Step 5: Install the Patch

applying the vinyl flooring patch to the patch area with a J-roller
Photo: Ryan Benyi
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Wait a few minutes for the adhesive to become tacky, then press the patch firmly onto the floor. Work from the center of the patch to the edges with the J-roller. Use a damp rag to wipe
away any adhesive that squeezes out.

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    Tools List

    • utility knife
      Utility knife
    • framing square
      Framing square
    • putty knife
      Putty knife
    • j-roller
      J-roller
    • 3/16-inch v-notched trowel
      1/32-inch V-notch trowel or a paint roller with a 3/16-inch nap cover

    Shopping List

    Double-stick tape

    Flooring adhesive

    Seam sealer

    Masking tape