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  • Tile Installation: How to Lay Tile

    Tile Installation
    A true professional is always looking to improve his craft. So learn everything you need to know from the pros at RUBI about tile installation. Each step is laid out so that anybody from a DIYer to a seasoned veteran installer can learn something. INDEX 1. How to Lay Tile 2. Tiling Tools 3. Ho...
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  • Different Types of Tile Cutting Machines for Your Home Projects

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    In a recent study, the total worldwide volume of ceramic tiles amounted to more than 16 billion square meters. A large portion of this was for home remodeling. Tiles and ceramics are incredibly versatile. They can be used indoors or outdoors, as a floor covering, or on walls. If taken care of properly...
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  • How to Cut Tile Without a Wet Saw

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    Did you know that 57% of homeowners consider their home a work in progress. And 36% of Americans decided to DIY some aspect of their home for the purpose of improving their space? An attainable project you can tackle yourself is a tile installation in the kitchen or bathroom. One piece of equipment you can...
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  • How to Regrout Tile: Tips and Tricks

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    There are many signs that you should regrout your tiles. For instance, if you have noticed mold, loose tiles, or your grout is discolored, you should regrout it. New grout can completely change the look of your tile. Do you want to learn how to regrout tile floors, tile bunnings, kitchen or bathroo...
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  • How to Use a Tile Saw: Best Practices

    Diamond blades are mostly used in tile saws
    Did you know that, according to NerdWallet, homeowners spent over $500 billion between 2017 and 2019 on home improvement projects? Additionally, between March and August 2020, 61% of homeowners had taken on these types of projects. If you’re one of the many Americans choosing to do a home improvement project...
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  • What Does Asbestos Look Like?

    Despite its infamy, many people are still unsure what asbestos looks like. Because of that, in this post, we will answer this question and more. We will look at what the specific health risks of asbestos are and the many places you might find it in your home. For instance, it's possible to discover asbestos during a...
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  • Tips to Remove Floor Tile That Just Won’t Budge

    Learning how to remove floor tile properly can be a tough part of the tile installation process, especially when they don't meet you halfway and come up easily. That's why we've put together some tips and tricks. Home improvement projects are on the rise, with Americans spending an average of $7,560 o...
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  • How to Lay Penrose Tiling Like a Pro

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    Tile installation can be tricky, but picking your pattern can also be tough. There are plenty of simple patterns out there, so what should you choose if you want a more unique look? That's where Penrose tiling comes in! Here's an overview of this fascinating tile pattern and how to install it. Periodic an...
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  • How to Measure a Room for Flooring and Install Tiles Correctly

    Tile installation isn't something that can be done by just anyone. Well, anyone can lay the tiles, but we're talking about getting the job done the right way. A proper tile job means even lines, leveled flooring, and so much more, so let's take a look at how to measure a room for flooring. Tile installation i...
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  • Ways to Enhance Your Kitchen or Bath With Ceramic Tile Countertops

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    Real estate experts will tell you that kitchens and bathrooms are a large portion of your home's value. A minor kitchen remodel, where you upgrade some cosmetic features, will provide you with about an 81% return on your investment. Even if you're not planning on selling your home, adding value t...
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  • How to Grout Tile: 11 Tips and Techniques

    When you’re at the grouting stage of your tile installation project, you’re almost finished! It’s an exciting last step to be taking because soon you’ll have a new bathroom, kitchen, etc. However, if you don’t know how to grout floor tiles properly, you could end up with your tiles looking messy or, even worse, t...
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