There are many materials that can be used for a floor tile, but one that considered to be the most widely used is ceramic floor tile. It is said to have an economical cost compared to other type of material, such as marble or wood. Besides that, ceramic floor tile is a type of tile that is easier to be cleaned and maintained than any other type of material. The other material that has the same characteristic is marble, but sadly it has an expensive cost to install because marble is one of a natural stone. Like any other tiling step, ceramic floor tiling is can be done by anyone who wants to learn on how to install ceramic floor tile using this simple step.
Before you start, you should measure the area you are going to tile, then it will make you easier in deciding how much tiles you need to order from the store. Then, you need to prepare the tools and material such as: flat trowel, level, measuring tools, thread, bucket, hammer, nails, mortar, and the ceramic floor tile. After everything is ready, firstly you need to measure the ground using the tile size and then make a mark on two opposite corners by nails on the ground then put a thread horizontally between the corners; this is used as the guiding line for the tiling process later. Then, you need to mix the mortar with water in a bucket, moisten the tile before you put mortar on the ceramic tile, then put the mortar on both the ground and the tile. After that stick the tile in the ground, repeat this step. Do not forget to use level on every tile you install to make a flat surface.
Floor may be laid on the ground, we step on it without respect, it always gets dirty, and we always look down on it. But let’s just forget all of the miserable things happen to the floor, start to learn how to install ceramic floor tile and then start to dance on the floor.
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