Carpet Shield is the best temporary carpet protection you can buy. It is a clear, self-adhering protective film for carpeting. Carpet Shield’s non-slip surface is a special blend of polyethylene which is highly resistant to tears or punctures. Ideal during remodeling, painting and moving, it minimizes clean-up time and damage claims. Available in a variety of sizes, the larger rolls are reverse-wound for faster application.
Thickness: 2.5 mil nominal
Film: Low Density Polyethylene
Adhesive Type: Formulated Acrylic
Adhesion Level: 17-25 oz/in
Tensile Strength: 3000 psi
Temperature (Ideal): 70° F
Humidity (Ideal): 50%
Elongation MD: 350% – 500%
Chemical Name: Acrylic PSA Tapes
Chemical Family: Acrylic PSA Polyethylene Film
Chemical Formula: Proprietary
Trade Name: Carpet Shield®
Material Use: Surface Protection
How do I install Carpet Shield?
Peel back edge of Carpet Shield and begin to unroll. Press down edge at beginning of area to be covered so Carpet Shield adheres. Continue rolling onto carpet, applying pressure and smoothing down the film while doing so. Carefully cut end with a sharp edge. When finished, fold edge of the film back against the roll to use at a later time. Removal: roll up Carpet Shield and discard.
Can I use Carpet Shield on my wood floor?
No, Carpet Shield was designed exclusively for carpet. We recommend any of our hard surface protection products for hardwood floors.
Handling and storage
Always test Carpet Shield on a small portion of carpet that is in a non-exposed area. 72 hour test required for use over adhesive installations. Recommended for synthetic carpeting only. Apply only to dry carpet, do not use under damp conditions.
How long can Carpet Shield be used to protect carpets?
This product provides carpet protection for up to 30 days. Exceeding this time period for all carpet protection films can result in an adhesive transfer or residue.