Patching wall for tileing

Discussion in 'Tilers' Talk' started by ouroboruss, Jun 23, 2018.

  1. ouroboruss

    ouroboruss New Member

    Hi will I need to patch this before tileing? It's not very deep.

  2. CGN

    CGN Well-Known Member

    Metro tiles?

    Prob be OK. I usually have a bit of rapid set tile adhesive on the van or rapid set cement, so would level up with that. I wouldn't go out of your way to get any if that though. Could Wang a bit of filler in it if its particularly deep if you have some.
    If not, just spot a bit of extra adhesive on the back to keep the tile level with the others. Its only a kitchen splashback, so will be fine.
  3. ouroboruss

    ouroboruss New Member

    Not metro tiles but they are brick shape

    I do have some patching plaster, would it be worth filling it in with that?
    Last edited: Jun 23, 2018
  4. fillyboy

    fillyboy Well-Known Member

    As CGN said, just a little extra adhesive on a few of the tiles to keep it all level.

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