Forums | Home Repair | Home Improvement | Painting | Interior Decorating | Remodeling | Landscaping


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Flooring

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-28-2011, 09:38 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 1
Share |
Default

Removing Thinset


I removed ceramic tiles from my concrete floor, but the thinset remains. I have used an air scrapper, but the job is really slow and dusty. Is there a better way?
bhc813 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2011, 09:52 AM   #2
Tileguy
 
Bud Cline's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 9,124
Default

Removing Thinset


You could rent a floor/concrete surface grinder.

There is nothing easy (or fun) when doing what you are doing.
Bud Cline is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
removing thinset from old wood floor annskigirl Flooring 1 05-21-2011 05:41 AM
Easy fix for removing dry thinset CAD Tiling, ceramics, marble 2 07-01-2010 08:54 PM
Removing Thinset from Badly Installed Tile bobbygarafolo Tiling, ceramics, marble 2 04-21-2010 01:29 PM
Removing Thinset From Subfloor edfromma Flooring 1 02-16-2010 10:09 PM
Removing old thinset from subfloor gburg3 Flooring 3 12-15-2008 07:59 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.