Nov , When we first moved into our house, the kitchen floor was covered in dingy, gray ceramic tiles that weren t laid very level, and had different sized badly stained (because they were never sealed) grout lines running between them Save So right after we moved in, we quickly covered it up with an
You know, the flooring in there currently is just old, probably original vinyl to the house and there s some tears in it The house was built in the mid eighties, so we need to press the fast forward button about years and bring it into the modern era I think that going with The sponge will actually shape your grout lines.
Oct , The existing mid century modern home has good bones (the framing and foundation are in very good condition) and key areas of the exterior are clad in it did a thorough job of removing the paint so thorough, in fact, that it was removing a significant amount of the grout at the joints in between the stones.
Jul , We replaced × ceramic tile with × planks set in a random wood floor style with the grout lines and it looks incredible I highly My husband installed Armstrong Alterna vinyl tile in our living room entrance, kitchen, laundry which is in our kitchen, and the entrance of our family April this year.
Feb , And just like the directions, I waited minutes after that before wiping the entire surface down lightly with a damp sponge Don t have too much water on your sponge or you ll mop up the grout in the joints! And if you ve never grouted before, you ll be discouraged when minutes after wiping your tiles
Aug , I also remember her scrubbing (and making us scrub!) the grout to keep it clean and bright Laminate offers At least I got vinyl floor, which is so much easier to clean than tile! ) Reply We saved so much money on the cabinets and counters that we were able to redo the flooring and tile our backsplash.
Jul , No appliances, uneven floors to level, vinyl to remove, no base to pull, or any other issues that consume time and are not necessarily productive, but somebody s Almost done with the kitchen I was finishing grout behind the fridge and preparing to got into the living room Modern Tile Design Samples.
Jan , The other day we were engaged in a kitchen remodel that included Granite Counter Tops and a Porcelain and Glass Backsplash Remodels are always a challenge on both homeowners, contractors, and budgets It is always a test of personalities, tastes, and basic construction In this case the homeowner
Feb , The grout drives me crazy and a few of the floor tiles are not actually attached any more (I m thinking they must have replaced those at some point) The mirrors that The tub should be refinished white, the pink trim tiles should be painted black to give the mint tile a more modern vintage vibe Add a new
Dec , Other tips, do not use a thin mosaic or tile for the tile floor The thicker the tile the deeper the grout can be and thus, more robust Seal it once or even twice a year, I don t care what it says in the side of the sealer container for longevity Use a larger tile on the walls, fewer grout lines = less opportunity for
May , It is a little tight but I don t have to take care of grout lines mold growing there I have to say that I have torn out tile floors that were leaking too So this with niches, multiple shower heads, set and forget water temperature controllers, better lighting, frameless glass, mosaics, Solar Tubes, and stone floors.
Dec , Show the best kitchen flooring ideas pictures option, from laminate wood, bamboo, vinyl, on a budget inexpensive, durable, cheap, pros and cons, slate, tile, stone, carpet, Cons Grout lines might be challenging to maintain tidy, dropped products like glasses as well as recipes will likely shatter.
Jul , An often overlooked problem frequently pops up when installing tile (Click on photo to enlarge) That problem is not allowing enough room to install the mounting screws for the light fixture or outlet And, most kitchens have many of them The best time to deal with this issue is when you are installing the tile
Feb , I d love commentary from those of you who have installed and lived with either laminate or vinyl plank wood lookalike flooring Also, if any of your options leave a gapwhen we bought the house they had just put in peel and stick tiles with a small fake grout that leaves a gap.it is the bain of my
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Aug , Some vinyl styles also have the option to include grout lines for an authentic tile look Modern Bathroom by Cablik Enterprises Cablik Enterprises It s resistant to water In contrast to hardwood and laminate, which absorb moisture, vinyl is nonporous Spills and splashes won t cause it to warp, which
Today, I want to show you the before(s) yes, plural because there s more than one and we re going to focus on our kitchen flooring Looking to do your Worn Out Vinyl Flooring by Prodigal Pieces Our kids have or vinyl Medium maintenance is porcelain and ceramic because of the grout.
Pictured It looks like limestone tile, but this floor is actually a textured vinyl sheet, a practical water resistant pick for bathrooms Similar to The grout lines are recessed, just as with real ceramic tiles Shown North Terrace Alterna tile, which has joints that can be grouted, about per sq ft uninstalled .
Jul , This video is from one of the last projects where I am installing a metal transition strip between hardwood flooring and tile flooring the schluter strips have this built in them so that you can leave some space for expansion and if you install it right up to the tile without caulk grout it might cause issues, no .
Apr , fast and easy installation because there is no underlay or thinset needed they can be installed directly on top of existing vinyl, wood (including hardwood) and concrete floors with minimal preparation tiles are self aligning to ensure a symmetrical inch grout lines without using spacers and grids.
Aug , Some of the latest modern designs are large, rectangular shapes Tips Hire a professional to install tile, especially if the subflooring is not perfectly level For ease of maintenance, install tiles with grout lines that are as small as possible Pros Durable, moisture resistant, easy to maintain, available in a large
Jan , That way way you can get the niche to line up perfectly with the grout lines of surrounding tiles and make the project look really professional The floor OP used is a LVP (luxury vinyl plank) which often serves the same purpose as a laminate, but since it s made of vinyl the plank its self is impervious to
Oct , An array of gravity held in place load bearing horizontal modular accessible tiles with flexible joints between adjacent modular accessible tiles in There are three different types of sound control required in floor ceiling assemblies between occupied spaces in contemporary habitable environments .