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cakomar 01-10-2011 11:59 AM

loose lay vinyl???
 
I just installed some loose lay vinyl in my kitchen - when moving the refrigerator back in, in one corner slid across the floor. Now there is a wrinkle/crease on our 1 day old vinyl.....is there any way to repair this? If I roll it back and glue it down, do you think that will help?

Floor Doc 01-10-2011 02:11 PM

Yes . Never been a fan of loose lay .

When you get the fridge back to the hole it goes in , spray a little Windex behind the wheels .
She'll slide in like it was on ice . wipe up the Windex.

Jackofall1 01-10-2011 02:27 PM

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Originally Posted by Floor Doc (Post 567100)
Yes . Never been a fan of loose lay .

When you get the fridge back to the hole it goes in , spray a little Windex behind the wheels .
She'll slide in like it was on ice . wipe up the Windex.

Did you ever see "My Big Fat Greek Wedding", windex works for everything........:laughing:, seriously though good tip.

Floor Doc 01-10-2011 04:04 PM

No Jack, Now you have my curiosity peaked . :laughing:

JazMan 01-10-2011 04:49 PM

Hey Doc,

The Windex trick has piqued my curiosity too.

And yes, loose lay sucks, but they're very popular since they require less substrate prep making the installation cheaper.

Jaz

Floor Doc 01-10-2011 06:14 PM

It works Jaz . been using it for years , even on those double wides . :)


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