What is mastic gum?

Answer The mastic tree, native to the Greek Island of Chios, produces the resin that is mastic gum. Mastic tree farmers collect the resin, wash it and sort it according to its quality.HistoryAncient Greek... Read More »

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What is mastic flooring?

Flooring mastic asphalts are manufactured to achieve performance characteristics from light domestic use through to heavy industrial duty and can be a self finished flooring or an underlay for tile... Read More »

What is the difference between mastic and thinset?

Mastic come pre mixed which thinset come in a bag that you have to mix with a mixermastic is not good for your wet areas meaning showers or on the floor. Used mainly for back splashesrthinset is po... Read More »

How do I remove wallpaper mastic?

Baking SodaCover the floor with plastic. Cover the plastic with a dust sheet. Wear rubber gloves and protective clothing. Mix a solution of hot water and 1 tbsp. of baking soda. Pour the solution i... Read More »

How to Remove Mastic From Tile?

Mastic is a type of tile adhesive primarily used with wall tile today, although previous mastic compounds have been used in mud jobs done on floors years ago. Unlike thin set mortar, which is a typ... Read More »