Flooring and Carpeting/how to flatten floor


Can I use polyurathane to fill a dip (Half inch) .Second story floor with old vinyl over wood. Dip is about 4' x 4"


That is not how I do it...have never, and would not like to experiment now. Bonding becomes the issue...if the poly works loose then so does everything else.

Use the self leveling cements or manually troweled products made by Ardex...Custom Building Products ...and many others to numerous to list.

They pour on and seek their own level and dry in 4-8 hrs , sometimes sooner. Youtube has tons of videos on how to do it as well.


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20+ years flooring installation ...carpet,wood,tile and vinyl. Residential and commercial. I do not sell the products , just install what ever the shop / customer has purchased. I actually love seeing the finished project completed and it gives me great satisfaction to help others acheive that goal. If I don't know the answer I will say so, and then I will recommend another expert for you. I may even research the subject and answer to the best of my ability ...including links to my sources. I wish you all success Chris


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