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JohnnyT

02:29PM | 01/23/04
Member Since: 01/22/04
2 lifetime posts
Ceramic tile which is installed over cement floor continuously keeps cracking where the cement floor cracks underneath. Is there a remedy for this? This is the third time I have fixed or replaced the tile.

carpetman

06:51PM | 01/23/04
Member Since: 01/26/03
542 lifetime posts
sorry no good news,when you install ceramic over a slab floor you should first put down a mambraine.so if the slab cracks(they all do) the tile wont...good luck

Handy Hands

10:48AM | 02/11/04
Member Since: 01/26/04
4 lifetime posts
Im sorry I dont have a solution, however I have one of these kind of jobs comming up where I have to tile over cement floor. Could you clue me into what kind of membraine this is, some brand names would also be helpful. Thanks

carpetman

07:01PM | 02/11/04
Member Since: 01/26/03
542 lifetime posts
every tile store should have somthing ,they all will do the job,however go to the web site for [URL=http://www.midwestpadding.com look at insulate padding....good luck

[This message has been edited by carpetman (edited February 12, 2004).]



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