In Kentucky is underlayment required?

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Old 01-20-18, 10:09 PM
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In Kentucky is underlayment required?

i plan on putting some tile flooring down on the lower side of my house. I live in a bi level. The room has carpet now I plan on ripping it out and tiling it. Itís on the lower level and under the carpet is the slab. Iím from fl so Iím not sure if I can till direct on the concrete.Any help would be awesome.
 
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Old 01-21-18, 12:59 AM
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If the slab is solid, level, and clean, your good in all 50 states.
 
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Old 01-21-18, 02:45 AM
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Not sure if you have to worry about moisture under tile buy I would tape a square foot of plastic sheet down and leave alone for 24 hours and see if any water is under it.
 
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Old 01-21-18, 05:56 AM
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If you haven't had any moisture problems with carpet I wouldn't worry about it. Just give the slab a close inspection and grind off any bumps that might prevent the tile from sitting flat.
 
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