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BobKuc

06:21AM | 06/20/03
Member Since: 06/19/03
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I removed my carpet and about to lay tile in the living room with 16x16 size tile. The entry way was different 8x8 tile in there. Do I lay the tile next the old one(with a grout line) or do I put in a wood strip to offset the tile? At the same time, the room has sliding glass doors where the threshold is 1" below the concret floor wher I am laying the tile. Would the tile go to the edge or should I put a wood trim peice there also?

Thanks
Bob

Graham Flooring

06:39AM | 06/20/03
These are great questions. All related to your personal preference.Personally I like the decorative ceramic borders in between. You are going to a much larger tile, and therefore not trying to make it blend. So I suggest you find the one you like and impliment it in the door way.


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