AVOIDING COSTLY TILE MISTAKES PT. 1 – INTRODUCTION
Tile (ceramic, porcelain, marble etc…) is a widely popular flooring choice in South Florida for its durability and aesthetic appeal. By utilizing modern technology and advanced production techniques, tile manufacturers have developed an almost limitless variety of textures, colors and shapes to suit almost any decor.
When installed properly, tile flooring can last for generations with relatively low maintenance. Unfortunately, more times than not, tile flooring is installed improperly and will result in very costly repairs down the road. The majority of these failed installations stem simply from poorly educated contractors. To follow is a brief summary of the 5 most common tiling mistakes made by contractors and how to catch them before it’s too late.
By taking the time to discuss these important aspects of proper tile installation with your contractor, you can significantly improve your chances of receiving a superior product that will last for years to come. If you have a construction project you need help with, please feel free to reach out to us at any time. Our Coral Construction Group team is ready to assist you with any of your construction related needs.
- Choosing the Right Material
- Surface Preparation
- Layout & Design
- Tile Application
- Grout & Sealer