How to Tile: Steps, Materials, and Methods According to Room

Tiling is a skilled job that requires a good amount of planning, but we are here to help you get the best finish. Whether you’re tiling a full bathroom, a kitchen splash back, the shower floor or any small areas that require more skill such as a fireplace, we’re here to give you the best advice & information on how to tile that will help you

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WHAT IS GROUT: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

When installing tiles or stone, it’s important you choose the right type and colour to complete the project. Grout is an essential part of the tile installation process. Choosing the right one can make a huge difference in the end-result of your installation and how it looks, as well as how successfully it behaves over time.

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HOW TO CUT TILE: TOOLS, METHODS & TIPS

As a professional tile installer, knowing how to tile and cut ceramic, porcelain and stone tile, is essential to ensuring you don’t make any costly mistakes. Tiles are a popular choice of homeowners in various renovation projects and having the best tile cutting  tools at your disposal will make your job even easier. Ceramic tiles can be a

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How to Use a Tile Levelling System

The main objective of all the tools manufactured by RUBI is to facilitate the professional’s work in handling, cutting and laying all types of tiles. To this end, RUBI offers the result of more than 70 years of experience in the sector and manufactures tools such as the tile levelling system to make life easier

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LAYING PORCELAIN TILES OUTSIDE: TOOLS AND BEST PRACTICES

You’re searching for a new ‘look’ for your patio. Something modern & stylish that’s easy to maintain and deal with the varying weather conditions. You could consider 20mm porcelain tiles as an option for the outside of your home. It will give it a contemporary feel to your patio and is easy to maintain. In

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How to Choose a Manual Tile Cutter

Choosing and using a manual tile cutter can be a complicated task. Since a manual tile cutter is one of the fundamental tools in our daily work, in today’s how to tile blog, we want to help facilitate so that all tiling professionals who will have to face this decision sooner or later can make

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Kitchen Tile Ideas: Unique Ways to Use Tile in Your Kitchen

The kitchen is a very important room in our daily life, and can even become the centre of our home. So it deserves special attention to all of the details. Installing beautiful and original tiles can be a very interesting option to protect the wall and at the same time, decorate this space. In today’s

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How to Cut Tile Around a Toilet: Tools, Tips, and Best Practices

When it comes to cutting straight lines in tile, when using proper tools such as a manual cutter or electric tile saw with a good quality diamond blade, the result is incredibly easy to master! But when it comes to asking about cutting curves, specifically how to cut tile around a toilet, this can be

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How to Cut Mosaic Tile: Best Practices

For many years, mosaic tiles have been used as a creative way of creating stand-out patterns and eye-catching tile designs to help bring a room together. In today’s blog, we’re here to tell you all about how to cut mosaic tiles. We will cover the best practices for cutting mosaic tile, to laying them to

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Tiling Bathroom Floor Preparation: Tips and Tools

Tiling a bathroom floor has become very popular, gone are the days of damp and smelly carpets as they quite rightly are seen as unhygienic and dated. Often you will get a professional tradesman in to do the work, but if you are a keen DIYer or just fancy having a go yourself it may

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How to Tile a Bathroom: Tools and Tips

Tiling or retiling your bathroom walls can be a great way to refresh a room or go for a new look or design. There are a myriad of tiles and materials you can use. You may choose to employ a professional to do the work, but in this blog we will take you through all

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