There are many ways that Vinyl sheet flooring can be damaged . If a chair scrapes across the vinyl flooring or if the content of your cooking in pans splashing on the surface of the floor , vinyl can be damaged. The good news is , by mixing vinyl flooring , the floor will be as good as new .
What to do?
1 . Identify the type of vinyl flooring that you need to patch . Some Vinyl sheet flooring are laid down in specific patterns or use a vinyl sheet that is made ??to cover the entire floor . It is important that you remember that vinyl sheets covering the entire floor are usually much thinner than the vinyl tiles . The vinyl sheets may require delicate treatment when you are patching vinyl .
2 . Assess the amount of damage to your vinyl flooring. The condition of the road will determine the exact process used in vinyl patching . Issues such as cuts and scratches are easy to manage while large tears and burns require the removal and ultimate replacement of vinyl.
3 . Cuts and scratches can be filled with a sealant . Just clean the area with a seal of high quality product to patch the floor. If you use lacquer thinner to clean the section, it will remove all residues in the cracks so that you can fill with sealant.
4 . If the Vinyl sheet flooring needs to be replaced , remove the portion of the floor that is damaged . Use a knife and cut the vinyl sheet where it is damaged or use a knife to loosen and lift the damaged tile .
5. Make sure the exposed floor is cleaned before patching vinyl. Clean with lacquer thinner , followed by a simple soap and water solution. Allow to dry before patching the floor.
6 . The patch vinyl can now be installed . Use a layer of vinyl and then slide the replacement vinyl glue in place .
7 . The patch should now be sealed. Use of a thin layer of vinyl lacquer should be applied to the vinyl after drying of the adhesive. You are now finished with patching vinyl floor .