To install a ceramic tile floor, spread thin-set mortar over the installed backer board, and press tiles firmly into the mortar in a predetermined pattern, using spacers to ensure even installation. After the mortar hard... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

To install ceramic tile on stairs, first ensure that the risers and treads are level and then apply a mortar bed. Next, apply the tiles using the thin-set method and grout to finish the job. Ceramic tile can cover stairs... More »

The average labor cost for ceramic tile installation is four to seven dollars for every square foot. Labor cost can also be charged by the hour, in which case the average cost is about 75 dollars per hour depending on th... More »

To tile a bathroom, spread mortar on the floor evenly, and secure tiles on top of it. Insert tile spacers in between tiles for even lines, and then apply grout to the spaces. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

To tile a shower wall, measure it, draw an outline on the floor, arrange the tiles, mortar the wall and tiles, press the tiles into place, apply grout and apply caulk. This 24-hour process requires a measuring tape, a ch... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

Install ceramic floor tile by cutting and laying the cement board, snapping chalk lines, applying adhesive, laying the tiles, cutting tiles for the room's edges, and adding grout and sealant. You need ceramic tile, a wet... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

Lay vinyl tile by choosing a type of tile, preparing the floor, deciding on a pattern, positioning the tiles, cutting tiles to fit and allowing the glue to set. You need chalk lines, measuring tape, a utility knife and v... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry