Wooden Color Floor Tiles - Ceramic or porcelain tile flooring is extremely durable as well as an excellent investment at home. Tiles never wear out, and practically will last forever when they can be looked after. When you're preparing to put in the tile flooring you'll need to get the ceramic or porcelain tiles, cement backer board, tile nippers, sponges, tape measure, knee pads, tile cutter or tile saw, grout, square, rubber float, chalk line, lots of water, eye protection, thin set, pails, hammer, notched trowel, and nails.
Eliminate any existing floor coverings, carpeting, or wooden floors. Clean the subfloor making sure it is free of dust and debris. Make sure the flooring is sturdy and stable. Install cement backer board onto the flooring that was stabilized and the backer board in with 2 inches, at every floor joist screw galvanized screws. The old flooring should be disposed of, and things that are such are not picked up by most garbage services.
Work with a chalk line to indicate two lines that intersect at the center of the place. Be sure that the lines are square to each other (90 degrees). Put spacers between the tiles, leaving enough room. Look at how the tiles are ordered; you want as many entire tiles in the center as possible. Before you're pleased with the way they're positioned fiddle with all the tile.
Use set to hold your tiles set up. Utilize a notched trowel. Spread the thin-set merely to as far as it is possible to comfortably reach and lay a tile. Install your tiles into the inset having a strong downward pressure. Remember to place spacers between the tiles. You can harness the tile gently to be certain that it is in place. Border tiles and the cut tiles are installed last.