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    kerrina Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Dec 17, 2009, 01:44 PM
    Why won't peel and stick tile stick to plywood?
    Why can't we get the peel and stick floor tile to stick to plywood? We tried the primer and adhiesive and a few other things.. nothing works. Is it likely we may have to buy something such as very very thin wood that looks like paneling, I can't remember the name, to cover the floor in and lay it before we can get it to stick?
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    Dec 17, 2009, 01:53 PM

    We used mahogany plywood which has a less porous finish then regular plywood. Is that the name you were looking for. It isn't expensive, but gives a better adhesion.

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    Dec 17, 2009, 04:07 PM

    It is called luan.. it is made from mahogany.what kind of plywood did you get?

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