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removing old vinyl flooring techniques home guides sf gate
before you begin the project to remove old vinyl flooring in your home, you need to determine if the flooring contains asbestos. a majority of the vinyl flooring made before 1986 contained asbestos in the tiles or in the backing materials.
vinyl tile and vinyl adhesive may contain asbestos. vinyl sheet covering manufactured in the 1950s through 1980 sometimes contained asbestos in the paper backing and has the potential for release of asbestos fibers if it is removed.
the laundry vinyl has greenish/bluish paper like adhesive, and the hall has asbestos, its just the paper backing/adhesive i am not so sure about. . me it wasn't asbestos, and i'm going to replace the floor under it anyway.
sheet vinyl flooring is vinyl flooring that comes in large, continuous, flexible sheets. a vinyl this was often felt or paper (before 1980, often with asbestos); more because the closed-cell foam backing of vinyl sheet can be varied, it can be