marble tiles on walls

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marble tiles on walls

would like to install 12 x12 marble tiles approx.1/2 thick on walls in bathroom.will mastic work,can they be installed on existing sheetrock in non water areas,any recommended grout line spacing? thankyou ahead of time
 
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Mastic is never a good idead with natural stones especially marble. Use a white thinset depending on what type of marble it is.

The drywall isn't a problem as long as it is in a dry area and most generally a 1/8" grout space is used then unsanded grout.
 
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thankyou kind sir
 
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