Ceramic floor tile can be cut to size using either a hand operated, score and snap cutter or a motorized wet saw. Rather than buying an expensive tool, consider renting a tile cutter from a tool rental center.
When installing tile on a plywood subfloor, cement backer board is usually put down first to provide a firm, stable surface. Watch this video to see how to substitute a waterproof underlayment membrane that’s thinner and easier to install than backer board.
To remove soap scum and hard water deposits from a tile wall in a bathroom, use muriatic acid diluted with water. Follow the warning and instructions on the bottle, and be sure to wear rubber gloves and eye protection. Watch the video to find out more.
Tiling a small bathroom floor like this one is not that hard if you know the basic steps involved. The tile can be laid directly on top of an existing tile floor as long as the old floor has been cleaned thoroughly first. To make a small bathroom like this one feel larger, the tiles were laid diagonally. Read more to find out how.