008, 08:23 AM   #3
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If this is floor tile, you should find out if it contains any asbestos. Same with the cement. You could be contaminating yourself and your house.
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