Budget Bathroom Tiles
Servicing Abbotsford Annandale Ashbury Ashfield & nearby areas.
Types of Bathroom Tiles
Our Bathroom Renovation Services Include:
Full & Partial Renovations
Vanities and Vanity Tops
Medicine Chests & Mirrors
Medicine Chests & Mirrors
Tub to Shower Conversions
Barrier Free Showers
Floor and Wall Tile Ideas for Small & Large Bathrooms
Since you spend a good majority of your time in the bathroom it only makes sense to keep it well maintained. However, taking on the job of bathroom remodeling by yourself can be quite a challenge.
Especially, if it’s the first time you’ve performed this particular task. After all, there’s a lot involved with renovations like what type of tile would be most suitable for your powder room.
It may seem to be something which is a small part of bathroom remodeling, But, choosing floor tiles is actually of the utmost importance. You want everything to blend in nicely.
Especially when you’ve family and friends visiting. Installing bathroom tiles on your floor requires both time and patience. Lucky for you, there are some methods which will make the entire process easier for you. Below is a list of step by step instructions to help get you started.
Putting in bathroom tiles is relatively easy! By following these few simple steps and having the proper materials you will have the ability to install your tiles within no time.
Some of the tools which are essential for your project are, a measuring tape, pencil, tiles, sponge, tile cutter, grout, spacers, durable gloves, a level, and goggles. Now you’ve purchased all of the necessary supplies, let’s get started!
Step One: Thoroughly Inspect the Place In Which You’re Placing Tiles
Prior to installing your bathroom tiles, Make sure to do a thorough inspection where the tiles will be placed. Next, clean the entire powder room from top to bottom.
This will ensure the tiles to securely lock into place and remain there. If you have any old wallpaper or tiles located in the area you’re working with, remove it before getting started.
Step Two: Check out How the Tiles fit
You don’t want to make an estimated guess about the number of tiles in which you’re going to need. After you have prepared the area and it’s nice and dry, lay several of the tiles down, in order to see how they fit.
This will give you a general idea of what your finished product will look like. Keeping your measuring tape handy writing down how many inches you will need to cut off of the tile. Which is of the utmost importance for the next step to be successful.
Step Three: Cutting the Tiles With Precision and Accuracy
This is the step where you check out the measurements you’ve jotted down and start cutting the tiles. One of the most important things to remember is staying focused on your task at hand!
Not only does it ensure accurate cuts, this also helps to make your bathroom appear to have been remodeled by a professional as well. If you’re feeling a little bit nervous about performing this part of your project, it’s perfectly fine for you to ask the assistance from someone who’s more experienced.
Step Four: Begin to Install the Bathroom Tiles
When you’ve successfully accomplished your last task, you can now install the bathroom tiles one at a time. Once you have laid down the freshly cut tiles put in some spaces. Afterwards lifting the tiles and spreading an even coat of adhesive down onto the walls and/or floors.
Carefully place the tile back down in place and wiping any excess adhesive which may have gotten on the tiles. Continue doing so until the entire area being tiled is completed. Now all you have to do is wait for the adhesive to set overnight.
Step Five: Filling in Any Gaps
After setting, you are now able to add some grout to it. Using gloves, Start mixing grout according to the instructions on its container.
Begin taking out the spacers, making sure to spread grout evenly while you’re doing this. However, make sure to be careful or it could end up being quite a mess. Just like before, use your sponge to wipe off any excess adhesive from the tiles.
Once you are finished, give it several days to harden.
You’ll have a newly tiled bathroom floor. See that, you did it all by yourself! For those of you who are nervous about putting tiles in their powder room, stop worrying! You have the ability to do it as well.