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Old 07-28-2011, 08:26 PM   #1
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I am battling on how I am going to tackle repairing a broken saltillo floor surrounding a toilet which has been beyond damaged due to the septic tank backing up. How do i get started other than removing the toilet??

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Old 07-28-2011, 08:31 PM   #2
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Your question isn't very clear.

Just one tile is damaged or the whole room is being re-done?

Do you have replacement tile?

How does a backup damage a tile floor?

Is the underlayment damaged or what?

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Old 07-28-2011, 08:32 PM   #3
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Teresa--Welcome!

A picture will help--along with some more details.

What is under the tile? A concrete slab or a wood floor?

If wood --is there cement board on top of the wood and under the tile?

By the way---whatever gets done the toilet will need to be removed and reset after the repairs are complete.---Mike----
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