can u lay household tiles outdoors?

Ryan says:

i wanted to make a moseque out of ordiniary household tiles i have left over from small jobs around the house. can this be done and is it safe? i wanted to do this outside on a small pathway.

rob s says: Better to use an out side rated tile such as a frost proof tile. But if you live in a warmer climate ( non freezing) you can. In a path way the tiles do need to be rated for foot traffic. This so...

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