Tilers’ Talk Forum

Tilers Talk Forum

Tilers’ Talk Forum. Screwfix have a shit DIY community online full of terrible tiling advice, avoid it like the plague or fall foul to tiles falling off in the bathroom, as long as they sell cheap tools and screws they’re happy no matter how bad the tilers’ talk advice is.

  • Just testing this footnote that'll help users asking about Schluter Systems, Kerdi, Wedi – and even just the word wetroom will trigger the footnote to show below the posts in a thread. Should be first page of a thread only. These footnotes will be styled in due course, I'm first off just getting them working […]
  • Hi lads, what do you think of pfocus.com which sells resin oriented infill for those places where we dump grout and caulk in the wet rooms. Is their idea that resin is going to be the bathroom saviour over cracked and shrinking grout a reasonable claim? Has anybody seen fit to use it, and what […]
  • Hi everybody, I've come up with a new way that I'd like the forum to work. I've built a quick test site here: https://www.tilerstalk.co.uk/forums/tilersforums-2-0-test-forum.411/ All forums tend to be on the cliquey side, its in their nature. New members may appear less knowledgable because they're not contributing as much when in fact they could be […]
  • Hello all, My name is Bill. I have registered on the Tilers Forum in order to try to locate some obsolete tiles and also to obtain some advice on tiling. Kind regards.
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  • Meet the Latest Master Tile Fixer – From TTA The Tile Association’s Master Tile Fixer certification scheme was introduced to support TTA’s vision to ‘raise tile and tiling standards and enhance installation expertise and craftmanship’. The scheme certifies highly experienced and skilled independent tile fixers with the aim of promoting best practice and encouraging existing […]
  • Hi Everyone, Does anyone have any advice about the best way to do a herringbone pattern on a wall in a bathroom? Do you start with a batten at 45 degrees and then build up from there? Thanks, David
  • TTA Inspired by Spanish Tiles in Visit to Castellón – From TTA The Tile Association would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to ASCER (Asociación Española de Fabricantes de Azulejos y Pavimentos Cerámicos) and Cámara de Comercio de Castellón for their outstanding support and collaboration during its recent visit to their region. This educational […]
  • SkillBuild Regional Qualifiers Are Now Over – From TTA The SkillBuild Regional Qualifiers for 2024 are now complete, following three months of heats across the UK from April to June. The construction trainees and apprentices have been scored for each Regional Qualifier, and you can now view the results of the top 3 scoring competitors […]
  • Children Today Thanks TTA For Raising Over £75,000 in 20 Years of Support – From TTA Children Today would like to say a big thank you to The Tile Association (TTA) for its continued valuable support. This year the charity is celebrating not only its 30th birthday but also a 20-year relationship between Children Today […]
  • Industry Accreditation (IA) CSCS Cards Can No Longer Be Renewed – From TTA Since 30th June 2024, cards carrying the CSCS logo obtained via Industry Accreditation can no longer be renewed. Any cards remaining will expire by 31st December 2024 and cannot be replaced using IA. This change is designed to meet industry requirements the […]
  • I've recently bought Johnson 'Orkney Stone' ceramic floor tiles from B&Q. Paid to have them professionally laid. At the time I asked if they needed sealing. The tiler told me since they were ceramic (not porcelain or natural stone) they didn't need to be sealed. B&Q website states these are glazed which put my mind […]
  • Do any of you guys think that wooden architraves look out of place in a fully tiled bathroom? (walls & floor) What other options are there?
  • This was such a fun yet stressful project. I had to reglaze most of the black trim tile due to the fact that they weren't finished on all sides.
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