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Tiling onto a wooden floor

Can you use a plastic mat between the wooden floor and the tiles to absorb any flexing and movement in the wood

4 Answers from MyBuilder Tilers

Hi there.
I would recommend 12mm external plywood to be lay down to your floor boards, also use tiles adhesive s2 flexible for additional support .

Good luck.


Answered 11th May 2017

Use 12 mm ply screwed every 6 in and a flexible adhesive good luck


Answered 12th May 2017

Uncoupling matting will reduce side to side movement not up and down bouncy floors


Answered 13th May 2017

3-4mm minimum of levelling compound and after that membrane


Answered 14th May 2017

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