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Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

    • Cordless drill
    • Angle grinder
    • Bucket
    • Nippers
    • Level
    • Framing square
    • Grout float
    • Knee pads
    • Notched trowel
    • Utility knife
    • Trowel

You'll also need a margin trowel, rubber gloves, a sponge and a tile saw.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • Tile
    • Thin-set mortar
    • Grout
    • Latex additive
    • Floor leveler
    • Wood strips
    • Drywall screws

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