Can you install ceramic tile over drywall?

Answer You can install ceramic tile over drywall, but only for certain applications, and only in specific locations of your home. The challenge with ceramic tile is the grout. Grout is the substance you s... Read More »

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Can I install ceramic tiles over ceramic tile flooring?

I don't think I would, if it is a shiny glazed tile in place now, There wont be a bond between the old and new tiles. If the current tile is a rough slate tile, maybe. Check the recommedations of... Read More »

How do you install ceramic tile over vinyl tile?

It is best to remove the vinyl tile. If it is not on cement and is on wood you can install cement backer board. Be sure to put thin set under the board. If you spend the money and time to install c... Read More »

Can you install vinyl tile over ceramic tile?

Only if the vinyl was previously installed over concrete, and has a positive bond. Scar the finish of the vinyl with a hand sander (course paper), and use a high strength thinset for the installat... Read More »

Can you install ceramic tile over glue left over from linoleum?

According to Davco Construction Materials guide on tiling, tiling over existing glue is acceptable if you remove loose adhesive, and the area is free of dirt, grease and dust. Make sure the glue do... Read More »