1. Thanks for visiting Tilers Forums, the UK's wall and floor tiling forum. The forum is free to use and to sign up to. Tilers Forums has the largest database of tile advice, questions and answers. Come and check it all out. We've put the kettle on. Login or sign up at the top of the forum.

Tilers Forums | tile advice and tiling forum

  1. Tilers Forums

    A free tiling forum for wall and floor tilers to gain advice on all aspects of tiling. Including tile adhesive, tiling grout, which tiling trowels to use on various walls and floors etc, professional tilers can find tiling jobs and tiling work. Which is also the place where customers can find a tiler. For free. We can also provide advice on which tiles are suitable for which substrates. And as we don't sell a single tile product, we're the only unbiased tiling forum. The UK's Tilers Forum.
    1. Tilers Forum: Tiling Forum

      Unbiased tiling forum for tile fixers. Anything that doesn't fit into the main tilers forums, goes in this one. Please look in the other categories first to find one more suitable if possible. Learn how to tile. See 'how to tile' threads and discussion. The DIY Tiling Forum can be found HERE. The Professional Tiling Forum can be found HERE. Tilers Forum's general tiling forum for both professional tilers and General DIY tiling. The UK's tilers forum.
      Discussions:
      15,851
      Messages:
      197,524
      Latest: Tile Tracker or Wood Batons Stocks Tiles, Aug 31, 2015 at 11:20 PM
      RSS
    2. Tilers Forums Arms | Professional Tilers Forum

      Professional Tilers Forum for professional tiling advice. Access-only. 50+ posts required and then contact a member of staff to gain access. This professional tilers forum offers advice on marketing, advice on the best place to buy trade prices tiles and tools, which lead-generation websites are best to sign up to, and all other aspects of tiling for a living. Don't miss out on the secrets of the trade.
      Discussions:
      Messages:
      (Private)
      RSS
    3. Tiling Tools | Tile Cutters & Tiling Trowels

      Tiling Tools Forum for all discussion related to all tile tools. Cutters including wet cutters, 'dry' cutters (or rail cutters), cutting wheels and discs required for various tile types and / or tile cutter types. New and old tiling tools discussed including new products that are not launched yet. Yes, both Rubi Tile Cutters and Sigma Tile Cutters can be discussed in this tiling tools forum.
      Discussions:
      3,280
      Messages:
      43,134
      Latest: Kaufmann vs sigma whitebeam, Aug 30, 2015 at 9:59 PM
      RSS
    4. Tile Adhesive and Grout

      Tile Adhesive, Grout, and other Tiling Products along with substrate (floor and / or wall background) related questions and answers can be found in this forum category. Discussions include tile adhesive types and what products are required for which tile, and which surface.
      Discussions:
      4,642
      Messages:
      52,110
      RSS
    5. Tiling with Stone

      This Stone Tilers Forum sub-category is for stone tiling related threads and posts only. Stone tiling requires extra skill, extra products, and often special cutters and tools. So this dedicated Stone Tilers Forum category is just for that. Please post all stone tiling questions in this tilers forum.
      Discussions:
      1,055
      Messages:
      12,861
      Latest: French pattern Travertine AliGage, Aug 26, 2015 at 6:47 AM
      RSS
    6. DIY Tiling Forum | Do-It-Yourself DIY Tiling

      Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Tiling Forum. For all those weekend warriors who want to make the job look and feel professional. Head over to this tiling forum to get your DIY tiling advice.
      Discussions:
      491
      Messages:
      4,839
      RSS
    7. Tanking and Wetroom Installation Advice Forum

      Discuss waterproofing and all aspects of both wall and floor tiling when tanking and creating a wetroom in this tanking and wet-room advice forum. Tanking at the very least the shower area can prevent the need to re-tile much earlier than should be expected. Not installing a tanking system is a common cause of bathrooms being needed to be re-tiled far sooner than they should need to be. Make sure you using a tanking kit at the least, in every area that water will be in direct contact with tiles.
      Discussions:
      1,123
      Messages:
      10,321
      Latest: Wetroom Advice AliGage, Aug 27, 2015 at 5:39 PM
      RSS
    8. Tiling Jobs | Find a Tiler

      Tiling Jobs, Tiling Work, Tiler's Work. Find a local tiler.
      Any customers looking for a wall and floor tiler should post in this forum category. Find a local tiler & tile fixer recruitment agencies. Tilers can find tiling jobs and tiling work in this forum area.

      The title of the thread needs to include the area where the work is, and the type of work that it is (wall tiling, floor tiling, large format tiling, porcelain tiling, etc). And then include details of the job in the big box, and click submit. Any of 'our tilers' will contact you via private message if they are interested in visiting the job, to provide a job specification and estimated cost. Tilers need to contact the member by private message for sensitive pricing information or contact details.

