Tile Quick Tips

7 Key things to remember when installing

  1. Communicate with your tiler
  2. Double check cartons
  3. Check pattern (take from 3 cartons)
  4. Check during installation
  5. Tile under fridges, dishwashers and pantry
  6. Grouting improves the look
  7. Ensure grout haze is cleaned off by your tiler immediately

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8 Key things to remember when buying

  1. Have your measurements. Add percentage for cutting etc., plus keep a box of tiles for reference and spares
  2. Consider different installation methods to create different design effects which can add value to a project, however diagonals involve more cuts/wastage
  3. Remember prices are per metre/ purchasing is per carton
  4. Make your selection early and check availability
  5. Ask about PEI and MOHS re suitability of tiles for your project
  6. Ask if any delivery costs (e.g. do you need to hand unload or have a difficult site)
  7. Ask if sealing is required
  8. Ask about guarantees