Thread: Tiling Walls
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Unread 02-21-2008, 10:48 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum, Alex.

Leave the drywall bare where you intend to tile. Because your tiles are marble and large, I would not use mastic. Get a good, white, modified thinset instead. Your tiles are large enough that you don't really have to mud the joints before you tile. I would tape them with an alkali-resistant mesh tape as you tile though.
Dan - a DIYer in SE Tennessee
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