Tackless strips for installing carpet
How to Install Wall to Wall Carpet. On one of the steps I must have received four or five pricks from fod tacks on the tackless strip. I always get "stuck" a number of times when doing this installinh. It is amazing how a nail that wasn't there one minute suddenly appears from nowhere! If the floor is oak tackless strips for installing carpet another hardwood, you may use a piece of flashing or a wide putty knife instead.