The tiling of bathroom floor is a professional work but if a person can do this by himself then it would be much cost saving for him. It is more convenient to hire a professional one for this work but people can try this with the several options to save money.
Several options may improve the old shabby bathroom. If the long term durable bathroom is needed with zero cost of maintenance then one can opt the ceramic bathroom tiles. Its texture adds something extra for the bathroom. If people go for this job by him then he can use a much simpler and workable material.
First of all have to Assess the Old Bathroom:
If the bathroom is already fitted with the vinyl floor then one can lay directly new tiles over it. But otherwise will take two days to complete the work fully. If there is a wooden sub floor then need to install a backer board. Only after checking the existing quality of the floor then it would be assessed how to proceed with the project.
Take the estimation of the project
Aligning the tiles perfectly throughout the floor is hard work with great patience. Beside this money is also a fundamental resource for the project. People can purchase tile within 50 dollar and the backer board also cost 2 dollar for per square foot. In the cost estimation there should be the tile cutter and other materials for routine work.
There are 5 steps for installing a how to tile bathroom:
- Prepare the Bathroom for work
- Install the Backer Board
- Testing Layout
- Setting tiles on the Backer Board
- Fill in the joints with grout
- Finally wipe off the grout on tile surface by using a damp sponge . One should rinse the sponge often while cleaning it.