COMMUNITY FORUM

J. Royall

11:13AM | 05/29/01
Member Since: 05/28/01
2 lifetime posts
Bvflooring
We're doing a little remodeling, and want to put a small tile entry in a newly remodeled garage - now family room. I've never worked with tile and would like to know if a beginner could do this without too much problem. It would go over a concrete floor, and the area would be approximately 3' x 4'.
Thanks for any insight!

Jay J

03:46PM | 05/29/01
Member Since: 10/26/00
782 lifetime posts
HI J,

You should get instructions with whatever DIY product you buy. If your product DOESN'T come w/instructions, ctc. the Mfgr. BEFORE you buy to be sure you can get them.

I don't know if you're installing over 'virgin concrete' and I don't know if you're installing vinyl or ceramic tile.

My best to ya and hope this helps.

Jay J -Moderator

PattyB

04:25PM | 05/30/01
Dear J.R - If you live near a Home Depot check for classes. They give instruction on laying tile flooring and many other home projects. Don't know about Lowes, if they are closer call and inquire about classes.
Click_to_reply_button
Inspiration_banner

INSPIRATION GALLERY



Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply_choose_button

Anonymous

Post_new_button or Login_button
Register

Move your knick-knacks to a brand new home on this charming DIY shelf. It's an easy project that can be completed in the s... Filling an underutilized area beneath the stairs is a smart way to save space. Doing so with a stash of wood, however, is ... The Audubon Society inspired wallpaper in this Adirondack-styled entryway will get you in the outdoor mood. Grab your coat... Chalkboard paint opens up endless possibilities for customizing your dresser time and time again. Use chalk to label the c... A fireplace in the bathroom creates the ultimate setting for relaxation. Homeowners often choose electric or gas over wood... Yes, a freestanding garage can become its own tiny house. Artist Michelle de la Vega has all the comforts of a modern resi... There’s nothing like a new set of cabinet hardware to refresh a room. The possibilities are endless: Go modern, rustic, or... A kitchen in a greenhouse—who wouldn't enjoy spending time in this light-filled space? Details that enhance the conservato... Chalkboard paint features prominently in this elegant yet unpretentious headboard design. Add a new message daily to reflec... Twine lanterns add pops of crafty—but sophisticated—flair to any outdoor setting. Wrap glue-soaked twine around a balloon ... The indecisive homeowner need not fret over choosing one (or even two) cabinet colors. The kitchen cabinets in this artist... Incorporate nature into your lighting scheme by securing a dead tree in a concrete mold and draping your pendant lamp from... Simple and striking, a couple of pieces of "lovingly used" furniture creates a special kind of charm. A weathered chair fo... The Infinite Artisan Fire Bowl from Eldorado Outdoor is made from glass-fiber reinforced concrete, and offered in Oak Barr... The vibrant green of Granny Smith apples make a beautifully natural alternative to the traditional evergreen wreath. Brigh...
Follow_banner_a
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon
 
webapp1