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Flooring Installation Tuscumbia AL

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.

(256) 767-6389
Florence, AL
Artistic Concrete Designs
(256) 381-6058
2004 Highland Cir
Muscle Shoals, AL
McCrorys Carpet & Interiors
(256) 766-9315
4302 Huntsville Rd
Florence, AL
Floors First
(256) 263-8755
596 county rd 144
killen , AL
Reynolds Paint and Carpet Svc. Inc.
(205) 625-6741
315 6th St. S (HWY 213)
Oneonta, AL
Quad Cities Carpet, Inc.
(256) 766-1613
102 N. Seminary St.
Florence, AL
The Wood Floor Store
(256) 767-6389
3280 Florence Blvd
Florence, AL
Bullseye Flooring Inc
(256) 767-6085
3102 Northington Ct
Florence, AL
John's Carpet LLC
(256) 333-0904
1121 Chancellor Ferry Rd.
Harpersville, AL
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Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Stone, Tile

Emerald Carpet & Flooring
(215) 258-5535
13 North 7th Street
Perkasie, AL

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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