Can you install ceramic tile over vinyl?

Answer Vinyl flooring is among the most widely used floor covering. At some point, you may want to put in a tile floor for its low maintenance and durability. Whether you need to remove an existing vinyl ... Read More »

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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 I install ceramic tile over vinyl?

There is no one answer as to whether or not you can install ceramic tile over your vinyl floor. Your chances of having a long-lasting new floor will depend on what is under the vinyl. There may als... Read More »

What type of adhesive should I use to install ceramic tile over vinyl flooring?

Ceramic tiles cannot be directly installed over vinyl. You need to place a backerboard over the vinyl flooring in order to install the ceramic tiles. You may use thinset concrete adhesive to bond t... Read More »