Floor Tile Patterns 16x16 - Porcelain tile flooring or ceramic is very durable and also an excellent investment in your house. Tiles will last forever if they are looked after, and almost never wear out.
Remove, carpeting, or wooden floorings. Clean the subfloor it is free of debris and dust. Make sure that the flooring is secure and sturdy. Install cement backer board onto the stabilized flooring and the backer board in with 2 inches, at every floor joist screw galvanized screws. The old flooring should be disposed of, and most rubbish services do not pick up such items.
Use a chalk line to indicate two lines that intersect in the centre of the place. Ensure that the lines are square to every other (90 degrees). Set spacers between the tiles, leaving enough room for the grout. Look at the way the tiles are ordered; you need as many whole tiles in the centre as possible. Fiddle with all the tile until you are happy with the way they can be placed.
Use thin set to hold your tiles set up. Make use of a notched trowel. Distribute the thin-place just to as far as you can reach and place a tile. Install your tiles to the inset having a strong downward pressure. Don't forget to put spacers involving the tiles. You can exploit on the tile gently to ensure that it's in place. Border tiles and the cut tiles are installed.