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RoyerDesigns 12-20-2012 08:45 PM

Back light Glass Tile
 
Any Ideas On How To back light Glass Tile? IE Does Translucent Thinset Exist?:(

oh'mike 12-20-2012 08:54 PM

This better be a high paying job---because you will need to remove the tiles from the backing in order to avoid seeing the mesh---I suggest you contact the makers of epoxy resins--that will work for you---epoxy resin will bond glass to glass--

you may need to grind the backs of the tiles so no voids remain when epoxied to the glass backer---grout could flow under the tiles if you don't--

Are you committed to this or just checking out the possibilities?

RoyerDesigns 12-20-2012 09:12 PM

Hi oh'mike, A little of both to your question "Are you committed to this or just checking out the possibilities? I'm looking to see if there is any strong possibilities to this ideas and looking to budget it into the job.

joecaption 12-20-2012 10:57 PM

Just google back lit tiles, lots of sites come up.


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