Buckling

Buckling

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Buckling

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Pinhole elongation indicates proper power stretching

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Buckling

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Buckling over construction joint

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Buckling

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Buckling

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Buckling

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Power stretched repeatedly buckles

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Buckling

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Latex in the backing is falling out

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Checked humidity and temperature

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Check for moisture or urine

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Buckling

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Brittle/powdery latex

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What You Need To Know

Buckling occurs when the carpet relaxes and is no longer under tension. Some of the most common factors that result in buckling include:

  • Failure to properly power stretch the carpet in accordance with the most recent CRI or IICRC S600

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