Can peel and stick tile be placed over carpet?

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  • Cor21748745 Cor21748745 on May 01, 2017
    No. Carpet will make uneven and tile will not adhere prperly
  • Janine Janine on May 01, 2017
    Definelty not. My husband installed carpet so I have years of experience from me questioning him constantly about home projects. Cor is right, it will be uneven and will not stick. Pulling up the old carpet, removing any staples and tackless, giving the floor a good cleaning is the only way to go.
  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on May 01, 2017
    Installing tile must be done on a clean surface so the installation is even.
  • Mindy Mindy on May 02, 2017
    No, you will be wasting your money as the tile will not stick.
  • Mas16154757 Mas16154757 on May 03, 2017
    Thank you.
  • 18579179 18579179 on May 03, 2017
    I'm not sure if you're referring to a commercial carpet with a really low pile, but even so, the adhesive on the back of peel and stick tile really won't adhere to any kind of carpet. Why don't you go with a floating floor over the carpet if you're looking to cover it up? A floating system is really the only floor covering that may actually last, being installed over a carpet.

  • Timmy Timmy on Jul 18, 2019

    I did it and it does stick. Assumptions are only assumptions

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    • Nyiaa James Nyiaa James on Jul 05, 2020

      How did it work how u ?

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