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mrvalerio 05-10-2013 04:55 PM

remove viynl add tile
i had viynal in my master bath and i want to add tile i removed the vinal but there is a layer of thin set on the floor,
although it is smoothe do i need to break it up before putting down tile and if so how is the easiest way of doing this

jagans 05-10-2013 05:21 PM

Are you sure it is thinset, and not the backing off the tile? Usually you will see serpentine lines where the adhesive was put down with a notched trowel if its just the adhesive.

mrvalerio 05-10-2013 05:44 PM

remove viynal add tile
@ Jagens no sir it was not tile that was down it was viynal floor and there is some glue resedue but the gule is not a problem to remove,
its the smoothe layer of white thin set as we used to call it,that is what i dont want to remove because its hard to take up
if it helps my home was built in 1984

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