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Flooring Installation Pickens SC

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.

Carolina Carpet & Flooring
(864) 855-3041
4827 Calhoun Memorial Highway
Easley, SC
(864) 882-3583
Seneca, SC
Floormasters Inc
(864) 269-5080
109 Ambergate Ct
Easley, SC
Groome Floor Sanding
(864) 836-0508
317 Anders Camp Rd
Cleveland, SC
Bramlette Floor Service
(864) 269-3899
110 Welcome Ave
Greenville, SC
(864) 882-3218
Seneca, SC
Freedom Home Trades
(864) 320-4582
309 Old Cedar Rock Rd
Easley, SC
Burger Floor Sanding
(864) 269-7813
107 Ambergate Ct
Easley, SC
Ball Floor Sanding
(864) 944-8393
122 Hunters Rdg
Salem, SC
Greenville Terrazzo Company Inc
(864) 295-1807
218 N Washington Ave
Greenville, SC

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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