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Old 06-26-2006, 07:32 PM   #1
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Ceramic Tile Help/Baseboard

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The previous owner laid ceramic tile in the bathroom and didnt remove any of the baseboard. They put grout between the tile and the baseboard and i want to install new baseboard as we are buying the house and want to do alot of remodeling. Anyone here have any ideas without destoying the present tile?

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Old 06-26-2006, 08:03 PM   #2
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Ceramic Tile Help/Baseboard

I guess you could try to remove the baseboard, re-grout , and then put in new baseboard over the top ?

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Old 06-26-2006, 08:32 PM   #3
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Do not regrout, the outside perimeter get's caulked or leave open, find wider molding so it covers the gap or add 1/4 round molding to the new ones.
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Agreed with R and D
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