Trafficmaster Groutable Vinyl Floor Tile - Installing ceramic tile flooring could be performed by anyone with great eyesight (or glasses), who has the physical condition necessary to scrub, scrape, kneel, and flex. You will need to be mindful to handle utility knife or a wet tile saw. And patient enough to smooth mortar equally, yet with grooves. You will want several hours, depending on how big the floor, as a few hours are necessary for the mortar to dry, and you've got children and when the floor is a toilet, a second toilet that they can use might be convenient.
You will require the title, of course. Your pick of layout is completely your own, but consider how the layout will fit in with the remaining part of the space. Consider the room's function. Kitchen floorings are constantly exposed to water and food drips. Ceramic tile flooring that is dark would tend to make seeing these falls more difficult when you're mopping the floors. While darker tile with simple patterns go best in bathrooms light, solid colors are most appropriate for kitchen floors.
Once you've got your tile, you can pre-cut tiles that will be placed in the edges of the floor if the tile is too large. This implies you should do some measuring. The mortar which is only partially dried mightn't bond with the tile when it was set by you.
You will additionally want grout and mortar to set your ceramic tile flooring. All these are often bought at any hardware or home improvement store. You can even use spacers which separate each other in an even manner and the tiles.