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noahanakin05

07:53AM | 06/22/04
Member Since: 06/21/04
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I am worried, I removed my old floor tile, and I have this black old tar glue left on concrete floor. Is it dangerous?? I want to put new floor tile over it. How can I remove it. Someone suggested gasoline??

homedoc

12:07PM | 06/22/04
Member Since: 05/21/01
71 lifetime posts
Gasoline is extremely flammable.

Try heat gun and a floor scraper. There are solvents to remove this mastic but I have found the heat gun works easily and is probably more environmentally friendly.

Be careful and wear gloves. It will be hot. Whatever you do don't use a solvent and the heat gun together.
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