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Flooring Installation South Lyon MI

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.

Modern Floors
(248) 871-7612
1145 North Pontiac Tr
Walled Lake, MI
Promotion
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Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Bamboo Flooring, Carpet, Cork Flooring, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile, Vinyl Flooring

CHEREOKEE FLOOR COVERING
(248) 735-8405
30467 BECK RD
Wixom, MI
 
TCR PROPERTIES
(248) 596-0229
26324 FIELDSTONE DR
Novi, MI
 
HARLAND INDEPENDENT FLOORING
PO BOX 1635
Brighton, MI
 
WORK SQUARED LLC
(248) 624-2000
46855 MAGELLAN DR STE 100
Novi, MI
 
THE FLOOR CLUB OF SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN
(248) 344-7994
28265 BECK RD UNIT C-18
Wixom, MI
 
THE FLOOR CLUB OF STERLING HEIGHTS
(586) 254-3456
6975 19 Mile Road
Sterling Heights, MI
 
PROSOURCE OF WEST OAKLAND
(248) 926-8984
48168 WEST RD
Wixom, MI
 
DONALD E MCNABB CO INC
(248) 437-8146
31250 S MILFORD RD
Milford, MI
 
MODERN FLOORS
(248) 624-0333
1145 N PONTIAC TRL
Walled Lake, MI
 

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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