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Flooring Installation Dover DE

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.

Best Choice Flooring
(302) 380-4078
271 Berwick Ln.
Dover, DE
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Services
Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing

PAUL EDWARDS CARPET
(302) 672-7847
547 OTIS DR
Dover, DE
 
Sammons Arden Sr
(302) 492-8620
4272 Judith Rd
Dover, DE
 
Mp Contract Flooring
(302) 677-1789
100 Enterprise Pl
Dover, DE
 
General Floor Carpet & Mechanic Supply
(302) 736-9970
100 Enterprise Pl
Dover, DE
 
CARPET MART
(302) 678-0970
756 S LITTLE CREEK RD
Dover, DE
 
R & T FLOOR COVERING
(302) 697-2006
2766 BROWNSVILLE RD
Harrington, DE
 
Hardwood Floors From Start to Finish by Newmans
(302) 736-6561
677 Chestnut Grove Rd
Dover, DE
 
Crystal Rug Services Incorporated
(302) 697-7366
3680 Upper King Rd
Dover, DE
 
Floormasters Inc
(302) 697-2006
500 Walnut Shade Rd
Dover, DE
 

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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