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Old 02-15-2010, 12:23 PM   #1
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Kitchen tile backsplash??


Is it ok to install ceramic tiles onto existing painted drywall backsplash? Or does it need to be prepared w/ something?

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stick them on with mastic should be fine.
clean with TSP or equal to remove any grease residue first.

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also, give it a rough sand w/ 80 grit sand paper. Then wipe clean with a damp rag.
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