      A Good Thread Title: Victorian Floor Restoration Nottingham - 10 meters of stone flooring
      A Bad Thread Title: Tiler Wanted
      Discussions:
      1,056
      Messages:
      3,448
      Latest: Tilers Required debbielyall, Aug 31, 2015 at 11:55 AM
      RSS
    9. I Recommend My Tiler

      Customers, if you can recommend your tiler then please do so here. If you can, include photo's, full tiler contact details and as much about your experience as possible.
      Discussions:
      41
      Messages:
      294
      Latest: Tiler looking for work 3_fall, Aug 31, 2015 at 1:27 PM
      RSS
    10. Tile Cleaning and Restoration Forum

      Tile Cleaning and Tile Restoration Forum including restoring Victorian floor tiles, cleaning and resealing Victorian tiled flooring, restoring the colour of old stone tile and porcelain tiles, using cleaning and polishing machinery. Also advice found on sealing tiles and stone in general can be found in this Tile Cleaning and Restoration forum.
      Discussions:
      613
      Messages:
      6,086
      Latest: sanding travertine ? Amir Patwa, Aug 19, 2015
      RSS
    11. Underfloor Heating Forum

      Underfloor Heating Forum for all discussion related to both water underfloor heating systems and electric underfloor heating systems. Including preparing the floor before installation, floor insulation advice, how-to install underfloor heating and more. And of course how-to tile to underfloor heating systems. Both underfloor heating mats, and underfloor heating loose cable can be discussed in this forum, along with wet underfloor heating systems. If you'r'e fitting wet underfloor heating then please take a look at our Plumbing Forum. If you're fitting electric underfloor heating, please take a look at our Electrical Forum for added help and support.

      Discussions:
      592
      Messages:
      6,221
      Latest: UFH overheating damaging tiles Dave, Aug 31, 2015 at 7:14 PM
      RSS
    12. Tile Drilling

      Tile Drilling Advice from 365Drills. A dedicated tile drilling forum for questions and answers related to the drilling of all tile and stone. Drilling holes for bathroom pipes through wall or floor tiles, drilling for the waste pipe, drilling through porcelain tile or tough stone tile. All good in this forum.

      Discussions:
      258
      Messages:
      2,217
      RSS
    13. Tile News

      A forum for all manufacturers and suppliers in the industry to plug their latest products, tell the forum about the latest news, and to help organise events and trade days etc - If you represent a tile related company and would like to post your news and offers in this tiling forum then please contact us. The 'Contact Us' link is at the bottom of the forum.
      Discussions:
      167
      Messages:
      688
      RSS
    14. Tiling Overseas

      Different regulations to the UK? perhaps post the thread in here then.
      Discussions:
      260
      Messages:
      2,309
      Latest: tiling in australia Dan, Aug 20, 2015
      RSS
    15. Tiling Courses | Tiling NVQ | Tiling Training

      Tiling NVQ, Tiling CSCS Cards, Tiling Courses, Tiling SVQ. All discussion related to all types of courses in tiling including training centre feedback. Short Tiling Courses and Weekend Tiling Courses can be found discussed in this forum. Tiling Courses at College. Tiling Apprenticeships.
      Discussions:
      811
      Messages:
      7,874
      RSS
    16. Guest Area

      TilersForums.co.uk Tiling Forum guests and unregistered readers can ask questions in this forum category without the need to have registered to the forum beforehand. Guests posts await moderators approval before going live, so please be patient. Once a question in posted, our team of professional tilers, diy tilers, and technical experts from manufacturers and suppliers, will help answer your questions and get your problem solved.

      However, we encourage all guests to register for free.
      Discussions:
      183
      Messages:
      1,408
      Latest: Urgent advice sought Dan, Apr 28, 2011
      RSS
  2. Tilers Forums Community Forums

    Tilers Forums Community Forums
    1. Welcome Forum | New Members Say Hi Here

      Introduce yourself to the Tilers Forum members.

      HOW TO POST A NEW THREAD / TOPIC: Enter the forum category, then click the button labelled "+ Post New Thread" to start a new thread/topic, give the thread a witty title, and fill in the big box with your introduction. Let us know why you're here, and what you're looking for, and how you found us!
      Discussions:
      6,713
      Messages:
      89,148
      Latest: Hi all... Plan Tec Tiling, Aug 31, 2015 at 8:20 PM
      RSS
    2. Tilers Forums General Chat

      General off-topic chat forum. Discuss news, sports, politics, holidays, jokes, whatever. Everything goes. Though please remember this is a publicly-viewable forum category so we don't allow rude or offensive jokes, or swearing etc.
      Discussions:
      6,580
      Messages:
      113,943
      Latest: Eddie Hall strong man. Aston, Aug 31, 2015 at 7:51 PM
      RSS
    3. Tilers Forums For Sale and Wanted

