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Flooring Installation Gilmer TX

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.

(903) 759-8982
Longview, TX
Floor Design Center
(903) 297-6818
201 W Us Highway 80
White Oak, TX
R & R Services
(903) 295-2763
5914 Old Hwy 80
Longview, TX
Carpet One
(903) 758-4678
1800a North Eastman Road
Longview, TX
Kokenzie Floor Store
(903) 236-7760
703 N Fredonia St
Longview, TX
Loyd Melvin Flooring
(903) 843-5106
110 Henderson St
Gilmer, TX
Phillips Flooring Center
(903) 236-4900
1904 Judson Rd
Longview, TX
McGinnins Carpet Center
(903) 753-0587
1015 Mccann Rd
Longview, TX
Advantage Building Svcs.
(903) 753-2931
438 S High St
Longview, TX
Devries Flooring
(682) 587-7422
807 Crest Oak Ct
Arlington, TX
Monday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

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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