Can you lay linoleum tiles over an existing linoleum floor??

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  • Redcatcec Redcatcec on Aug 12, 2018

    Hi Linda,

    You can but keep in mind the existing linoleum floor has to be perfect with no indentations, bumps, or ridges. Anything showing on the geography of the existing floor will be seen on the new tiles.

  • Gk Gk on Aug 13, 2018

    Yes you can. Make sure that you use an adhesive primer first. Even if the tiles are peel and stick you will still need the adhesive primer. You can roll it on with a paint roller. I used two coats. It dries fairly fast.

  • Rose Middleton Rose Middleton on Aug 13, 2018

    a better choice, although a little more expensive is LVT tile. it clicks together, goes over with no prep.

  • Mindshift Mindshift on Aug 16, 2018

    LVT stands for Luxury Vinyl Tile. Not all of which clicks together. Most are peal & stick just like regular vinyl tile. A very few are stuck down with a separate adhesive and then grouted, even though they are vinyl. The main difference is that LVT is usually larger—16x16, 12x24 or greater. I haven't used any, just been reading about them because I need to re-do my bath.

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