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When installing Ceramic Tile or wood floors you always want your substraight to be level and without bumps.
Although Mortar and Mastic will provide you with a little bit of leeway it is best to remove any high spots with a hand or electric grinder.
The choices you have in tools include a hand grinder like we will be using or electric models either a hand held disk grinder or a …
When you install a sink or vanity against your wall there is a possibility of water damage and also damage from using cleaning products. To help reduce wear and drywall problems you can install a back / side splash material made of tile, stone, or even matching countertop material.
In this how-to we will install some matching tile along the left side wall.
First measure the area that needs to be filled.
Our project will take 5 tiles but since …