How to tile a bathroom floor is not an easy task. The installation should be well completed or your tile will look awful. Installing new tile to your bathroom can be a good remodeling idea since it gives a significant effect to the whole room. However, you have to follow the right steps to end up with correct installation.
To start installing your bathroom tile, you have to firstly prepare the area including turning off the water valve and empty the toilet by flushing it. Also, loosen and remove the nuts that hold the toilet to the floor. After that, pry off the molding around the base of the wall and the currently flooring before installing the new flooring. Once everything is well prepared, how to tile a bathroom floor can be started by laying out your tile in your desired pattern using cardboard. It will help you come up with the right pattern before really installing the tile. Do a small section of your tile with mixing mortar and water and lay it down on the bathroom floor using the flat edge of trowel. Create uniform ridges using the notched edge of the towel. Now lay your tiles in your desired pattern and put a little pressure on each tile as you lay it to make the tile stick. Keep the tiles in a uniform space using a vinyl spacer in between the tiles. Once the tile is laid, apply the grout using a rubber float and water to push the grout into the crevices between the tiles. Scrape off the excess when the grout has dried with a wet sponge. After a few days of the installation, apply a sealer to your new tiles.
This is how to tile a bathroom floor. You can follow some steps above and do it yourself tiling your bathroom floor creating a fresh look in your bathroom decor.