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Flooring Installation Bangor ME

Installing a new floor is a great way to update a room or change to a more eco-friendly or durable and soundproofing material. Always consult a professional when installing new floors, especially if using particularly fragile or temperamental material, even if you plan on doing it yourself. Check below for flooring installation listings and information.

TJ LYNCH FLOOR COVERING
(207) 945-3145
51 HILLSIDE AVE
Bangor, ME
 
Karams Hardwood Flooring & Stairs
(207) 942-6583
592 Hammond St
Bangor, ME
 
Lynch T J Floor Covering
(207) 945-3145
51 Hillside Ave
Bangor, ME
 
Don Dickel Wood Floors
(207) 223-4955
128 Main St
Bangor, ME
 
S & S Flooring Installations
(207) 989-1800
34 Abbott St
Brewer, ME
 
V L Waltons Flooring
(207) 945-6911
556 Hammond St
Bangor, ME
 
Insignia & Campbell Hardwood Flooring Associates
(207) 941-0808
732 Broadway
Bangor, ME
 
Carpet One of Bangor
(207) 942-7399
42 Gilman Rd
Bangor, ME
 
Freedom Flooring
(207) 659-6164
39 N Main St
Brewer, ME
 
Larry Bookers Complete Flooring
(207) 825-4144
245 Center Dr
Orrington, ME
 

How to Install Floor Tiling

Tips: How to Install a Tile Floor

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: types of tile flooring
by Debbie Abrams Kaplan

Installing ceramic tile floors, whether kitchen tile or bathroom tile, can be a simple or complex project, depending on the ceramic tile you select. The easiest installation is a homogeneous tile, that can be laid any direction. If you want to get creative, consider putting in a ceramic tile pattern using different colors or shapes.

Before doing any installation, you’ll need to clean the floor thoroughly. If installing ceramic tile over a concrete floor, be sure to repair any cracks so the foundation won’t cause problems later. If you’re laying down tile over existing tile, consider removing the tile first if it’s not too much work. Otherwise, rough up the tile with sandpaper so the new tile will adhere. And don’t forget to check the clearance on doors and cabinets, so the new tile won’t block them from opening!

Prepare your thin set, a dry concrete-like product you’ll mix with water to form a paste. Use a trowel over the bathroom or kitchen flooring, spreading only enough to cover the area in front of you, in a straight line. Then place your tile, using a downward pressure. After the tile is set, tap the tile with a rubber mallet to be sure it’s secure. Place tile spacers in between tiles, that you’ll remove later. If you haven’t already cut the tiles that will be f...

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