Affordable Peel And Stick Floor Tiles
These days peel and stick tiles are the most popular and cost-effective products that are selling in the market. Peel and stick tiles provide a cost-effective alternative to replacing a worn or outdated linoleum floor. Peel and stick tiles can definitely be a part of your new decor trend list. If done according to the manufacturers’ instructions, installing these them can be easy. They are available in various colors, patters, and sizes. Grouting is not required as these tiles are not made of ceramic and their borders give the flooring, a grouted look. They are water resistant, steam resistant, durable, and can be cleaned easily. To start installing peel and stick tiles , place the tiles in a row from one side to the other without removing the backing of the tile. As you move to the opposite side, you will notice that the tiles require to be cut, so as to fill the small spaces left. Use a carpet cutter to do so.
They are many techniques followed for removing peel and stick tiles. One of the common techniques is using a steam iron. You will need an iron, a towel, or a bed sheet and a metal scraper. Place the towel or the bed sheet on the tiles that you want to remove. You can take two tiles at a time; that makes the work easy. Keep ironing the towel or the bed sheet that is placed on the tile for about 4 to 5 minutes. The continuous ironing helps the tile to loosen as the heat softens the adhesive. Now, insert the metal scraper below the tile, and slowly lift the tile up. In this way, remove all the tiles one by one.