Black Random Slate Tile Effect Laminate Flooring - Ceramic or porcelain tile flooring is extremely durable and a great investment in your house. Tiles will last forever if they can be taken care of, and practically never wear out.
You'll need to remove all the molding and baseboards. Remove, carpet, or wooden floors. Clean the subfloor making sure it is free of dust and debris. Make sure that the flooring is secure and sturdy. The old flooring will need to be disposed of, and such items are not picked up by most garbage services.
Work with a chalk line to indicate two lines that intersect in the middle of the region. Make sure the lines are square to each other (90 degrees). Look at just how the tiles are arranged; you need as many whole tiles in the center as you can. Fiddle with the tile before you're pleased with the way they're positioned.
Use thin set to hold your tiles in place. Make use of a notched trowel. Disperse the thin-set only to as far as you are able to comfortably reach and lay a tile. Install your tiles into the inset with a firm downward pressure. Don't forget to put spacers between the tiles. You can tap on the tile on the corners gently to be sure that it is in place. Begin in the centre and work out to the walls. Border tiles and the cut tiles are installed last.