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Old 03-17-2008, 11:24 AM   #1
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Installing laminate, question about subfloor prep


The house has concrete slab with plastic/linoleum tiles all over. The current tile, carpet, kitchen linoleum was all install right on these "tiles". While pulling the tack strips for the carpet a lot of the tiles have broke leaving an area lower than the surrounding. What should I use to fill the area and make it flat?

Are these coverings common on slabs?


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Old 03-17-2008, 02:21 PM   #2
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great I think they are 9-inch asbestos floor tiles

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Old 03-17-2008, 02:25 PM   #3
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How about using some portland cement floor patching product?
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How about using some portland cement floor patching product?
Would it be ok to use to fill in voids of where the tiles are missing?
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Yow, that's kinda what I was thinkin'.
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