Removing Self Stick Carpet Tile Glue Residue from Linoleum

I used self stick carpet tiles in my bathroom and have removed them. It left a glue residue on the linoleum floor. I have tried cleaning solutions, but nothing seems to work. I don't want to use a razor blade as it will scratch the existing linoleum which I don't want to replace. Any suggestions?


Thank you.

By Monica from northeast PA

September 14, 20100 found this helpful

I'd try using WD40. It is very good at removing old glue. You may have to repeat or rub a bit, but I think it would do the job. I'd spray some on, let it sit, then rub.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
September 14, 20100 found this helpful

You might want to try GooGone, available at the Dollar Tree. It gets all kinds of sticky stuff off.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Home and Garden Cleaning FloorsSeptember 10, 2010
Homemade Softscrub Cleaner Recipe, Photo of cleaning bucket and supplies.
Cleaning Linoleum Floors
Installing Vinyl Tile Over Old Linoleum Tile
Installing Vinyl Tile Over Old Linoleum Tile
Cleaning Dirty Tile
Homemade Tile and Grout Cleaner Recipes
Christmas Ideas!
Thanksgiving Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on November 17, 2016 at 5:30:43 PM on in 1 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!