FloatMax Tape Frequently Asked Questions

With every new product out on the market, there are multiple questions asked by consumers and manufacturers.  These are the frequently asked questions about FloatMax Tape and FloatMax Systems Inc.

Can FloatMax Tape be used with every vinyl floor?

Floatmaxtape has been tested and can be used with the following products.​

(See list of manufacturers, their lines and the installation procedures)

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Can I heat weld a seam with FloatMax Tape?

​If the vinyl you are installing complies with our list of manufacturers then yes it can be heat welded.

Can I chemically weld a seam with FloatMax Tape?

If the vinyl that you are installing comes with a chemical weld option then yes.

Can FloatMax Tape be used over any existing floor?

​If the vinyl you are installing complies with our list of manufacturers then yes it can be heat welded.

Can FloatMax Tape resist water?

​Yes, Floatmaxtape has a RH (relative humidity) value of 94%  (See Technical Specs)

Can FloatMax Tape be installed over a newly poured concrete slab?

​The concrete slab must have aerated for at least one week to alleviate most of the humidity prior to installing any vinyl flooring so that the vinyl does not  expand too quickly right after install causing pressure  against the walls or transitions.

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Can I install vinyl with FloatMax Tape over and existing ceramic flooring?

​Yes, you will need to skim coat the ceramic first to prevent telegraphing.

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Can I install vinyl with Floatmaxtape over plywood or OSB?

Yes, you will need to make sure the substrate is smooth to prevent telegraphing.

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Where can I purchase FloatMax Tape?

​Floatmaxtape can be purchased at FloatMax Systems Inc. 905-761-7957,

75 Fernstaff Ct. # 17,  Concord, ON Canada.

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What is the warranty with FloatMax Tape?

Floatmaxtape carries a 5 year warranty against manufacturing defects.

Any further questions or inquiries can be directed to :

Shawn Daley

FloatMax Systems Inc.
75 Fernstaff Ct # 17
Concord, ON L4K 3R3

 

905-761-7957



3651 Major Mackenzie Drive West

Unit 336

Vaughan, ON L4H 0A2
CANADA

Tel -  905-669-6618

FloatMax Tape and FloatMax Floating Floor System are Patented products and procedures.

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