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Old 09-16-2010, 10:54 PM   #1
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can i put tile over an old tile


I have tile all over my house and i want to put new tile can i do that?

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Old 09-18-2010, 09:51 PM   #2
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You sure can, if, if, if, if, etc. Need lots more info.

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I have an old car...can I drive it to town to buy a pumpkin?

Same type of question but need more information.
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Can you fix it, yes you can!

I am definately no expert but I have just started doing what you are wanting to do.

I have disgusting blue and white glazed ceramic tiles which are chipped everywhere and so I was advised to take to the floor with a grinder and grind over the tp of the tiles to rough it up a bit. I have then painted an Ultra Primer over the top which was blue in colour and gave it a real gritty feel, helps the glue grab onto it and seal better. For the actual tile glue you need a specific glue for tile over tile so just ask at your local tiling warehouse.

Goodluck, I have now just finished grouting and having problems getting the haze off my tiles from the grout.
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