Laying wall tiles before laying glued parquet? I must implement a parquet stuck in a bathroom and tiled (earthenware) on the walls. I wonder if I have to start with the tiles or the parquet (respecting of course the space of dilatation of the parquet), and in one case as in the other the tiling must it be started at the level of the soil or to a distance taking into account the thickness of the floor.
Laying tile baseboards How do you lay tile baseboards? Tiled plinths are installed with the same mortar as the rest of the tiles. First place the floor tiles, making them come a few millimeters from the wall, then put the plinth tiles (by applying a thin layer of mortar to the back of the tiles), matching the joints with those of the floor tiles. ground (use spacing braces for regularity of joints).
Lay a tile on a cement tile I want to put a new tile (60m2) on an old cement tile. Problem in high humidity some joints (-of 10) have traces of moisture, what do you recommend. I said that it is a tile laid in the old and there is no crawl space.
Changing the color of a tile We have tiles in very good condition but with a very unpleasant color. We would like to have a loft type concrete look. Can we keep it, or do we have to blow it up? There are unfortunately not many solutions to change the color of a tile.
The different types of sandstone We will tile our house. What is the best between porcelain stoneware and glazed stoneware for the interior? There are 3 types of sandstone tiles: porcelain stoneware, very resistant that will be for the outside. the sandstone stretched, of different manufacture that can be done outside or inside.
Floating parquet on old tiling We wish to put floating parquet on an old damaged and disparate tile. The surface is about 50 m2. This room is at once, living room, dining room and kitchen. We were told that this product was not recommended in the kitchen area? What do you think about it and what other solution might be considered?
Lay tile on a cracked slab without expansion joints Can you tile a terrace with 15 x 90 cm imitation wood tiles on a 18 mx 3.5 m deck tile without expansion joint? The latter is against the house but is not attached to it. In addition, it is cracked in three places (cracks of less than 1 mm) over the width of 3.5 m.
Glue tiles directly on a slab I have to tile a terrace of 40m2 consisting of a concrete slab 10 cm thick. The perimeter, in two rows will consist of a tile different from that which will be placed inside but of the same format. Can I glue the tiles directly on the slab and how to start to get an aesthetic result?
Laying a parquet floor I would like to put parquet on plastic slabs in the living room. I would like to know if I have to do a floating pose or if I have to do a glued pose. Are floors with a wear layer recommended or does solid parquet need to be used? I found a solid parquet to clip but raw.
Laying of parquet on carpet Hello, I wish to put parquet floating (laminated or laminated, my choice is not definitively stopped). Carpet is currently stuck to the floor. A large DIY area told me that you could put floating floors on a carpet, provided that it is shaved.
Lay tiling outdoors I tiled outside. Thank you for giving me the "walk" to follow. The steps and risers are cement and irregular shapes and slightly degraded on the riser about 2 cm. 1- Do I have to repair with cement "formwork" or stick them with cement and not glue?
Painting joints (ATMOS) The joints of the floor tiles of my house are light gray and as soon as there is a stain, the tiles are easy to clean but I can not say the same of the joints, the tasks remain visible. I regret this light gray. Is it possible to paint the joints in a tone a little darker?