Removing Old Carpet

Save $80 in an hour and fix floor problems before the installer shows up

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Circular saw
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Staple gun
  • Paintbrush
  • Wood chisel

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Screws, 2-in. or 2-1/2-in. long
  • Bleach
  • Stain-blocking primer