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Does anyone know how the wheelhouse manufacturers put down the rubber coin flooring so it won't ripple?

I'm on my third attempt to get my g- flooring ( rubber coin ) to lay flat with no ripples. I've tried laying it out in the sun, installing it on a warm day, stapling the edges, the flooring is not touching anything except of course the catch covers, which are screwed on top of the flooring. I get the same results every time. Should I try adhesive? I've been avoiding that because as others have mentioned, it may be a bitch to remove, and I have read that it may not adhere to green treated material. Could I be having this problem because I have a Yetti, and the aluminum expands and contracts more? The house color is black and it does get very hot inside during the summer. Any ideas will be greatly appreciated before I give up and find another type of flooring.

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gunner55

You might try posting this over on HSO as a lot of the DIY guys use that too. :2c:

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Hoey

Sounds frustrating.  What does the manufacturer recommend?  There should be some instructions available.

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Surface Tension

The polyvinyl will expand and contract.  If your tight to the walls you can count on bulging and wrinkles. 

If you want it wrinkle free you'll have to use the adhesive which I personally wouldn't have a problem doing. I'd also curb the flooring at the walls to keep the floor water tight.   For your flooring and treated plywood use  GFMAO4GAL  

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