How can you prevent sheet vinyl flooring from spliting?
William on Jun 02, 2017Vinyl floors can crack if the material is not installed properly. The subfloor or underlayment is usually the cause of cracks in a vinyl floor. For severe cracking of the vinyl, the floor will need replacement, and you must repair the underlayment or subfloor to prevent future problems with a new floor. Extreme temperature changes can affect the flexibility of the vinyl. The grout lines are thinner and that is where cracks occur.Helpful Reply
Drlandmann on Jun 02, 2017Thanks , that makes sense that grout lines are thinner.Helpful Reply
Diana Deiley on Jun 04, 2017I'd google or telephone the manufacturer of the tiles for their advice. Best of luck.Helpful Reply
Joseph Glackin on Jun 04, 2017True. it sounds as if it is your floor that is settling. Check with the installer.Helpful Reply
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