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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.

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

    How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 2

    by Admin Added 1,635 Views / 0 Likes

    How to tile a kitchen backsplash part 2 Part 1 can be seen here

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

    Installing tile trim on a out of level wall

    by Admin Added 3,363 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.

  • 14:32 Popular Tanking a shower area

    Tanking a shower area

    by Admin Added 2,837 Views / 1 Likes

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

  • 03:12 Popular Tile cutting using a grinder

    Tile cutting using a grinder

    by Admin Added 1,698 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

  • 01:15 Popular Tile file

    Tile file

    by Admin Added 1,458 Views / 0 Likes

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

  • 06:35 Popular Tile grouting

    Tile grouting

    by Admin Added 2,188 Views / 0 Likes

    How to grout tiles

  • 02:39 Popular Tile nibblers

    Tile nibblers

    by Admin Added 1,342 Views / 0 Likes

    Tile nibblers are useful for removing small pieces of tile

  • 04:47 Popular Tiling around pipe entries

    Tiling around pipe entries

    by Admin Added 3,687 Views / 1 Likes

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

  • 09:57 Popular where to start tiling

    where to start tiling

    by Admin Added 3,504 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