Ceramic Tile

Using Ceramic Tile In The Garden

Ceramic tile can be used in the garden to create a resting area for the times when you want to relax outside enjoying the sunshine and fresh air. By using ceramic tile in the garden, you will create an area that is delightfully relaxing as well as one that is much easier to maintain and clean than wood.

Create A Wonderful Resting Area

Choose a square area in your garden that will be sized appropriately where you will not have to cut your ceramic tiles. If your tiles are 12 inches square, and you wish to have an area that measures 8 1/4 feet by 5 1/2 feet, then round your measurements up to the nearest foot (9 by 6 ft) so that you will not have to cut your tiles at the edges.

Preparing The Base For Your Ceramic Tile

Cutting and Installing Ceramic Tile Around Doorways

When installing ceramic tile, great care should be taken when measuring around your doorways. The doorways are the hardest place to apply tiles, as the area has many sizes to take into consideration. Cutting and installing ceramic tile around doorways should not be seen as a daunting task. When done properly, one will think that a professional installed the tile.

Removing Wall Tiles

Removing wall tiles is not difficult, but it will take some work. This is a good project if you are going to be remodeling the room in question. Generally, you should remove tiles if you are noticing that they are cracked and broken, but you will not need to remove the actual tiles if it is only the grout that is getting old.

In that case, you can just replace the grout with some new material, and the tiles will be fine. Removing wall tiles is mostly just a job that requires some patience, so make sure that you have enough time before you start.

Single Tile

Putting Ceramic Tiles on Walls

There are several steps involved in putting ceramic tiles on walls. The correct materials should be on hand before beginning the projects, and the manufacturers information on installation should be read. Putting ceramic tiles on walls is a project that can add a decorative accent, or it can completely transform the look of a room.

Installing the Wallboard

How to Clean Tile

Tile can be a very useful substance for use in bathrooms and kitchens. Because of its ability to keep out water, and of course its attractive appearance, it is seen as a good material to use, although like most other materials in your house, it does require regular cleaning. Well, knowing how to clean tile is all very well, but knowing how to effectively clean tile is a different matter. In this article, we are going to look at some of the ways you can improve your cleaning, to ensure cleaner tiling in your kitchen or bathroom.

Cleaning Your Tiles