Installing Tile Countertops

I have some relatively ugly laminate countertops from the 70s. I was wondering if I could put tile down on top of them? If so, what do I need to use to prep the counters before putting the tile down?

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Lewis from Port Orchard, WA

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By Mel in Texas (Guest Post)
March 8, 20060 found this helpful

Yes, you can cover them with tile. I would go to a Home Depot and ask them. Probably just sand it down a little. Apply the glue, tile, then grout. Be sure to seal really well to keep from staining. Use a darker grout also. You'll love it!

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August 5, 20060 found this helpful

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August 20, 20090 found this helpful

There is a special grout which resists stains. It feels and looks a little different from regular grout. It costs much more too but well worth the money spent.

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Installers don't like to "work with it" but insist on it. They won't be living with it but you will.

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