Ask the Gulf Coast Carpet & Decorating Center: Ceramic Flooring
January 16, 2007 at 2:38 PM CST - Updated July 1 at 11:55 PM
Q: Is it okay to put tile floors in a house on piers?
A: It is OK to put ceramic tile in a house on piers as long as you put a cement board down called "hardibacker." Or there is another product on the market called dietra that will not give you such a height difference.