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Old 04-04-2009, 10:31 AM   #1
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o.k here goes ,i have a room that is a add to my house ,but the floor is concrete with carpet just layed over it . i want to pull the carpet up and put down some type of plywood then some type of tile down and turn the room into a very large bed room. and advise would be very helpful and thanks

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Old 04-04-2009, 12:02 PM   #2
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you do not need plywood over the concrete for tile installations. You will need to get all the glue removed and I would suggest using a waterproofing and isolation membrane like Ditra to install the tile.

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