I've offered to re-tile my elderly neighbours's kitchen and I have a
She doesn't want the original vinyl tiles removing (they are stuck
like hell to a concrete floor anyway) and wants me to tile over them -
the only problem is that whoever laid them left gaps between each
What should I fill these gaps with before tiling?
Not strictly conventional, but we filled missing bits of 1950s vinyl tile
and damage to the concrete floor with a cheap brand of interior/exterior
filler, sanded smooth and laid the new tiles on top.
It's not perfect, but it was never going to be without starting from
scratch. It's not half bad though, and two years so far and it's as good as
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