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Flooring Installation Wilmington DE

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.

Hyman Reiver & Co.
(302) 764-2040
4104 North Market Street
Wilmington, DE

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Tuckers Carpet
(609) 202-8803
209 Decalb Ave
Wilmington, DE

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NATIONWIDE FLOOR & WNDW CVRG
(302) 654-7996
4001 KENNETT PIKE STE 134
Greenville, DE
 
KIRK'S CARPET
(302) 328-0949
5 W BELLAMY DR
New Castle, DE
 
FLOOR COVERING SVCS & CONS
(302) 325-3801
12 MCCULLOUGH DR STE 10
New Castle, DE
 
CONNOLLY FLOORING CONTRACTOR
(302) 425-4000
315 WATER ST
Wilmington, DE
 
Avalon Carpet, Tile and Flooring
(302) 757-7700
5510 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE
 
FLOOR CONCEPTS INC
(302) 994-5002
4315 KIRKWOOD HWY
Wilmington, DE
 
LAMINATING AMERICA
(302) 478-7332
7 DEVON COURT
Wilmington, DE
 
WEAVER ENTERPRISES INC
(302) 322-5471
400 W BASIN RD
New Castle, DE
 
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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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