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Flooring Installation New Canaan CT

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.

Jarrin and Brothers Hardwood Flooring
(203) 816-0998
25 Wade Terrace
Bridgeport, CT
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
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Refinishing & Resurfacing

P SILBERMAN INC
(203) 348-9946
PO BOX 4184
Stamford, CT
 
Geysir Wood Floors
(203) 604-1130
136 Water Street
South Norwal, CT

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FLOORING AMERICA
(203) 254-7058
1799 POST RD E
Westport, CT
 
COUSIN STEVES CARPETS INC
(203) 256-0414
1620 POST RD E
Westport, CT
 
Colonial Floor Refinishing
(203) 847-6474
32 Ingleside Avenue
Norwalk, CT

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C & P FLOORING
(203) 846-0857
PO BOX 574
Norwalk, CT
 
FLOOR COVERING WAREHOUSE INC
(203) 323-3113
112 ORCHARD ST
Stamford, CT
 
NEW YORK CARPET DISTRIBUTORS
(203) 255-0266
1791 POST RD E
Westport, CT
 
STARNET COMMERCIAL FLOORING
(800) 787-6381
44 E RIDGE RD
Ridgefield, CT
 
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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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