Plastering Advice: Is it possible to plaster over tiles? Do I need PVA base?


Postby dannymac » Sat Mar 17, 2007 11:45 pm

HI CAN ANYONE TELL ME IF ITS POSSIBLE TO PLASTER OVER TILES AND IF SO WOULD I NEED TO USE A PVA BASE COAT FIRST MANY THANKS
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Postby thedoctor » Sun Mar 18, 2007 7:32 am

It is possible but it does not usually last too long. The surface of ceramic tiles is not conducive to coverings and even PVA and latex adhesives peel of after a while. This is why they make special paints just for tiles.
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