Laying a ceramic or porcelain tile floor can be considered a daunting task, but with. (and possibly more rewarding) than having it professionally installed.
Preparing to Install Floor Tile. Mix unmodified thinset mortar in a bucket to the consistency recommended by the manufacturer. Starting at the reference line cross in the middle of the room, spread the mortar with the thin side of the trowel in areas about 3 feet by 3 feet.
Porcelain tiles are made from compressed ceramic dust. They are extremely durable and naturally water-resistant. These properties make porcelain tiles a good .
Before preparing to install porcelain tile in the floor of a kitchen, living room, bathroom or bedroom, make sure to have a subfloor that is in good condition.
HomeAdvisor's Tile Installation Cost Guide gives per square foot prices for porcelain and cermaic tiles and average labor costs to lay kitchen and bathroom