Tile installation is the demanding art
There are many things that we can do on ourselves during the home remodeling, but some require a real accuracy and the tile installation surely belongs to them. There is no place for cutting corners in this task. Planning a layout and merging tiles’ style is just a beginning. The real job starts when it comes to the main part – the installation. What can be useful and would make our tile installation easier? Obviously, the right tools. Every of them are designed for specific uses and trying to replace them with the cheaper substitutes can end with the small disaster. What the professional toolbox should consists of? Firstly, the manual tile cutter which offers really clan and precise cutting without affecting the tile surface. Secondly, the tile saw which make, especially ceramic tiles, perfectly well-fitting to the place of installation. Diamond drill bits will prevent the tiles from cracking. Rubber buckets, tile mortar mixer, tile trowels and the tile leveling systems are also required while the reliable tile installation.
Tile installation without the secrets
Take these several useful tips under consideration to make your tile installation much easier. As big tiles are getting more and more popular, choose large-notched trowels with the right amount of thin-set for them. Spread a thin layer of thin-set on their back with the flat side of the trowel before placing. That will create a really strong connection. Further, straighten the walls before you install the backer board and if it’s needed, put a waterproof coating on it. Considering new premium grouts which are denser and easier to apply can be also beneficial. After finishing, decide on the microfiber sponge for your tiles cleanup and clean the grout joints with a toothbrush. And now, get to work! With all these tips, your installation has to succeed.