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Old 08-05-2010, 01:27 PM   #1
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closet or tile first ?


Turning for season porch into breakfast eating area. I will install ceramic floor and want to build a 4'x2' closet with bi fold doors for storage area. Should I install the floor first or build the closet first. Right now the floor is rough wood.

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Closet first--Then you prepare the floor for tile.--Mike--

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Thanks Mike, that's the way I thought it should be done. Someone else said tile first because it would be easier to do.
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Old 08-07-2010, 01:19 PM   #4
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If you tile first, it will be difficult to fasten your bottom plate without cracking the tile.....
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