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Flooring Installation Bay Saint Louis MS

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.

(985) 649-5066
1000 CARUSO BLVD STE 253-255
Slidell, LA
Roberts Floor And Carpet
(228) 467-4414
6072 E Jones St Bay
Saint Louis, MS
Cuevas Flooring
(228) 255-4175
25143 Albert Cuevas Rd
Kiln, MS
Coast Flooring LLC
(228) 863-0022
125 Jeff Davis Ave
Long Beach, MS
Pipers Flooring and Interiors
(985) 649-5066
1000 Caruso Blvd
Slidell, LA
(228) 831-5777
12175 HIGHWAY 49
Gulfport, MS
Royal Hardwood Floors
(228) 463-0055
117 Demontluzin St Bay
Saint Louis, MS
Creative Flooring Concepts And Designs
(228) 255-1072
1010 Kiln Delisle Rd
Pass Christian, MS
Reformed Products of Slidell
(985) 690-9927
1725 Gause Blvd E
Slidell, LA
Wholesale Flooring Center
(228) 539-8299
11304 Dye Rd Apt B
Gulfport, MS

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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