Remove ceramic tile adhesive by softening the adhesive and using a putty knife to scrape the adhesive from surfaces. The method used to soften the adhesive depends on the type of adhesive you need to remove. More »

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

A chipped ceramic floor tile can be fixed by filling in the chipped portion of the tile or, alternatively, the whole piece of tile can be taken out and replaced with a new tile. If the damage on the tile is not too large... More »

To affix ceramic tiles to a tabletop, use a trowel to apply commercially available mortar or tile adhesive to the tile backs, then press firmly onto the surface of the table. Maintain a 1/4-inch space between each tile f... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

To tile a ceiling, you need ceiling tiles, nails, a hammer, an industrial stapler, chalk and adhesive. Measure the ceiling, cut tiles if needed and attach ceiling tiles using either adhesive or furring strips. The entire... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

To remove vinyl tile adhesive, scrape the adhesive up using a putty knife and a heat gun, and remove the remaining adhesive using a solvent. When using solvent, refer to the manufacturer's instructions, and work in a wel... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

To cut and glue a solid surface material counter top, such as Corian, take precise measurements and use a circular saw to make the cuts, and then use a two-part epoxy adhesive to glue the surfaces together. Consider maki... More »