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Unread 05-06-2008, 06:09 AM   #1
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Trim Tile Different Thickness Than Field Tile

The title says it all. Is this kind of install a problem for a professional? The field tile are 18x18. The trim tile is standard Lowe's 2x10 surface bullnose.
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Unread 05-06-2008, 07:29 AM   #2
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You can backbutter the trim tiles, skimcoat the wall where the trims go, install a strip of Ditra, or delaminate a piece of Hardibacker and install that where the trims go.
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Jim,

you cant be talking a difference of an 1/8" or so ?

you can easily build this up with thinset and using spacers to hold the trim in place from sliding.
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