New RUBI TS Manual Tile Cutter: A Record Separation Power, And More

Key improvements of the RUBI TS manual tile cutter Its separation power up to 550 kg, case and new handles are some of the major upgrades of the completely redesigned manual tile cutter RUBI TS. Keep being the most acclaimed manual tile cutter, that’s the purpose behind the new RUBI TS. This tool improves the benefits of its predecessors, which

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How to cut tiles manually and electrically

Read this article if you want to learn how to cut tiles easily. You can use manual tools or electric tools: follow these steps to do it successfully If you are reforming your house or just tiling your bathroom or your kitchen, learning how to cut tiles will be very useful for you, as the

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Ceramic tiles for external places: uses and tips

Ceramic tiles for external places are a very used choice since many centuries ago, thanks to its technical advantages and to its versatility in design terms. Beyond that, it is very cheap as well. In this article we will tell you some tips you must know about its use and its installation. The simplest option

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Rubi´s favourite fireplace design projects

As days get shorter and weather gets colder, we retreat indoors to the warmth of our homes, but nothing makes a home more inviting than a warm and cozy fireplace. As a focal point, a fireplace can set the tone for the whole style of your home. Look around you… Most homes, if they have

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Bathroom Projects

When choosing tiles for the bathroom must think first how to distribute them. The latest trend is to use different colors and textures to go delimiting each space in our bathroom. For example, we highlight a wall, the area of the shower or the sink. Font: Geologica Store – www.geologicastores.com At the same time, combinations

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Ceramic refurbishments, a safe

The endless choices in ceramic tiles permits ceramic refurbishments “on demand” in the home with ease, speed and security. When a refurbishing at home, pottery is the perfect material to achieve stunning results. And it is not only in those places where the tile has always reigned like the bathroom or kitchen but now also

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Adhering Ceramic Tiles: Measures, Tools and Techniques

There are two main methods for adhering ceramic tiles, one recommended for thick layers (TL), and the other advocated for thin or medium layer (TL/ML). Let’s review the measures, tools and tips for each technique. The thick layer technique is suitable for adhering ceramic tiles with formats of 900 cm2 (30 x 30cm) or less, with

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Use the right scoring wheel

Besides using the right tile cutter, it is essential to use the right scoring wheel. Ceramic tiles are continually evolving and the building professionals often face cutting problems as they work with materials that are increasingly more difficult to cut. Fortunately, in the same way that ceramic tiles are evolving, cutting tools are also evolving to

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How to cut ceramic tile and obtain the better results

To cut ceramic tile, we don’t only need an electric or manual cutter, we also need to use our heads and apply common sense. So by entering the mind of the user, we need to know if that which we are doing, is of our liking and we’d want to see it at home every

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Use of large format tiles

Over the last few years, we have seen a significant increase in the use of large format tiles and, nowadays, their use is quite widespread. This has made us realise that there is a real need to adapt the techniques and the tools used when laying down tiles to make the job of the building

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