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applepie_demon

01:07PM | 06/10/03
Member Since: 06/09/03
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I have removed old peel and stick tile in my bathroom and it has left a very sticky residue. What can I use to take this off? Pine-sol, vinegar, and elbow grease aren't working too well...

Thanks
Craig

carpetman

03:57PM | 06/10/03
Member Since: 01/26/03
542 lifetime posts
you will need an adhesive remover,available at home depot,good luck

p.s. what are you putting down to replace the tile

applepie_demon

04:57PM | 06/10/03
Member Since: 06/09/03
3 lifetime posts
putting down ceramic tile over concrete foundation- there were 2 layers of vinyl/peel and stick that had to come up. Thanks for the help

carpetman

08:16PM | 06/10/03
Member Since: 01/26/03
542 lifetime posts
dont worry to much about the adhesive (sticky stuff) brush a little thin set (dry powder only )on the cement,that will fix it.good luck

RobertSWalker

07:27AM | 06/11/03
Member Since: 06/10/03
1 lifetime posts
I am doing the same thing in my kitchen. So you are saying to just leave the glue down and sprinkle thinset over it?

carpetman

07:41PM | 06/11/03
Member Since: 01/26/03
542 lifetime posts
yes,the sticky residue wont hurt anything on a concrete slab floor .good luck
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