How to Fix Scratches on Luxury Vinyl Floors
Dr Schutz ScratchFix Kit for Luxury Vinyl FloorsThis ScratchFix repair kit is designed for simple application so it's easy to fix minor superficial scuffing as well as more serious gouges in the flooring. All supplies are included in the kit for fixing floor scratch marks. Videos showing how to use Dr. Schutz scratch removal pen and scratch removal spray, as well as the other included buffing and scraping tools, are helpful and should be viewed before flooring repairs are made.
The complete Dr. Schutz ScratchFix PU Repair Kit comes with a handy scratch repair pen and spray that work together to partially repair scratches as well as stress whitening on LVT. You will want to use the PU Repair Spray for restoring the surface of floors after repairing the fine scratches and use the PU Repair Pen to mend and fill deep scratches. The kit also comes with a wedge that's used to remove protruding edges of a deep floor scratch as well as an abrasive, gray sanding tool that prepares the floor for treatment. Once you fill in the scratch using the pen, you will want to let the area dry before applying the included spray.
Directions for use: Clean area making sure it is free of any dirt, grease and any existing polish or acrylic finish. ScratchFix will only work when applied to the factory finish. Lightly sand the damaged area using the abrasive grey pad provided in the kit to smooth out any rough areas caused by the scratches. Remove any dust created during sanding using a slightly moist cloth. Allow area to dry. Rigorously shake the ScratchFix Repair Spray for 20 seconds. Spray damaged area forming a fine mist on the floor. For best results apply 2-3 coats. Allowing 5-10 minutes of drying time between coats. Read the included full kit instruction sheet prior to use.
IMPORTANT: Gloss level between the repaired area and the factory finish may differ. Always test repair products on left over material or in an inconspicuous area prior to the repair to be sure you will be satisfied with the results.