Large Black Granite Floor Tiles - Porcelain tile flooring or ceramic is extremely durable and an excellent investment in your house. Tiles will last forever if they can be taken good care of, and virtually never wear out.
You will need to remove all the molding and baseboards. Remove any existing floor coverings, carpet, or wooden floors. Clean the subfloor it is free of dust and debris. Make sure the floor is tough and secure. Install cement backer board onto the stabilized floor and at every floor joist screw, the backer board in with 2 inches galvanized screws. The old flooring should be disposed of, and items that are such are not picked up by most trash services.
Work with a chalk line to mark two lines that intersect at the center of the region. Make sure the lines are square to every other (90 degrees). Lay a row of tiles along both lines on the dry floor. Place spacers between the tiles, leaving enough room for the grout. Look at the way the tiles are arranged; you need as many entire tiles in the center as you can. Until you're content with the way they've been placed, fiddle with all the tile.
Use thin set to hold your tiles set up. Utilize a notched trowel to spread the thin set. Disperse the thin-place simply to as far as you are able to comfortably reach and put a tile. Install your tiles to the inset with a strong downward pressure. Don't forget to place spacers between the tiles. It's possible for you to tap the tile on the corners gradually to ensure that it's in place. Begin at the centre and work out to the walls. The cut tiles and border tiles are installed.