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Flooring Question

We need to raise the floor in our kitchen by between 2.5cm and 4.5cm. what is the best way to level and raise it for tiling? it is concrete with firmly fixed thermoplastic tiles.

Uneven in places.
Can it be screeded or is it too small a depth? Thanks

3 Answers

For this depth (2.5cm - 4.5cm) a washed sand and cement screed would be the best solution, leaving enough room for your choice of floor covering, hope this helps

Answered 15th Jun 2011

C J Smith Property Services Ltd

Member since 16 Jun 2011

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The easiest way is to use a self levelling compound, you may have to use multiple layers on the thicker areas.

Answered 15th Jun 2011

Berrylands Building Company

Member since 20 Dec 2010

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There are self-levelling products that can be used for that depth

Answered 17th Jun 2011

M W Tiling

Member since 20 Jan 2009

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