I am moving to a new house where the living room and dining area have wall-to-wall carpeting. Could you please tell me how to remove carpet?
Was your carpeting installed under shoe molding? Assuming it was, the first thing to do is remove that trimwork with your putty knife and pry bar. Check the molding for damage: If it remains in good shape, save it for reuse. Now, use a utility knife or a sharpened pair of tin snips to cut the material into three- or four-foot-wide strips... more