Grey Granite Sparkle Floor Tiles - Ceramic or porcelain tile flooring is very durable and an excellent investment in your home. Tiles never wear out, and practically will last forever when they are looked after. When you are getting ready to install the tile flooring that 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, a lot of water, eye protection, thin set, buckets, hammer, notched trowel, and nails.
Eliminate, carpeting, or wooden floors. Clean the subfloor it is free of debris and dust. Make sure the floor is sturdy and secure. Install cement backer board onto the stabilized floor and the backer board in with 2 inches, at each floor joist screw galvanized screws. The old flooring should be disposed of, and most rubbish services don't pick up things that are such.
Utilize 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). Lay a row of tiles along both lines on the dry floor. Look at just how the tiles are ordered; you want as many entire tiles in the center as possible. Until you're happy with the way they are positioned fiddle with all the tile.
Use thin set to hold your tiles in place. Use a notched trowel. Spread the thin-place 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. Don't forget to place spacers involving the tiles. You can harness the tile on the corners gradually to make certain that it's in place. Border tiles and the cut tiles are installed.