The substrate behind tiles is very important.
The wall lining needs to hold the weight of tile. If you’ve ever lifted a box of tiles, you’ll know tiles weigh a lot!
There isn’t a huge choice in wall linings for under tile, but the difference in properties in linings is huge.
A products limitations on how much weight it can take per m2 should be checked. Ensure the lining is fixed in accordance with the manufactures specifications. Is the wall lining suitable for wet areas?
Our number 1 choice for a tiled wall lining is Wedi. This product is not just capable of holding over 60kg/m2 it’s already waterproofed.
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