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“Subfloor Preparation Problems, Part 1: Asbestos, Cutback and Moisture Concerns


“Subfloor preparation is quite possibly the most important step – the foundational, starting step –of any installation, yet it’s also often performed incorrectly or not done at all. As we here at FCI hear time and time again, “The flooring is only as good as what’s beneath it,” and that extends to the subfloor and how it is prepared to receive a floor covering

We asked manufacturers about what happens when an installer or contractor walks onto a jobsite and finds asbestos, old cutback adhesive residue, or high levels of moisture. They offered their insights on these conditions, and all of them stressed the same point: “Do not skip or skimp on subfloor preparation to make your schedule work…”

Read more about the importance of subfloor preparation by clicking the link below:

 

“Subfloor Preparation Problems, Part 1: Asbestos, Cutback and Moisture Concerns”

Floor Covering Installer
October 16, 2014
By: Michael Chmielecki

 

Link:  http://www.fcimag.com/articles/91058-subfloor-preparation-problems-part-1-asbestos-cutback-and-moisture-concerns

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