      Our Tiling Forum 'For Sale and Wanted' forum category. You need to have posted to the forum before posting new items for sale in this forum category. You may make item requests in here though no matter how new to the forum you are. Members have found dozens of really good deals in here from fellow professional and DIY wall and floor tilers. Keep tabs on this forum category, and always remember to consider listing items at a very fair price for fellow members. They will return the favour one day!
      Discussions:
      844
      Messages:
      5,953
      Latest: Desperately trying to find 2 tiles RealEarth, Aug 29, 2015 at 3:17 PM
      RSS
    4. Job Of The Month Forum

      TilersForums.co.uk JOTM Competition. Our monthly forum competition where the winners win prizes! (most of the time - Kudos if no prizes though hey?) Enter the best job you did during the month, and it'll get voted on the next month.
      Discussions:
      180
      Messages:
      6,497
      Latest: New Job Of The Month Contest - 8/2015 Dan, Aug 29, 2015 at 11:00 AM
      RSS
    5. Discontinued Tile Finding | List Spare Tiles

      Free Discontinued Tile Finding Service. List all spare tiles here and it might help somebody who's looking for discontinued tiles someday.
      Discussions:
      45
      Messages:
      332
      Latest: spare Tiles Adrian Neal, Aug 25, 2015
      RSS
  3. Tradesman Forums

    Related tradesmen forums.
    1. Bathroom Fitters Forum

      A forum for bathroom fitters to use. Both DIY and professional bathroom fitters are welcome in this forum. Free advice on bathroom installations provided by fellow fitters.
      Discussions:
      11
      Messages:
      238
      Latest: Uk trades bathroom fitting course? Dan, Aug 11, 2015
      RSS
    2. Kitchen Fitters Forum

      A forum for Kitchen Fitters. Both professional and DIY professional kitchen fitters are welcome to post questions and answers and share kitchen fitting advice in this forum.
      Discussions:
      1
      Messages:
      1
      Latest: Kitchen fitters forum Dan, Jul 24, 2015
      RSS
    3. Plasterers Forum

      A forum for plasterers.
      Discussions:
      68
      Messages:
      1,017
      Latest: London tiling and plastering daily rate charges cbmltd, Aug 29, 2015 at 8:46 PM
      RSS
  4. Tilers Forums News and Updates

    Tilers Forums News and Updates. General news about tilersforums.co.uk, and any updates to the forum and or it's processes and systems will be posted in this forum.
    1. Tilers Forum Updates and Feedback

      Tilers Forum Updates and Feedback. Any tiling forum updates get posted to this forum.
      Discussions:
      415
      Messages:
      4,213
      Latest: Forum Tips and Tricks Dan, Aug 31, 2015 at 2:33 PM
      RSS
    2. Member Birthday's and Achievements

      Member Birthday's and Achievements such as Post Count Milestones and so on.
      Discussions:
      552
      Messages:
      10,373
      Latest: Happy Birthday Alan.P! Alan.P, Jul 9, 2015
      RSS
    3. Professional Wall and Floor Tilers

      Professional Wall and Floor Tilers available in In all Major UK Cities and nearby Towns including Tilers and Tile Fixers in Scotland – Aberdeen, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness / Bathroom Tilers in North East England – Middlesborough, South Shields, Newcastle, Stockton on Tees, Darlington / Kitchen Wall and Floor Tiler in North West England – Manchester, Lancaster, Liverpool, Runcorn, Preston, Blackpool, Blackburn Bury, Bolton, Warrington, Widnes, St.Helens (Cheshire) Birkenhead, Ellesmere Port, Chester, Crewe, Oldham, Stockport, Trafford Park. Rochdale, Congleton, Sandbach Macclesfield, / Wetoom Tile Fixers in Wales in Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Colwyn, Rhyl, Bangor / Pendulum Tests in Northern Central England – Sheffield, Leeds, Bradford (Yorkshire), Rotherham, Wakefield, / Tile Restoration and Tile Restorers in East England in Hull, Humberside and Lincoln / Victorian Floor Tilers in the Midlands in– Nottingham, Derby, Rugby, Stoke, Stafford, Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Worcester, / Specialist Tile Fixers in Central England – Northampton, Rugby, Derby, Oxford, Cambridge, Peterborough / Wall and Floor Tilers in London and Home Counties – Watford, Milton Keynes, St.Albans, Cambridge, Newbury, Reading, Andover, Heathrow / Tile Contractors in South England – Portsmouth, Brighton, Eastbourne, Southampton, Bournemouth, Salisbury, Isle of Man / Swimming Pool Tilers in South West England – Swindon, Bristol, Bath, Plymouth, Exeter, Falmouth, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Taunton, Warwick / Competitive Wall Floor Tilers in South East England – Dover, Margate, Rochester, Folkestone, Hastings, Tunbridge Wells. All other areas covered by professional wall and floor tilers who are specialists in their field. Use the best products (mapei, bal, weber, tile master tile adhesive and grouts).