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Flooring Installation Mattapan MA

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.

Floor Coverings International
(508) 834-7560
99 West Street Ste. J
Medfield , MA
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Services
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

CAPITAL WOOD FLOOR SUPPLY IN
(617) 442-1236
157 HAMPDEN ST
Boston, MA
 
TA ASSOCIATES
(617) 574-6708
200 CLARENDON ST 56TH FLR
Boston, MA
 
The Floor Sanders
(617) 783-1711
214 Lincoln Street
Boston, MA

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BRAINTREE RUG CO INC
(781) 843-6096
944 WASHINGTON ST
Braintree, MA
 
Abbey Carpet and Floor
(508) 591-3867
78 Union St.
Ashland, MA
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

BROOKLINE CARPET SALES
(617) 327-7800
BOX 134
West Roxbury, MA
 
LANDRY & ARCARI ORIENTAL RUG
(978) 744-5909
333 STUART ST
Boston, MA
 
KIRSTEIN BUSINESS
20 CITY HALL AVE
Boston, MA
 
Carpet Consultants, Inc.
(781) 444-7655
77 Charles Street
Needham, MA
 
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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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