- - metal profiles;
- - tin snips;
- - Tile and Bulgarian;
- - adhesive mixture;
- - primer;
- - level;
- - spatulas;
- - grout;
- - tiles;
- - dowel;
- - crosses for joints;
- - building area.
Prepare all the necessary tools and start the preparation of the walls.Repel the old tile and clean off the spatula old adhesive coating to the base of the wall.If the walls had wallpaper or putty, remove it completely and wash the walls of whitewash.Use a level to check the evenness of the wall vertically and horizontally.In the case of large deviations have plastered walls.
purified on the wall make incisions with a h
ammer or chisel.Then walk or acrylic latex primer.Leave to dry wall on one or two hours.If you decide to glue tiles on in situ concrete, whereas the surface should be pre-coated "Betonokontaktom" (drying time varies from twelve to eighteen hours).
Depending on the height of the furniture of the future, you'll be set, define the lower level tile.Measure from the bottom of about 85-95 centimeters and mark.Using a long level draw a horizontal line across the length of the planned installation of the tiles.
Take the metal profile, measure the desired length, cut with scissors, metal and attach it to the wall in the level.This profile will help you to maintain a perfect strictly horizontal level, which is an important factor in laying the apron.
Spread a small amount of adhesive with water according to the specified instructions and mix thoroughly.Begin to lay the tiles from the bottom up, from the visible angle.Apply the adhesive with a notched trowel to the point where further be laid tiles.Narrow trowel, apply a thin layer of glue on the back of the tile and set it in place.Flick push her face down into the solution and a rubber mallet.
exhibitor tile strictly horizontally and vertically with a short level.If it is not level, remove it with a spatula, or enclose the adhesive as needed.First install the tiles perfectly and flawlessly, as they will depend on the outcome of your work.Pay attention at the picture, the back of the tile has a pointer arrow.
side then put a second tile and check the level in the same way.Install crosses between neighboring ribs.Use your fingers to make sure the seam, the transition should not be felt.Top tile third place, check the angle between the horizontal and the vertical face of a square.Likewise Lay the remaining tiles, do not forget to use the crosses.
in the process of laying tile, you will need to trim it to size.This can be done using the lever Tile or grinders.At the end styling apron remove all the crosses and clean the joints between the tiles, replace the crosses that the seams will not warp in the process of drying.
day after laying tile, you can safely proceed to the grout.Dissolve the dry mixture with water until thick sour cream (use a mixture in small portions, as it is efficient for twenty minutes).Moisten the joints and apply grout with a rubber spatula pressed movements.Surplus remove toward the seam, after twenty minutes, wipe with a slightly damp cloth.
How stick tile.The method of applying any adhesive the same.For this type of work is best suited with a notched trowel.In choosing the adhesive for a particular tile you tell Sales.Let's get down to the application of adhesive on the part of the wall where we will glue tiles.Cover the wall with glue is needed.Notched trowel "take away" the tile adhesive on the surface of the wall.Thus the adhesive layer should have a thickness of approximately 2.5 mm.
Before you glue the tiles on the wall you need to do preparatory work, remove old paint, make the incision, if necessary, to align the wall primed.Gluing the tiles to the wall are two ways, from the center of the wall, in which case the angles of the tiles will be at the same distance and angle from the distal, then trimming the tiles will be minimal.Dilute tile adhesive, and using a special notched trowel, apply it first to the wall, 1 to 2 square meters, and then on the tiles.
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