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Flooring Installation Downingtown PA

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.

GD Pierce
(484) 471-7193
6 Joseph Ct
Downington, PA
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile

BOB WAGNERS MILL CARPET INC
(610) 269-7808
704 DORLAN MILL RD
Downingtown, PA
 
CARPET MART
(610) 363-5017
272 N POTTSTOWN PIKE
Exton, PA
 
MAXAL INC & COLOR TILE
(610) 383-5902
2713 E LINCOLN HWY
Coatesville, PA
 
Homeworks Flooring
(610) 585-2263
1163 Edgemont Drive
West Chester, PA
 
Creative Floors And More Inc
(610) 873-6220
4327 W Lincoln Hwy
Downingtown, PA
 
BOB WAGNERS MILL CARPET
(610) 269-7808
32 FOX HOLLOW RD
Downingtown, PA
 
COLOR TILE CARPET
(610) 363-0255
ROUTE 100 SWEDESFORD RD
Exton, PA
 
UNDER FOOT FASHIONS
764 HIGHSPIRE RD
Glenmoore, PA
 
BOYLES FLR & WIN COVERINGS I
(610) 429-9773
705 E GAY ST
West Chester, PA
 

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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