Step by Step How to Install Tile
Difficulty of Installation
When using the thinset method in residential areas, installing ceramic tile is rather simple. To put it in better perspective, it is easier to install than wood or vinyl sheet goods and slightly more difficult than vinyl tile.
Actually, the subfloor preparation, layout, and installation is very similar to that of vinyl tile.
The only major difference is grouting. With proper planning and a little common sense, practically anyone can install ceramic tile using the thinset method.
Steps of Installation
If you are installing a new underlayment, it’s recommended that you staple polyethylene plastic on top of the subfloor before you install the underlayment to ensure protection from water penetrating down to the subfloor. […]