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Tiling videos


Tiling any surface can be difficult without the correct preparation and tools.

 

This section contains videos showing how to cut and fix most tiles easily and also shows which tools are best for fixing the tiles. Once you know how to cut and fix the tiles correctly the job becomes much easier.

  • 03:12 Popular Tile cutting using a grinder

    Tile cutting using a grinder

    by Admin Added 1,299 Views / 0 Likes

    Angle grinders when used with a diamond tipped disc can be used to cut virtually any type of tile, in this demonstration I cut a curve in a ceramic tile. This method works well on all natural stone tiles such as Marble and Slate but can alsobe used on por

  • 02:42 Popular How to cut a curved tile using a traditional tile cutter

    How to cut a curved tile using a traditional tile cutter

    by Admin Added 1,239 Views / 0 Likes

    Cutting a curved tile may be necessary if you ever need to tile up to a shower encolsure. This video shows how to cut the tile on a traditional tile cutting machine.

  • 01:32 Popular How to cut a curve in tile using a pair of tile cutting pliers

    How to cut a curve in tile using a pair of tile cutting pliers

    by Admin Added 1,269 Views / 0 Likes

    Straight cuts in tiles are easy but to cut a curved tile takes a little more skill. Here a pair of tile cutting pliers are used to cut a curved tile to go around a shower tray.

  • 04:47 Popular Tiling around pipe entries

    Tiling around pipe entries

    by Admin Added 3,182 Views / 1 Likes

    How to tile around pipe entries, this is useful if you are fitting a wall mounted tap etc.

  • 05:32 Popular How to grout floor tiles

    How to grout floor tiles

    by Admin Added 2,472 Views / 0 Likes

    Grouting floor tiles can be tricky and needs doing before you walk on the floor times if possible. This video shows how to mix the grout and then apply the grout to the gaps in the tiles.

  • 06:55 Popular Installing tile trim on a out of level wall

    Installing tile trim on a out of level wall

    by Admin Added 2,799 Views / 0 Likes

    Here a tile trim is fitted to a wall that is not straight, this can be difficult to overcome and so a workaround solution is demonstrated.

  • 12:11 Popular Floor tiling

    Floor tiling

    by Admin Added 3,546 Views / 2 Likes

    This video shows how to tile a floor using rapid setting adhesive.

  • 19:55 Popular How to tile a bathroom

    How to tile a bathroom

    by Admin Added 3,514 Views / 1 Likes

    This video shows how to tile a wall and make the all important scribe cuts. Wall tiling is often difficult and can be time consuming. Hopefully this video will help people when they are wall tiling.

  • 09:57 Popular where to start tiling

    where to start tiling

    by Admin Added 2,916 Views / 1 Likes

    This video shows how to determine the best place to start tiling a wall. It is important that the correct starting position is determined as you need to avoid getting in a situation where you need to cut thin slivers of tiles as it is almost impossible to

  • 14:32 Popular Tanking a shower area

    Tanking a shower area

    by Admin Added 2,386 Views / 0 Likes

    Tanking a shower area is always a good idea as water eventually gets behind tiles causing the plasterboard to perish.

  • 04:11 Popular How to remove tiles

    How to remove tiles

    by Admin Added 2,277 Views / 1 Likes

    Removing tiles can be tricky, it is best to take a methodical approach rather than going at it like a bull in a china shop. Here we remove wall tiles using a knock through screwdriver and hammer.

  • 06:35 Popular Tile grouting

    Tile grouting

    by Admin Added 1,861 Views / 0 Likes

    How to grout tiles

  • 10:38 Popular How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 1

    How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 1

    by Admin Added 1,704 Views / 2 Likes

    How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 1 Part 2 can be seen here- http://www.ultimatehandyman.co.uk/video/how-to-tile-a-kitchen-backsplash-part-2-video_2755f789e.html

  • 08:27 Popular How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 2

    How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 2

    by Admin Added 1,367 Views / 0 Likes

    How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 2 Part 1 can be seen here http://www.ultimatehandyman.co.uk/video/how-to-tile-a-kitchen-backsplash-part-1-video_f8483cc1a.html

  • 01:15 Popular Tile file

    Tile file

    by Admin Added 1,186 Views / 0 Likes

    A tile file is useful to remove sharp edges from a cut tile

  • 02:39 Popular Tile nibblers

    Tile nibblers

    by Admin Added 1,078 Views / 0 Likes

    Tile nibblers are useful for removing small pieces of tile

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