Tile Installation projects
Entryway Floor Tile Installation
Slide floor tile under door casings for the cleanest appearance. Cutting the casing bottom is easy with a handsaw.
Modern Tile Installation Tips
New methods, tools and materials
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Tile Installation: Backer Board Around a Bathtub
Does tile backer board lap over the bathtub lip, or sit on top of it? It’s a question that’s puzzled first-time bathroom remodelers for years.…
Tile Installation: How to Tile Over Existing Tile
You can lay new ceramic tile right over the old, using the prep techniques we show here. It avoids the time-consuming, messy tear-out process.
Luxury Vinyl Tile Installation
Learn how to install commercial-grade luxury vinyl tile with this simple step-by-step guide.
Tips for Installing Tile
Installing tile in a kitchen or bathroom is hard work. This collection of tips may not eliminate all your tile troubles, but it will help you…
How to Install Tile Backer Board on a Wood Subfloor
Tiling over an old, solid wood subfloor is dicey, even with a layer of backer board. Avoid tile and grout cracks in the finished floor with…
How to Install a Glass Tile Vanity Top
Make a gorgeous bathroom vanity top from mosaic glass tiles. Available in hundreds of colors and styles, they're small enough that you can avoid…
How to Tile Bathroom Floors
An old vinyl floor can be a good base for ceramic tile if the floor is stiff enough and the vinyl is properly prepared—eliminating the…
Cement Board Ceramic Tile
Installing cement board correctly is the most critical part of a first-class tiling project. Here's how to do it.