Techniques

Tiling and Waterproofing: 10 things you should know

Tiling and Waterproofing: 10 things you should know

Tiling enhances the aesthetic value of the floors and walls from many rooms. However, it would be best to take some measures to prevent the tiles’ deterioration over time, particularly for wet or moisture areas. Waterproofing the…

Where to start tiling: 12 things you should know

Where to start tiling: 12 things you should know

Everyone wants to give their tiles a more aesthetic look. The starting point of your project plays a very important role in this. Before tiling any surface, you must establish a complete layout. This way, you know…

Tiling your toilet: 11 things you should know

Tiling your toilet: 11 things you should know

A tiled bathroom gives an aesthetic look to your house. And the big advantage is that cleaning is much easier. Depending on the type of toilet you use, a wall-hung toilet, or sitting on the floor, tiling…

Tiling How To: 9 things you should know

Tiling How To: 9 things you should know

It is important to prepare a surface in the best way possible before tiling. There are several ways to prepare a bumpy or uneven surface for tiling, the most common way is by using a self-leveling compound….

Tiling around objects: 7 things you should know

Tiling around objects: 7 things you should know

Tiling is one of the most rewarding tasks in construction. Tiling a wall is not that hard, but tiling around objects can be much more challenging, especially for someone new. This doesn’t mean that you have to…

Tiling and Windows: 10 things you should know

Tiling and Windows: 10 things you should know

Tiling around windows adds a beautiful look to any space, but it is one of the more difficult tiling jobs. Preparation and learning the process thoroughly before laying the tiles helps. Cutting the tiles accurately is one…

Tiling and Corners: 5 Things you should know

Tiling and Corners: 5 Things you should know

Tile is an excellent addition to a floor. It has a protective function against moisture that makes them a perfect choice for all wet rooms. It makes the home attractive, and tiled floors are comfortable walking on…

Tiling over different substrates: 6 Things You Should Know

Tiling over different substrates: 6 Things You Should Know

A poorly prepared subfloor may ruin your tile installation. The floor should be cleaned thoroughly to remove all dirt, dust, wax, as well as glues and adhesives. Different types of subfloors require other methods of preparation before…

Tiling Patterns: 5 Things You Should Know

Tiling Patterns: 5 Things You Should Know

Installing tiles is a great way to enhance the overall aesthetic look of your place. Using one of the many tiling patterns can even further improve the look. Herringbone and Penrose are some of the most used…