cleaning off old tiles,

Postby ilovedecor » Tue Feb 10, 2009 10:01 pm

[color=violet][/color][color=cyan][/color][i]hi, i have some old ceramic tiles from my friend, i need to remove the old ones to put these up, i have cleaned all the grouting from around them but they have lumps of really hard adheasive on the backs, what and how is the best way to get this off, the grout was easy as i layed them down and with a screwdriver and hammer i cleaned that off, but you cant do that to clean off the backs of them please help, thanks :wink: [/i]
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Postby rosebery » Tue Feb 10, 2009 10:29 pm

Soak in hot water then scrape. May need to do it a couple of times.
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Postby chris_on_tour2002 » Sun Mar 08, 2009 11:00 pm

a hot air gun, the type used for stripping paint, works as well. take care though.
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