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We have some commercial carpet where the glue has deteriorated in traffic areas and where chairs are with no plastic mats.
The carpet was laid in the early 1980s.
It has been cleaned with a portable extractor once a year, and was dry within 4-6 hours.
What would be the reason for this?
Also, what was the life expectancy of carpet put in back then?
Thursday’s Answer:Based on the information you have given, I would say that the carpet is simply worn out.
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