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

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    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 y...
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  • Tile Expansion Joints: Design and Fit Them Like a Pro

    How to design and fit movement joints
    If the tile-to-tile joints between ceramic tiles are the essential elements for reducing the rigidity of a tile covering on its outermost layer (that formed by the tiles themselves), then the tile expansion joints constitute the multilayer construction solution for absorbing the different types of forces arising fro...
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  • Floor Trim: 4 Tile to Carpet Transition Options

    Tile to Carpet Transition
    The transition between tile and carpet is the last step in most tile installation projects. It’s the final touch that can give your work an elegant and thorough look. However, the floor trim is also one of the things that can disrupt the flow of your tile project (apart from not using the right tile installation too...
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  • Trowel: Choose the Right Size For You

    Hot to choose the right tile trowel size
    When it comes to tiling and learning how to tile and before you begin fixing tiles, you must decide which tile trowel you’ll use. And here comes the tricky part: What notch size should I use? Should I use a U-notched or a squared-notched trowel? Those are common questions you must ask yourself before ...
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  • Best Tile Cutter: Manual vs Electric

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    Which is the best tile cutter? Manual tile cutter or electric tile cutters? These are the two best tile cutting tools for tile fixers. But which you should choose depends on the specific job at hand, the materials you’re cutting, and the space to work on. That’s why today, we’re bringing you our guide for choosing t...
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  • Tile Spacers: How to Use Them Effectively

    Tile Spacers
    If you’re beginning work on a new tiling project, and it’s your first time working with tiles, you may be a bit confused. There is a lot to know about laying and placing tiles. From mixing up tile adhesive and grouts, how to tile with the RUBI manual or electric tile cutter, and grouting the final result – it can ge...
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  • The Top 10 Basic Tile Tools for Professional Tilers

    Cutting and grinding with the best tiling tools
    For some of us, fixing tiles is an art. It’s about not only cutting and placing tiles wherever is needed, it requires years of practice and a good eye for design to plan a layout and merge tiles of different textures and thickness together in an appealing pattern. But it’s not only about the experience and expertise...
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  • Wood-look Tile Flooring: How to Lay Tile

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    “How to lay tile that looks like wood?” Is that even a hot topic to write an article about? Well, the truth is that wood-look ceramic tiles have become increasingly popular in recent years. And it’s easy to see why. As much class and sophistication wood flooring can bring to a home, the truth is that this is not an ...
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  • 10 most common mistakes when laying tiles

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    Last year alone, homeowners had over 63 million square metres of tile installed in homes in the United Kingdom. Laying floor tiles is the go-to method for modernizing the look of a home. No matter what style of tile you choose, tile done wrong will have a negative effect on the look of your home. Don’t let this stop...
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  • Sanded VS Unsanded Grout – The 4 Biggest Differences That Matter

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    Most tiling specialists have an intimate knowledge about the difference between sanded VS unsanded grout. But even some experienced general contractors are still unsure about the differences between the two most common grouting materials. So, to help you take a side in the sanded VS unsanded grout debate, we’ve p...
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