tiling

  1. Nicobond

    Everyday tiling essentials for less

    Get your everyday tiling essentials for less with our unbeatable trade deals – including Contract Whites from only £3.99+VAT per m²! Don’t miss out, contact your local Sales Representative or N&C branch today. You won’t find them cheaper anywhere else! Branch locator: Nicholls & Clarke Group...
  2. JP Tiling

    West Midlands West and East Mids Wall and floor tiling

    JP Tiling are looking to increase their workforce operating in and around the Midlands, with loads of active scheme's, and lots of new scheme's about to commence. We pay well and on time, organise the works as best as possible given the nature of the Construction Industry!! And are a friendly...
  3. J

    Need some experience (Starting Tiling Course)

    Hello traders. I shall be starting a new intensive NVQ Lvl 2 tiling course in June which will last 8 weeks. This will also include plastering and mosaic and Victorian tiling. I'm currently am looking for some experience or just to help out someone with labour. I'm currently living in South...
  4. GrayD

    Water UFH New screed down - trying to figure tiling out approach!

    Hi all, I'm new to the forum but have read many posts over the past year as I have created and tiled a wet room and also created and tiled a bathroom in my house that we are renovating. I've also tiled our utility room too. Thanks for all the tips & tricks I learned! So, I'm ok with tiling...
  5. M

    London Path tiling with Victorian mosaic tile sheets

    We have some Victorian-style mosaic tiles which we need laid on our front path. They are on mesh-backed sheets so no need to lay individual tiles. Each sheet is 30cm x 30cm. There is a concrete base in place, but this has a crack in it so would need to be levelled beforehand. The whole area...
  6. B

    Is this a BAD TILING JOB?

    We are currently getting our whole house refurbished. The standard of the work as been very high so far however when it's come to the finish and attention to detail of the tiling in the Main and EnSuite bathroom, well, I think, even having never ever tiled before, after watching a handful of...
  7. Mapei UK Marketing

    Adhesive Ultralite Rapid Flex S1 - Standard v Ultralite

    Rapid setting, low dust, one-component, flexible lightweight S1 wall and floor tile adhesive. Non-slip. Suitable for ceramic, porcelain and natural stone tiles and mosaics. Especially suitable for fixing thin porcelain tiles. For screed/render and plywood substrates. (Contains › 30% recycled...
  8. T

    Teggs tiling here, located in Kettering, Northamptonshire, NVQ lvl 2

    Hi all, Billy here from Teggs Tiling! We are located in Kettering, Northamptonshire but travel allover the Midlands area. I have 6+years experience on my own and 3 years training with an excellent tiler, NVQ level 2, CSCS, domestic and commercial. I have experience in all natural stones, slate...
  9. T

    Minimum tile adhesive depth for over tiling

    I posted previously about a tiling job that has gone a bit wrong. One wall either needs to come off or ideally be tiled over. The problem with tiling over is a concern that the quadrant shower cubicle may not fit. The shower cubicle has 20mm of adjustment, but 5mm already used, so 15mm left...
  10. J

    What’s the best tiling gap? 2-3-4mm etc

    Hi, Second post. How do you decide what’s the best spacing gap between tiles? I plan on setting 200 x 500 x 8.5mm wall tiles and unsure of what spacers to set between these. Any advice appreciated
  11. M

    Free Labour, Tiling Experience Needed

    Hello Everyone, I competed a Tiling course not long ago and really enjoyed it. I'm looking for work experience in the Manchester area to try and build up some enough skills to find employment within the industry. I have my own tools, van and PPE. And I can offer free labour and an enthusiastic...
  12. T

    TAKING UP GAP WHEN TILING

    Can anyone advise me on best course of action. A bath tub has been fitted and secured in place. It is solid and isn't going anywhere. I've been asked to tile the walls, obviously coming down on top of the tub. The corner isn't square and as a result a 10mm gap has been left. Can this be taken up...
  13. Andy Allen

    Adhesive Adhesive for exterior tiling.....

    What adhesive are you using for exterior tiling.....(patio)...
  14. Bbbecca7

    Tiling bathroom floor- floorboards/cement board question

    Hi all! Since everyone was so helpful with near tiling disaster last time I am hoping to get a bit more advice now that we are coming to tile our bathroom floor. We want to make sure we do it right first time! The floor of the bathroom is wood floorboards. They're in relatively good nick and...
  15. R

    Tiling on suspended timber floor

    I'm looking for some advice, I'm planning to tile the hall floor of my 1st floor flat (approx. 8m²), the existing floorboards are a bit knackered as it's an old (1870's) building. I was planning to lift and remove the existing floorboards, brace the joists with 2x8 at regular centres and at the...
  16. Localtiler

    ...Tiling efficiency

    How efficiently do you think you work ? Do you think there's room for improvement? What things have you picked up allong the way that save that extra bending down, that extra few mins here and there? Kneeling down and realising you left your tape measure and pencil at the other side of the room...
  17. L

    Preparation Adding moisture board to walls for tiling

    Hello all. I am after some advice. I am doing a bathroom job and have discovered that the walls are made of corrugated cardboard with plasterboard either side and then more plasterboard dot and dabbed onto this using multi finish. This extra layer has been removed and I want to add green...
  18. B

    The good old tiling on to a suspended floor debate

    Soooo, I have had an extension built which is watertight and fully roofed. I am doing the majority of the remaing work. The ground floor is a suspended floor with 8x2 joists at 400 centres. The largest span is approximately 2.5 metres with sleeper walls and internal walls breaking up the spans...
  19. 1

    Tiling over exterior tiles

    I never tile over tiles. However, in this case I have a small area that is a shop front and I'm told there is a void behind. I know I could remove the old tiles and assess the substrate, reboarding it if removal of old tiles causes damage, but the existing tiles are sound and I'm tempted to go...
  20. L

    2nd opinion on tiling job

    Hello, We recently had a new bathroom fitted. We originally had a 5k budget (small bathroom m) but we decided to double budget, go with an upmarket company and finance the rest. The bathroom was fitted whilst we were on holiday. The bathroom is lovely but in my opinion the tiling isn’t great...
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