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Old 07-23-2012, 09:39 PM   #1
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what can I use as an underlay to make it ok to tile over a cement slab poured yesterday. This is an exterior installation.

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Old 07-23-2012, 11:32 PM   #2
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How about a bit more information.
How big is the area?
What type of tile?
Where are you? (Freeze/thaw and all that stuff)
How long are you planning on waiting before you tile?

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You should wait at least 28 days for the concrete to cure properly before tiling. Please give us more information, pictures would also be a big help so we can assist you better.
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