How to Install Ceramic Tile on Stair Risers?

Answer Stair risers are the notched boards on your stairs that your stair treads or the stair boards attach to. Adding ceramic tile to your stair treads will provide a completely different look than the n... 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 »

Do you install ceramic wall tile or floor tile first?

Ceramic tile walls should be placed and set before a tile floor is put down. This practice is largely to avoid the scuffs and other hazards that wall tiling would pose to your newly-laid floor. If ... 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 »