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Old 11-09-2012, 02:14 AM   #1
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Old, sticky carpet pad on oak floors


What is the best way to get old, sticky carpet pad off my oak hardwood floors? I've been on my hands and knees with a hand scraper because I don't want to use a liquid and make the wood swell.

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Old, sticky carpet pad on oak floors


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Liquid removers may not swell the wood but can effect how the stain and sealer react with the floor.
Get off all you can and sand off the rest.

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