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Can you put tile on plywood without backer board?

By Ron from Uvalde, TX

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May 12, 20100 found this helpful

I wouldn't, as you need the backer board to help secure it.

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May 13, 20100 found this helpful

Your tile will not look half as smooth without it and it will not be as secure as it should be.

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May 13, 20100 found this helpful

I meant to add if this is a wall then I would use backer board, if it is something like a table then just use the right tile glue and grout.

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