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Old 10-16-2010, 10:28 AM   #1
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How do I begin to tear off my carpeting from my basement stairs?

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Old 10-16-2010, 11:40 AM   #2
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Go to the top(most carpet is installed from the bottom up) grab a corner with pliers and pull as you go back down the stairs. If it's stretched in over pad, it will come off easily. If it's glued on, maybe not.

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