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How can I cover this hideous kitchen floor?

Published on December 11, 2013 By jackwilson

I just started renting a little one bedroom apartment. The kitchen has a strange semi-circle shaped floor that just happens to be covered in the ugliest pink and white linoleum ever. I would love to cover it, but I can’t find a rug that is in the shape of the floor, and I can’t put […]

Is Quartzite flooring easy to install?

Published on September 14, 2011 By jackwilson

Hi, I am looking to have quartzite flooring installed on my balcony floor which is not a large surface area – only about 36 square feet, rectangular shape. I want to install quartzite on the floors (or some other similar stone) in medium sized square or rectangular shaped tiles. So these wont be applied in […]

How can I remove premixed grout from stone tiles?

Published on August 27, 2011 By jackwilson

I recently put down stone floor tile. I used a premixed grout for between the tiles. There are some spots where the grout got on the stone and I would like to remove it without scratching the stone. Any help is appreciated. Thank you. Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

Help with Tec Invision Ready to use adhesive for tile and stone?

Published on June 13, 2011 By jackwilson

We are re-modeling our kitchen and just layed our tile stone flooring in the kitchen. All of our tiles we 12 by 12 and the adhesive we got was from lowes. The man working gave us "what we needed". However, we layed all of the tile and after laying it we made the mistake of […]

Has anyone put self stick tiles over a floor that is not flat?

Published on March 12, 2011 By jackwilson

My mom needs to re-do her bathroom floor. She bought the self sticking tiles but when she pulled up the carpet the old lineoleum is not flat, it has ridges etc. to look like real stone flooring. She is going to try an etching compound to see if that will take it away. I was […]

Tiling a Floor – Part 3 – Applying grout

Published on February 27, 2011 By jackwilson

Topps Tiles How-To Video Series – Tiling a Floor Part 3 – Applying grout For expert advice on grouting your floor tiles once they’ve been laid, follow this video tutorial. For all your tiling needs, click on the link to visit the Topps Tiles website: www.toppstiles.co.uk Topps Tiles is the UK’s biggest tile and wood […]

Surface Preparation – Preparing an uneven Concrete floor

Published on February 25, 2011 By jackwilson

Topps Tiles How-To Video Series – Surface Preparation Preparing an uneven Concrete floor Expert tips on how to prime and prepare an uneven concrete surface for tiling and flooring. For all your tiling needs, click on the link to visit the Topps Tiles website: www.toppstiles.co.uk Topps Tiles is the UK’s biggest tile and wood flooring […]

Tiling a Floor – Part 2 – Applying tiles

Published on February 8, 2011 By jackwilson

Topps Tiles How-To Video Series – Tiling a Floor Part 2 – Applying tiles In this video we walkthrough the best way to lay your tiles once all the surface preparation and adhesive has been applied. For all your tiling needs, click on the link to visit the Topps Tiles website: www.toppstiles.co.uk Topps Tiles is […]

How To Clean and Seal Travertine Floor – By Hand

Published on February 4, 2011 By jackwilson

www.mrspotless.co.uk Scrub clean, rinse and seal travertine floor all done by hand! Remove all dirt, grease etc, rinse stone floor to neutralise then apply 3 coats of impregnator to seal Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

Tiling a Floor – Part 1 – Applying adhesive

Published on January 28, 2011 By jackwilson

Topps Tiles How-To Video Series – Tiling a Floor Part 1 – Applying adhesive For professional advice on how to mix and apply adhesive to your surface ready for tiling, follow this video tutorial. For all your tiling needs, click on the link to visit the Topps Tiles website: www.toppstiles.co.uk Topps Tiles is the UK’s […]