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Straight lay, diagonal, herringbone, basket weave and running bond are common tile layout patterns. The patterns vary in installation difficulty, with intricate designs such as herringbone or basket weave taking more tim... More »

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Some of the main pattern ideas for porcelain tiles include one tile patterns, two tile patterns and large format patterns. In addition to the individual styles and patterns, shoppers can personalize their floors with uni... More »

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Better Homes and Gardens and HGTV are two good sources for ceramic tile pattern ideas for the kitchen floor. Both of their websites provide photos and details about different styles, patterns and colors to help you creat... More »

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The main brick wall patterns are running bond, basket weave, herringbone, Spanish bond, diagonal and diagonal basket weave, according to This Old House. Running bond is the most common type of brick pattern, using bricks... More »

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The circular, herringbone, basket weave, European fan and running bond patterns are among the most popular paving stone patterns. Other options include a random design of pavers of the same color, but different shades, o... More »

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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 »

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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 »

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