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Old 04-07-2008, 04:27 PM   #1
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Tile won't stick


I am not a first time ceramic tiler, but I am struggling to get my tile to stick to my concrete slab on my sunporch. i STARTED USING VERSA BOND THIN SET DIRECTLY TO THE SLAB AND it doent seem to stick everywhere, I let it sit 2 days. Then I went for omni grip(big mistake ) it has been 2 days and it is still soft. Why won't it adhere

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Has the slab been painted or sealed?

Did you first test for water absorption abilities of the slab?

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It had an epoxy coating put on 3 yrs ago. I scraped the crap out of it and I believe I had a good surface. The slab has been there around 40 years so I didn't do an absorbtion test
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