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tool to cut ceramic floor tile

Tools Used to Cut Ceramic Floor Tile

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.
Mosaic ribbon tile in bathroom floor

Shower Surround and Tile Floor in the Kuppersmith Project Bathroom

To give the shower in the Kuppersmith Project bathroom a unique look, we installed a solid surface surround which was scored to resemble subway tile. For the floor in the bathroom, we used an alabaster porcelain tile with a mosaic ribbon inlay. Watch this video to find out more.
Sealing grout

Sealing Grout in Tile Floors

While ceramic tile is a durable, low maintenance material, the grout between the tiles is not and will need to be sealed. Watch this video to find out how.
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What to Do About Worn-Out Grout

Nancy asks, “The grout in our tile floor has worn down in some spots and shrunk in others. Can I apply new grout over the existing grout?”

While it’s possible to grout over existing grout, the results are usually less than satisfactory. Read on to learn about a better solution.
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How to Install Mosaic Tile in a Bathroom

Installing mosaic tile as flooring or an accent strip requires a bit different technique than laying large tile. Some mosaic tile are held together in squares with a mesh backing, while others employ paper facing. Laying mosaic tile requires a little extra work, but the results are worth it.

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Using a cold chisel and hammer to remove a ceramic tile.

How to Remove a Bathroom Wall Tile

Watch this video to find out how to remove an existing ceramic tile using a nail set, carbide tipped masonry drill bit, hammer, and cold chisel.
Ronnie and Cindy McCarson's bathroom after the remodel

Bathroom Makeover: From ‘Mellow Yellow’ to Wow!

Need bathroom design ideas? Check out this bathroom makeover on a budget. We take it from 1970s to farmhouse fabulous!
Laying mosaic tile border on bathroom floor.

Flooring Options for Your Bathroom

Watch this video to find out about all the different flooring options available for your bathroom from tile and stone to vinyl and wood.