new kitchen ceramic tile

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Old 02-21-06, 08:05 AM
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new kitchen ceramic tile

I have installed two ceramic tile floors in my bathrooms. I want to replace my linoleum in my kitchen with ceramic tile. But at this time I am not doing a whole revamp, so my existing kitchen cabinets are going to stay. Should I empty and detach all the cabinets? or is it acceptable to tile around the cabinets, all I wanted to move out was the stove and refrigerator.
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Old 02-21-06, 03:13 PM
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rick,

You can tile-around the cabinets it's done everyday.

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You can tile around the cabinets as Bud said. Make sure your not trapping your dishwasher (if you have one) under the cabinets. Also if the Refrigerator fits under a cabinet, make sure it will still fit after the floor is raised up - I saw this happen once - It didn't fit - missed by about 1/4" - pissed off homeowner.

Linoleum and underlayment should be removed.
 
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