View Full Version : Porcelain tiles over concrete patio
08-02-2005, 11:02 PM
Any takers ?
08-03-2005, 05:56 PM
We just did a slate tile over a concrete slab. I will get some pics and post them.
08-03-2005, 10:17 PM
Never done porcelain but bluestone, granite, stone flagging etc we do quite often
08-05-2005, 12:30 PM
Here is a pic
08-05-2005, 03:23 PM
I would not tile directly to the slab with regular thin set. I would recommend an uncoupling membrane and a lightly modified thin set for the membrane and for the tiles. I like Versa Bond. Made by Custom.
I also like Schluter "Ditra." for the membrane. http://www.schluter.com
If the condition of the slab is very good and you decide to go directly to slab, I would use something a bit more flexible -- Flex bond, maybe.
08-05-2005, 06:48 PM
Flexbond is what we use in those applications.
08-05-2005, 11:09 PM
That looks awesome !!! I love it !
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